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It’s (Earl) Miller’s Time Again

It’s (Earl) Miller’s Time Again
He’s shot hundreds of thousands of images of the most beautiful adult stars in the world and was Penthouse magazine’s go-to photographer in the magazine’s glory days. But what many people may not know about legendary lensman Earl Miller is that he was also a struggling actor, shot ... More »

Mighty Aphrodite

Mighty Aphrodite
From Poland to the Czech Republic to the Ukraine, Eastern Europe has had numerous adult entertainment companies in the post-communist era — and another East European country that has been known for its abundance of adult activity is Hungary. Many adult companies are based in the Hungarian cap... More »

Power Branding

Power Branding
It started with a bullet vibrator. The original Power Bullet vibrator caused a sensation when it came out in 2005. Silver colored, with a small rubber button on one end, the two-inch vibrator was waterproof, operated on watch batteries, and had enough vibration power to wiggle itself out of an open ... More »

Executive Seat: Milton, Not So Private

Executive Seat: Milton, Not So Private
Anyone who doesn’t think that Berth Milton could be the most interesting man in adult entertainment had better reconsider. That’s because there will be a bigbudget mainstream movie detailing the amazing life of Milton, the chairman and CEO of Private Media Group. William Morris Endeavor... More »

WIA Profile: Sarah Collins

WIA Profile: Sarah Collins
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. How did you get into this business? I wish I ... More »

Company Profile: L3 Payments

Company Profile: L3 Payments
Any way you cut it, having an adult business is risky business. If it’s not concern over record keeping, it’s worrying about copyright infringement or how to keep a company afloat in times when nearly every type of porn is free for the taking. But what’s even more important to the... More »

EMC2: Full of Solutions

EMC2: Full of Solutions
Anyone who wants to start a business should know that online payment processing probably is not the optimum arena for a newcomer. The competition is fierce among the almost numberless companies in this crowded field. And yet, since EMC2 Billing launched in 2005 this firm not only has survived but h... More »

WIA Profile: Holly Ruprecht

WIA Profile: Holly Ruprecht
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. How did you get into the business? I was doin... More »

WIA Profile: Francine Amidor

WIA Profile: Francine Amidor
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. Her email signature says “Accounting Dep... More »

Executive Seat: Building Bluebird’s Brand

Executive Seat: Building Bluebird’s Brand
Lead more and follow less — the hallmark of a true executive and the mantra of Bluebird Film’s Drew Dixon. The Vice President of Sales for the progressive feature film company said he believes trends come and go but high quality product speaks for itself. And with Bluebird’s dedic... More »

LEGAL PERSPECTIVES

Randazza: Trump Victory, Big Prop 60 Win

On Tuesday afternoon, I boarded a transatlantic flight. Given all of the negativity in the 2016 presidential race, I was delighted that I would be absent for the results. I found both Donald Trump and... More »

Dissecting an $11.9M Affiliate Marketing Judgment

The Federal Trade Commission scored another major win in early October when the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a lower court ruling, requiring LeadClick Media LLC to pay an $11.9 million award. The... More »

Legal Protection for Amateur Shoots

Any adult industry professional who creates video content with actual first-time amateurs will come to an early knowledge that later performer regret is commonplace. Recognized performers who regularly... More »
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