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Legal Beat: October, 2005

Legal Beat: October, 2005
On Aug. 2 at U.S. District Court in Denver, Judge Walker D. Miller heard oral arguments regarding plaintiff's motion for a preliminary injunction in the case of Free Speech Coalition vs. Gonzales. The lawsuit seeks to restrain government enforcement of the "2257 regulations" set forth at 18 U.S.C. ... More »

Basic Essentials

Basic Essentials
Every new webmaster that enters this business does so with stars in his or her eyes. No more boss to call the shots, work your own hours, when you want, how you want. As time moves forward, the clock spins, the light at your desk burns longer and longer. Soon you are working 14 hours or more every d... More »

Tapping Into Cartoons

Tapping Into Cartoons
For fans of film and fantasy, the International Comic-Con is a convergence of epic proportions. On the show floor, Jedi warriors try out the newest light sabers, Klingons strut in full "Star Trek" regalia and Japanese goth-lolly girls with pink hair and lace panties leaf through the latest fanzines ... More »

Demand High for VOD: 2

Demand High for VOD: 2
In part one we examined the growth of video-on-demand and its role in media convergence. In today's conclusion, we'll look at XonDemand, AEBN and affiliate marketing. XonDemand's Start Founded by an anonymous group of investors in 2003, XonDemand is a relative latecomer into the field. Ryan say... More »

Demand High for VOD: 1

Demand High for VOD: 1
Lisa S. Lawless is the type of adult industry entrepreneur who prefers the term "erotic" rather than "pornographic." It's not that Lawless shies away from graphic images and content; her Colorado-based website HolisticWisdom.com offers a mixture of sex toys, sex books and videos and features a pair ... More »

Your Permanent Record

Your Permanent Record
On April 27, representatives of the Justice Department met privately with employees of various Internet service providers and the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children at the Holiday Inn Select in Alexandria, Va., where they discussed the possibility of mandatory data retention being im... More »

Overlooked Revenue

Overlooked Revenue
They're not your father's old girly magazines? Wait, maybe they are, sort of. We have all heard of the slow demise of hardcopy magazines, once the powerhouse of pornography, huge empires of ink and paper that slowly and begrudgingly gave way to this massive mix of digital flesh we call the Intern... More »

Maximizing Content

Maximizing Content
With an ever-increasing array of online distribution channels, adult producers can realize multiple revenue opportunities from a single video — but you have to be careful not to degrade the value of your product by licensing your content willy-nilly. Every other week, adult producers are hit wi... More »

The Power of Box Covers

The Power of Box Covers
The photographer's lens captures a bikini-clad young woman straddling a stone bust of a lion's head. Her skin is blemish free. There is a blond tinge to the natural auburn hair that is being gently caressed by a sea breeze. She is staring into the camera with blue-gray eyes that seem almost vacant. ... More »

Porn Beyond Porn Valley

Porn Beyond Porn Valley
A look at the top 10 mainstream companies profiting from adult Adult entertainment is estimated to be a $12-billion-a-year industry in the United States ($56 billion worldwide), and the profits are not only being enjoyed by adult-oriented powerhouses such as Vivid Entertainment, Playboy, Wicked P... More »

PROFILES & BIOS

Cam World: Q&A With Studio 20’s Andra Chirnogeanu

One of the blue-ribbon studios in the cam biz is Studio 20, which is now a global brand, with locations on both sides of the Atlantic — from Romania to Hollywood, Calif. Of course, with every strong... More »

Cam World: Model of Month Jenny Blighe Is Red-Hot

Have you found out about MyFreeCams sensation Jenny Blighe, the fiery Arkansas redhead? For the past four years, Blighe’s been camming on an almost-daily basis on MyFreeCams, building a loyal fan... More »

Justin Sayne Leather Expands Team, Gears Up for Eventful 2017

When Justin Sayne looks back on 2016, he will likely remember it as a year in which his Arizona-based company, Justin Sayne Leather, grew by leaps and bounds. Important new hires joined the company, Sayne... More »
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