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Hot House Inks Deal With Eurocreme
Jan 22, 2005 6:00 AM PSTHot House Entertainment and Eurocreme, Ltd. have signed a contract making Hot House Entertainment's HH Direct the exclusive North American distributor for Eurocreme's entire video line.
'Penis Pump Judge' Hit With Three Felony Counts
Jan 21, 2005 3:00 PM PSTAfter resigning in August 2004 over allegations that he had disgraced the Oklahoma judicial system, former Judge Donald D. Thompson was charged this week with three felony counts of indecent exposure.
Video Marketing to Surge; Pop-Up Ads on Decline
Jan 21, 2005 2:01 PM PSTMore marketing will be done by video in 2005. Avenue A/Razorfish predicts that advertisers will embrace web video in 2005 and that total Internet ad spending will surge between 20 percent and 40 percent this year to more than $10 billion.
Lexxus In Playboy's Girls of Radio
Jan 21, 2005 1:17 PM PSTRadio personality Lexxus of Wzzr.com Real Radio 94.3 FM is appearing in the current Playboy Girls of Radio pictorial. Lexxus has worked often with KONG Male Enhancement supplements.
Maryland Legislator Proposes .Sex TLD
Jan 21, 2005 12:30 PM PSTMaryland state legislator Michael Smigiel Sr. is proposing a bill that would require all adult websites that transmit data within the state to have a “.sex” top-level domain.
Ruling Could Result in Large Penalties for Content Producers
Jan 21, 2005 11:00 AM PSTWhen do content producers have to pay talent? That is the question the California Supreme Court will decide when it hears the appeal of Smith vs. Superior Court. State justices will decide whether models who receive flat fees for one-day assignments are “discharged” at the end of the day.
BoobDollars Offers Epoch Payouts
Jan 21, 2005 10:46 AM PSTBoobDollars offer new affiliate options for payouts.
Association Formed to Provide DRM Standard
Jan 21, 2005 10:00 AM PSTSome of the biggest names in consumer electronics are joining together to develop a common method for sharing licensed content and fighting piracy. The new group will create a universal standard for distribution and protection of content among Internet, broadcast and mobile devices.
Campaigning Begins for .Net Registry Control
Jan 21, 2005 6:00 AM PSTPoliticking has started among the five companies competing to take over the .net top-level domain when VeriSign’s contract expires at the end of June. At issue are not only the millions of .net domains, but also the roughly $700 billion in e-commerce conducted over .net domains every year.
Summer Internext Expo Changes Format
Jan 20, 2005 3:10 PM PSTSemi-annual Internext expo – put on by AVN and parent company Teddy Communications Inc. – has officially changed its format for the upcoming event in Hollywood, Fla., slated for Aug. 5-8.
Camming Issue: An Evolving Business
One of the most visual examples of the growing maturity and success of today’s live webcam industry is found in the emergence of professional cam studios. These facilities evolved from simple locations...
Camming Issue: Models vs. Affiliates
One of the most contentious conversations among cam models today involves affiliate promotions that include unauthorized photos or videos of the models. This isn’t a matter of a model’s, network’s,...