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pTerm: PuTTY for iPhones

pTerm: PuTTY for iPhones
Command line savvy techno-geeks rejoice: there's a new app based on the PuTTY feature set that will provide you with a simple SSH client and xterm terminal emulator for the iPhone and iPod Touch. It's called pTerm and version 1.0 is now available at the App Store. According to its maker, Instant ... More »

Learning About Your Site Surfers

Learning About Your Site Surfers
One of the first steps to success is to learn everything you can about your site’s visitors. It doesn’t matter what type of site you run – be it a service-oriented site such as Web hosting, a product-sales site including toy-sites and DVD-sites, a hub/portal, a pay-subscription site or even a... More »

The Scion of Sin City

The Scion of Sin City
In the not too distant past, Sin City was a leader in adult feature films. In fact, since the early '90s — the general time frame around which the well-respected porn production company came into existence — Sin City would regularly put out big-budget, story-driven and uniquely glamorous titl... More »

FSC's New Challenge to 2257

FSC's New Challenge to 2257
On Oct. 7, the Free Speech Coalition launched a lawsuit against the federal government challenging the constitutionality of 18 U.S.C. § 2257. If you are not an FSC member, don’t miss your opportunity to be included under the umbrella of this critical litigation. Why Now? On Dec. 18, 2008, t... More »

Country Snapshot: Slovenia

Country Snapshot: Slovenia
Located in central Europe, Slovenia gained independence from what was once known as Yugoslavia back in 1991. The country has a population of just over 2m people, with 1.3m having access to the fixed-line Internet at this time. Ljubljana is both the country's capital and largest city. Slovenia h... More »

What Makes a Successful Blockbuster

What Makes a Successful Blockbuster
“The best way to determine a [film’s] level of success is easy: Add 1) Total units sold; 2) Total price that cable pays for it for broadcast; 3) Any additional income from other sources. Then subtract the total production cost and if there is anything left over, then it’s a success. Oh — and... More »

Resisting the Recession

Resisting the Recession
At this point in time, despite governmental reassurances that the recession is officially over, there's no use in denying that times are tough for many companies in America and beyond; both mainstream and adult. On the adult front, despite their best efforts, "board whore" facades continue to crumbl... More »

Enlarge your Staff, Hiring for the Holiday Season

Enlarge your Staff, Hiring for the Holiday Season
Getting ready for the holiday season involves a lot of planning, especially this year. Sales numbers are rough nationwide, but let’s not crawl in a corner and give up before the holiday season has even started. In a retail environment, your staff’s sales success impacts more than just sales; it ... More »

Paying for Peace of Mind

Paying for Peace of Mind
As online adult entertainment companies continue to struggle with decreasing revenues and increasingly obsolete business models, decision makers responsible for a company's financial health are taking many steps to remain competitive and to stay in business — and prominent among these steps are va... More »

The Journey of Nica Noelle

The Journey of Nica Noelle
Nica Noelle, like many of the directors you meet in this column, is a fascinating and multidimensional figure. Growing up in Manhattan, she fell in love with Times Square, the bustle and the burlesque, and the whole sexy, alluring world she first found there. At 18 she began working in a “psy... More »

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