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Michigan Joins the "Revenge Porn" Ban Bandwagon

Michigan Joins the "Revenge Porn" Ban Bandwagon
I'm not sure why it took so long, but on May 1, 2014, the State of Michigan joined a growing number of states in seeking to criminalize "revenge porn". Michigan Senate Bills No. 924 and No. 925 would make it either a misdeameanor or a felony (depending on whether its the individual's first or subse... More »

Will Tech Solve the Condom Debate?

Will Tech Solve the Condom Debate?
One of the most contentious issues to hit the U.S. adult entertainment industry has been the highly politicized moves to mandate condoms and other protective barriers. Enforced under current workplace safety rules, these measures would no doubt help to increase performer safety, but at the cost of ... More »

WIA Profile: Kathi Stout

WIA Profile: Kathi Stout
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. Women like Kathi Stout, event director of The P... More »

Dev Depo: Clipping Magic, Masking Images Online

Dev Depo: Clipping Magic, Masking Images Online
For a wide range of web applications and users, removing an image’s background is a common yet troublesome task. While Photoshop and other tools offer powerful solutions for this chore, they can be difficult to use and are not always available to users on the go. Enter ClippingMagic.com, a fr... More »

Company Business: .XXX Looks to Future

Company Business: .XXX Looks to Future
Despite the negative predictions of many industry naysayers, the much-storied .xxx top-level domain sponsored by ICM Registry continues finding new customers. According to ICM Registry CEO Stuart Lawley, the registry is in the best position and shape since its launch, with three main factors contri... More »

Wide World of Gags

Wide World of Gags
The old proverb “silence is golden” has been part of the English language for centuries, and in consensual BDSM play, silence — or at least muffled moaning — is often achieved by using a gag. There are many different types of gags in BDSM, and they are a popular part of kinky... More »

Exec Seat: Q&A With Reporo’s Rainey Stricklin

Exec Seat: Q&A With Reporo’s Rainey Stricklin
Meet Rainey Striklin, a familiar face in the world of online adult entertainment. Striklin, Reporo’s global vice president of the company’s gay market, works with publishers and advertisers that sign on to the lucrative mobile adult ad network. Striklin is a veteran of the biz, particul... More »

Q&A With ExoClick's CEO Benjamin Fonzé

Q&A With ExoClick's CEO Benjamin Fonzé
Going into its eighth year, ExoClick is quite a success story. The Barcelona-based company, one of the largest ad networks in the world, is led by CEO, Benjamin Fonzé. Fonzé, a former webmaster, started building his open ad network in December 2006 using proprietary ad serving technol... More »

Q&A With Dr. Yvonne Fulbright on XR Brands ‘Savvy’ Line

Q&A With Dr. Yvonne Fulbright on XR Brands ‘Savvy’ Line
XR Brands has introduced its “Savvy” line of massagers, kits and intimate accessories designed with and recommended by AASECT-certified sexuality educator and published author Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright, PhD. The company said the collection matches intimate pleasure with intimate wellness,... More »

Stephen’s Corner: Pushing Policy

Stephen’s Corner: Pushing Policy
At XBIZ 360 in Hollywood I had the opportunity to speak on “The Next Web” where I noted that media policy rather than technology would have the most impact on the adult Internet over the near- to mid-term. For evidence, one only need look to the FCC as it decides whether or not to rule ... More »

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