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COICA: Friend or Foe?

COICA: Friend or Foe?
Between the entertainment industry honing in on infringers and the current presidential administration looking to “crack down” on illegal content online, it’s no wonder that Senator Leahy’s “Combating Online Infringement and Counterfeits Act” (COICA) has been maki... More »

Now What? Video of .XXX Seminar at Phoenix Forum

Now What? Video of .XXX Seminar at Phoenix Forum
Footage From 2011 Phoenix Forum "Dot-XXX - What Next" Seminar. from Sssh.com Original Films on Vimeo. Well, here it is – the much anticipated video of the “.XXX – Now What?” seminar that was presented at webmaster trade conference The Phoenix Forum, on April 2. As you&rsqu... More »

Dot-XXX Fear and Loathing at the Phoenix Forum

Dot-XXX Fear and Loathing at the Phoenix Forum
Hunter Thompson was not there, but the Dot-XXX session was every bit as macabre as anything he could have penned! Like a pinball machine that alternated between vitriolic, dark humor, politicians caught in a lie, and outright "just plain strange", this seminar was without a doubt the most surreal an... More »

Webmasters Show Lack of Support for .XXX at Phoenix Forum

Webmasters Show Lack of Support for .XXX at Phoenix Forum
ICANN and ICM Registry finalized the contract for the .XXX “sponsored” top level domain on April 1; the news was announced on ICANN’s blog in a  post by ICANN general counsel John Jeffrey. At the same time, popular adult webmaster trade show Phoenix Forum was taki... More »

Update: CalOSHA, AHF’s Campaign to Mandate Condoms

Update: CalOSHA, AHF’s Campaign to Mandate Condoms
Since 2009, AIDS Healthcare Foundation has been waging a campaign against the adult industry in order to mandate regulations for condom use on adult production sets. Shortly after AHF began filing complaints against AIM (AIM Medical Associates), several adult industry talent agencies and producti... More »

Improve Your eCommerce Business

Improve Your eCommerce Business
While there are a lot of experts in the field of eCommerce, sometimes it can be almost like pulling teeth to get a straight answer about what is required in order to build and operate a successful business website.  There are a lot of half-hearted tips, tiny little things that anyone could figu... More »

Dating: Free Members Vs Paying Ones

Dating: Free Members Vs Paying Ones
Professional dating services were around long before the advent of the Internet, but in the digital age, dating websites have taken matchmaking to a whole new level — and that includes adult dating sites. From gay dating sites to BDSM dating sites to Cougar/MILF dating sites to swinger dating... More »

Gamma Entertainment Supports Efforts Against .XXX

Gamma Entertainment Supports Efforts Against .XXX
Our friends at Gamma Entertainment have pledged to donate funding to FSC and support our efforts to protect adult online businesses from censorship and many other pitfalls associated with the .XXX sTLD. For many online businesses, Gamma’s actions highlight the dilemma that has resulted from... More »

Adult Comes Full Circle

Adult Comes Full Circle
As an Internet porn evangelist, part of my job is to find the sunny side of online adult entertainment and to share it with you. After all, as the most common, widespread and culturally ubiquitous form of artistic expression, “erotica,” can’t be all bad. And when it is combined wit... More »

FSC Launches Anti-.XXX Campaign: .XXX, A Bad Investment — Just Say NO!

FSC Launches Anti-.XXX Campaign: .XXX, A Bad Investment — Just Say NO!
Free Speech Coalition (FSC) announced today that it is launching an anti – .XXX campaign and urges adult online businesses to not buy into the newly-approved .XXX sTLD. “Collectively, adult businesses understand that .ICM’s .XXX is bad for the adult entertainment industry. FSC i... More »

BUSINESS ANALYSIS

Retailers, Distributors Report Growth in Male Sex Toys Market

Adult retail has been undergoing a transformation in recent years. The adult stores of the 1990s and 2000s focused heavily on porn video sales and catered to a predominantly male clientele, but these days,... More »

VR Hardware: The Foundation of Immersive Technology

From cameras to headsets to controllers, software and more, virtual reality technology is more than the VR content experience itself — it also surrounds the tools that are needed to create and consume... More »

Sexperts Tout Men’s Wellness Benefits of Pleasure Products

Sex, more and more, is being discussed not only from an erotic standpoint, but also, from a health and wellness standpoint. MensHealth.com, MensJournal.com and many other mainstream websites have been... More »
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