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Making the Leap

Making the Leap
How does an adult video production company successfully take an existing brand from the offline world to the Internet? This is a question that has challenged marketing gurus for the past decade. The Internet has launched very powerful brands such as Google, eBay and YouTube, but they all share one ... More »

Sunset Thomas to host KSEX Awards

Sunset Thomas to host KSEX Awards
Sunset Thomas, former madam of the Moonlite Bunny Ranch, host of HBO's "Cathouse", and VCA legend, will host the fifth annual KSEX Awards, to be held December 2 at Paladino's in Tarzana. Voting is underway for the fan-based awards, which include the category "Best Knob Slob". XBiz spawn XFanz ... More »

Nothing is for Free

Nothing is for Free
I've written before about some of the really cool and innovative offerings to come out of the Google brain trust and today I'm going to tell you about its latest idea: free cell phones for the masses in exchange for receiving targeted advertising via these phones. The idea came to light when Goog... More »

A Low Hurdle

A Low Hurdle
In the past, I have heard people complain that it's just too easy to get into the adult Internet business when compared to the start-up costs usually associated with an offline business. You can get free hosting, domains for $7.95 (or less), free content, RSS feeds, FHGs, etc. Seriously, all y... More »

Meanwhile, down at the Inner Whore

Meanwhile, down at the Inner Whore
Sin City's Hookers, directed by Club: Jenna's DCypher, features Hannah Harper going Deep Cover and becoming that which she is investigating. Her transition from journalist to hooker is so seamless that one forgets she was ever a journalist at all. Q. What does it say about journalism that it... More »

Hotter than a Balrog

Hotter than a Balrog
As you know, October was the anniversary month of my Ringwraith wound from that accursed Morgul blade on Weathertop, so you can forgive me for getting all Renaissance Faire on you for a second. These images are from BareMaidens, a site that was developed this year by photographer Alan, who has sh... More »

WIA Profile: Dawn Yagielowicz

WIA Profile: Dawn Yagielowicz
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 your... More »

Divide and Conquer

Divide and Conquer
A "Good vs. Evil" seminar was held during Florida Internext on the subject of extreme content, during which, according to Ken Knox of AVN Online, "...panel participants seemed to be having a hard time keeping their cool." If passions were running hot, however, it was not over disagreeing about wh... More »

What's More Important?

What's More Important?
I'm not much for rants, so I'm going to let somebody who's a little more eloquent than I am help me out here. Dr. Philip Jenkins is a distinguished professor of religious studies and history at Penn State and the author of a book (which I recommend) called "Beyond Tolerance: Child Pornography on the... More »

2257 Overload: 2

2257 Overload: 2
In part one, we examined the '2257 landscape and the role that religious conservatives played in developing it. In this conclusion, we'll look at the land of the free, aesthetics, softcore problems and more: Land of the Free The reason that the industry has not quite awakened to the urgent situa... More »

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