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Apple Rejects Locational Advertising

Apple Rejects Locational Advertising
One of the most powerful tools that iPhone app developers can leverage is Core Location via the CLLocationManager Class. The upshot of this technology is that the user's own physical location is accessible to the app, allowing for locally customizable information delivery and search services; such a... More »

Plain Speaking Mobile

Plain Speaking Mobile
I was recently in a meeting trying to convince a very stubborn old timer that mobile is the future. My first error was trying to explain the technology; my second was not mentioning the money earlier in our conversation / argument. Anyway, I was shown to the door to the echo of "I'm not into gimmick... More »

The Push for Paid Content

The Push for Paid Content
While I won't recite the litany of factors that have led to this situation, it will come as no surprise to premium content marketers that consumers today would rather get your wares for free than to pay you for them — and if you won't give it to them for free, then a pirate or competitor will do i... More »

In the Executive Seat: Christoph Hermes

In the Executive Seat: Christoph Hermes
As the adult industry becomes increasingly entrenched in the blossoming mobile market, fierce competition for dominance in a variety of mobile niches has become a major story this year. However, much can be learned from the pioneers of the mobile market who have been profiting from WAP, SMS and a va... More »

Will 2257 Legislation Continue? What You Need to Know

Will 2257 Legislation Continue? What You Need to Know
How much money has your company spent on complying with 2257 regulations? Most likely it has wasted thousands of dollars a year on attorney’s fees, staffing, software, and record storage in order to comply with a law that goes much further to protect government bureaucracy than children. Worse... More »

Google's Chrome Tablet

Google's Chrome Tablet
While Apple's groundbreaking iPad is garnering considerable media attention, it is by no means the only contender for the yet to be awarded crown of "tablet computing king" — as Google has shown with its recent sneak peak at a Chrome-powered tablet. Indeed, for many adult entertainment entrepr... More »

Beef up Infrastructure; Double Processed Revenues

Beef up Infrastructure; Double Processed Revenues
Well, leading EU non-card payment processor, Webbilling.com, has undergone major infrastructure upgrades this month in anticipation of continued strong growth, as merchants access significant additional revenue from European users who pay online with their bank accounts. Extended hardware upgrades w... More »

It's No 'SERPrise' — Search is Evolving

It's No 'SERPrise' — Search is Evolving
With the recent approval of the U.S. Justice Dept. and European Union of Yahoo and Microsoft's deal to combine their search operations, the ongoing rollout of Google's new "Caffeine" back-end which includes real-time incorporation of Twitter and MySpace data, and the emerging Google Goggles image se... More »

The Future of H.264

The Future of H.264
The recent public furor over Apple's lack of Flash support for the iPad is only one example of the complexities and far-reaching implications of video format selection, especially when reaching the widest possible audience is a requirement. With the underlying Apple/Adobe disputes highlighting t... More »

JRL: Cold Hard Facts

JRL: Cold Hard Facts
On the surface of it, you might think there was nothing more to the gay porn industry than who is gay, who is gay-for-pay, who's been arrested, or which porn icon is appearing on television this week. But once you look past all the gay porn blogs with their bitchiness at the ready, the endless pa... More »

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