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The Empire Strikes Back: 2

The Empire Strikes Back: 2
In part one, we looked at HR 4472 and the practical effect of the changes it made to Section 2257. In this conclusion, we'll look at what webmasters should do to comply with these new amendments. What Should Webmasters and Producers Do to Comply with the Amendments? A five year prison term is no... More »

The Empire Strikes Back: 1

The Empire Strikes Back: 1
On Thursday, July 27, 2006, President Bush signed House Resolution 4472 into law, an enactment with profound effects for adult webmasters. When does HR 4472 Take Effect? Bills passed by both houses of Congress become effective upon signing by the President in the absence of provisions in the Bil... More »

Hitting the Speed Limit

Hitting the Speed Limit
Six years into the technology-laden 21st century, the number of new users logging onto the Internet should be exploding. However, a telltale sign of changing times began to appear in user statistics in 2005, where the global online population increased by only 5 percent, compared to the 20 percent ... More »

IPTV Takes a Front Seat

IPTV Takes a Front Seat
In the ongoing mission to expand markets and widen the scope of worldwide adult broadcast distribution, the latest buzz is Internet Protocol Television (IPTV), considered by many to be the next bleeding-edge technology poised to explode. But some critics aren't convinced. "Availability of hard... More »

Porn Gets Lots of Coverage

Porn Gets Lots of Coverage
In the 2000s, there has been no shortage of well-known mainstream magazines, newspapers and websites willing to run articles pertaining to the adult entertainment industry — mainstream publications have included the Wall Street Journal, Rolling Stone, Daily Variety, Forbes, Salon.com, Maxim, the H... More »

Crossing Over

Crossing Over
All new technology finds itself starting in adult and moving toward mainstream. The launch of T3Report.com was no different in its growth process, and in looking back, I wanted to share some experiences that go beyond what I learned during that initial launch period and address the issue of the "... More »

Partner Accounts for Profit

Partner Accounts for Profit
Partner accounts here, partner accounts there; it seems like it’s all about getting them, with these two words being seen more and more on the various online adult industry message boards, resource sites, blogs and chat forums: “Hunting for partner accounts,” “seeking PA’s” and other att... More »

Content is King, Once Again

Content is King, Once Again
This rant isn't meant to salt anyone's game or discourage competition; it's just practical advice. Every time I log into StatsRemote.com, 10 new programs pop up. It seems as if every monkey with $600 for NATS and some hosting is trying to make it in the program game. Can you see the problem yet? ... More »

Pornography and Acceptance

Pornography and Acceptance
Let's face it, no matter how many people use our services, when asked in public, they still will say they don't like porn. Because of the nature of our content, we have to fight an uphill battle for social acceptance, and we are only making that battle harder on ourselves. Right now, as an indust... More »

Producing Adult

Producing Adult
How important is the role of a director in a gonzo production? Not very, according to Michael Stefano, director at Platinum X Productions and Red Light District. "The whole 'director' term is just a joke anyway because anybody with a camera directs now," Stefano explains. "It's just a word so tha... More »

OPINIONS & VIEWS

‘Alternative Facts’ of PC vs. Mac Users

Now that we live in a world of “alternative facts” it feels like somehow everyone has become a little more critical about what information and data they are digesting, and where it came from. Don’t... More »

Putting a Dollar Figure on Your Website's Worth

Daily, I get asked the question, “what’s my website worth.” And it’s the hardest question for me to answer. Someone will go to my website and fill out the contact form, put in... More »

New Solutions Require a Bullheadedness, Different Process

Each January we lead a small group of industry leaders on a tour of the crazy innovations at the Consumer Electronic Show in Las Vegas. It’s a grind on our bodies. We all train for it beforehand.... More »
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