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10 Reasons to Make Top 10 Lists

10 Reasons to Make Top 10 Lists
THE POWER OF A TOP 10 LIST IS OFTEN MISJUDGED When coming from the right authority it can be a powerful tool for marketing opinion or can spark up personal debate. These are the top 10 reasons why top 10 lists are so popular according to Jamza.com, a social network for people who like and enjoy d... More »

Four in Five U.S. Adults Online

Four in Five U.S. Adults Online
According to a recent Harris Poll, the number of adults who are online at home, in the office, at school, library, or other locations continues to grow at a steady rate. In the past year, the number of online users has reached an estimated 178 million, a ten percent increase. In research among 2,0... More »

Strokerz World

Strokerz World
My name is Stroker Serpentine and I am a pervert. No, this article is not the ardent confession of a 12-stepper. I proudly claim the mantle of pervert, as few are aware of the Latin derivation of the word: pervertere: to overturn, corrupt, pervert, from per thoroughly + vertere to turn: "to cause... More »

Mixed Blessings of Web 2.0

Mixed Blessings of Web 2.0
By now, we can be reasonably certain everyone who has any interaction with the Internet whatsoever has heard the term "Web 2.0." What is not quite so clear for most of us is exactly what Web 2.0 means. In general, Web 2.0 refers to the continuous process of transforming the Internet from a collec... More »

The World Wide Phenomenon

The World Wide Phenomenon
When Raffi Vartanian was a kid, he fell in love with the movie business. Growing up in Hollywood, Calif., he was surrounded by film studios, and he ached to be part of that. As he grew older, he worked in some films as an extra and even scored a few small speaking parts. Today, Vartanian is firml... More »

Sin Taxes on Adult Websites

Sin Taxes on Adult Websites
On Jan. 1, Texas' new statewide sales tax on strip clubs officially went into effect; patrons must now pay a $5 surcharge whenever they enter a strip club anywhere in the Lone Star State, and similar "sin taxes" or "poll taxes" are being considered or discussed in Florida and New Mexico. For adul... More »

WIA Profile: Belladonna

WIA Profile: Belladonna
Each month, industry news media organization XBIZ spotlights the career accomplishments and outstanding contributions of Women in Adult. WIA profiles offer an intimate look at the professional lives of the industry's most influential female executives. What is your role and responsibility at Bell... More »

Director's Chair: Vividly Wicked

Director's Chair: Vividly Wicked
Born outside the nation’s capital and raised in Minnesota, director David Stanley comes from a family of “iconoclasts, poets and radicals.” His parents actually taught him that all expressions of sexuality were “valid and beautiful,” as long as you didn’t hurt anyone. They also told him ... More »

Foreign Affairs

Foreign Affairs
On one hand, it seems so exotic, so easy, so, well... je ne sais quoi, this idea of directing pornography in a foreign country. France, Spain, Hungary, the Czech Republic, or perhaps alluring lands like Japan or Thailand, locales far from the right wing red state ideals so pervasive in the U.S. P... More »

AbbyWinters.com Comes to America

AbbyWinters.com Comes to America
Australian amateur website AbbyWinters.com brought a contingent to the U.S. for the first time in January when a group of AbbyWinters.com models, support personnel and executives came to Las Vegas to meet U.S. adult industry players and fans. The AbbyWinters.com booth, a rolling expanse of arti... More »

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