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Atomic Falls Updates Media Conductor
Nov 25, 2004 7:00 AM PSTAtomic Falls, a video-on-demand (VOD) solution provider, has released version 3.0 of its Media Conductor VOD platform, offering a solution that provides the software tools needed to create, manage, and deliver a complete Internet based VOD system.
CIA Funds Chat Room Eavesdropping Research
Nov 24, 2004 3:15 PM PSTThe U.S. intelligence community has been funding extended research into the surveillance of Internet chat rooms, according to government documents unearthed by a privacy advocacy group and reviewed by XBiz. The documents detail a plan to monitor and identify individuals engaged in chat room discussions.
2000Charge Offers EU Direct Debit
Nov 24, 2004 2:20 PM PST2000Charge offers EU Direct Debit so online merchants optimize their international revenues with a safe and reliable international billing solution.
Canadian Group Says Adult Content Related to Child Violence
Nov 24, 2004 1:50 PM PSTThe Canadian Institute for Education on Family released a new study this week that calls for increased government involvement in the adult entertainment industry even though it says there is no causal relationship between viewing adult content and engaging in deviant behavior.
Opera 7.60 Offers Dynamically Resized Web Pages
Nov 24, 2004 12:30 PM PSTOpera Software announced this week that its new browser release in January will include a feature for rendering a web page to fit a screen regardless of screen size.
Offshore Movie Pirate Ordered to Pay $28 Million
Nov 24, 2004 11:30 AM PSTAs the Motion Picture Association of America's fight against piracy and file-sharing gains momentum, the MPAA's legal team won a victory against a Malaysian man accused of pirating movie content through a paid membership website.
California Authorities Charge 2 Live Crew Concert Obscene
Nov 24, 2004 10:36 AM PSTThe 2 Live Crew, which battled obscenity charges years ago in the U.S. Supreme Court, has given the owners of Little Switzerland some potential trouble. California regulators say they witnessed partially nude lap dancing, simulated sex acts and explicit lyrics at a concert.
German Version of Firefox in Hot Water
Nov 24, 2004 6:00 AM PSTAfter promising to offer a browser free of adware and spyware – a feature that made Firefox instantly favored by a large sector of the online community – the German version of the popular open-source browser is being heavily criticized for using adware.
Supreme Anime Launches Site
Nov 23, 2004 8:31 PM PSTwww.SupremeAnime.com is an all-inclusive site that was created by Anime fans to satisfy every need of the Anime & Manga enthusiast. www.SupremeAnime.com is the premier provider of ANIME and MANGA merchandise offering a selection of over 10,000 ANIME and MANGA DVD’s, graphic novels, and books. The site was launched November 14, 2004.
Hustler Wins Big In Milan
Nov 23, 2004 8:11 PM PSTJESSICA JAYMES, HUSTLER’S FIRST-EVER CONTRACT STAR, & HUSTLER DIRECTOR DENIS MARTI WIN BIG AT THE INTERNATIONAL EROTIC FAIR IN MILAN
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