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Super Bowl Ad Spend

 Super Bowl Ad Spend
Super Bowl Ad Spend Reaches $1.84 Billion as the escalating chatter surrounding Super Bowl XLII is not just about the teams competing for the 2008 championship. The TV commercials that will appear during the game are also the subject of growing anticipation and speculation. TNS Media Intelligence ha... More »

Learning to Let Go

Learning to Let Go
"Fuck all that, it's time to get onto these…" or so the rock 'n' roll song goes. Yes, I may be a Pink Floyd fan, but even if I wasn't, I couldn't have said it any better — but this month's column isn't about a song, it's about my life, my love and my work. Back in early August, I posted a blo... More »

Do You Really Bill the UK?

Do You Really Bill the UK?
www.webbilling.com, 2008/2009 Xbiz Awards Alternative Processing nominee and global leader in the provision of real European Direct Debit solutions has announced commencement of real direct debit billing for the UK for their client merchants. For over ten years Webbilling.com has focused on the use... More »

I Got Your Convergence

I Got Your Convergence
All industries love buzzwords that hold the promise of vast financial reward while simultaneously maintaining an aura of mystery and exclusivity. Sometimes a buzzword pertains to something that has already happened and taken hold of the public imagination, but just as often it refers to a movement o... More »

Bono makes the world smaller with $325m investment

Bono makes the world smaller with $325m investment
U2's front man Bono made news as the venture capital firm that he is a partner in, invested $325M for 25% stake in Palm Computers (article) Some have looked at this news with amusement as why would Bono, known for his outspoken fight against hunger and oppression, is investing in a technology com... More »

A Little Research Goes A Long Way

A Little Research Goes A Long Way
Update: AVN has corrected their article since I originally posted this entry. The headline now reads "China Shut Down 44,000 Porn Sites in 2007." Normally, I opt out of criticizing XBIZ's competition; everybody makes mistakes, and it likely wouldn't take long to find errors and problems in my o... More »

Sex and the City Hall

Sex and the City Hall
According to one ex-employee of the Redding, Calif. city government, Redding’s City Hall had more sexual intrigue going on behind the scenes than an episode of As The World Turns. Danny Baugh, Redding’s former construction manager, referred to City Hall as a “cornucopia of inappropriate e-m... More »

LA Times Drops Filters

LA Times Drops Filters
I normally don’t pay too much attention to the inner-workings of newspapers, but I received an email today that touched upon an area that I am interested in: the politics of Internet filtering in the home, school and workplace. Ostensibly an internal memo to LA Times employees from Sam Zell, th... More »

The End of the Beginning?

The End of the Beginning?
When I saw attorney and Free Speech Coalition Board Chair Jeffrey Douglas recently at a Los Angeles trade event, where he was speaking on a panel after having just returned from Phoenix and the just-concluded JM/5 Star obscenity case, he was like a new man. With an irrepressible Cheshire cat grin... More »

Operation: Desert Stormy

Operation: Desert Stormy
Once again, XBIZ Video presents two of porn's most beloved journalists discussing one of the products available in the adult marketplace: Operation: Desert Stormy by Wicked Pictures. Joanne Cachapero: What do you get when you spend $250,000 on an adult title? Well, these days, the big-budget whop... More »

PROFILES & BIOS

Cam World: Jim Austin Puts Stripchat / xHamsterLive on the Cutting Edge

Meet Jim Austin, head of business development for Stripchat and xHamsterLive. Austin helps run the two free online communities where amateur models — women, men, couples and transgender folk —... More »

Crave’s Jack Morocco Brings Fresh Perspective to Channel Manager Role

Jack Morocco must be in the right career. They’ve been hit on by Nina Hartley and already had to fend off Ron Jeremy, all in their short one-and-a-half years with San Francisco boutique outfit Crave.... More »

Cam World: Cam Star of Month BlazeFyre Loves to Be a Pleaser

Webcam model BlazeFyre certainly is looking forward to a fruitful 2017. She just moved into new digs this past month, and is eagerly anticipating another banner year as a Chaturbate web model. The naturally... More »
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