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Hacker Acquittal Upheld

Dec 22, 2003 12:00 AM PST
The infamous hacker Jon Johansen who managed to crack the security code for DVDs was cleared Monday of piracy charges. Johansen was 15 when he developed a program to watch movies on a Linux-based computer

Acacia Goes After E-Learning

Dec 22, 2003 12:00 AM PST
After launching its pursuit of the e-learning industry a few months ago, Acacia Media Technologies announced its first licensing agreement with an online learning establishment based in Texas

Dutch Approve File-Sharing

Dec 21, 2003 12:00 AM PST
In the second major victory for the file-sharing community in a week, a Dutch supreme court has ruled that the maker of one of the most popular peer-to-peer software products will not be held liable for content traded over its network

UseMyBank's Payment Alternative

Dec 20, 2003 12:00 AM PST
Toronto, Ontario – In response to the ongoing credit card problems facing the adult industry, UseMyBank Services, a Canadian financial company, is offering a billing solution with zero charge backs that can help legitimate content sites accept instant payments from their clients that have online banking

Microsoft Vows To End Spam

Dec 19, 2003 12:00 AM PST
The computer giant has teamed with New York State Attorney General Eliot Spitzer to launch a series of lawsuits aimed at OptInRealBig.com LLC and its owner Scott Richter, in addition to some other well-known email marketers

RIAA Can No Longer Subpoena ISPs

Dec 19, 2003 12:00 AM PST
In an ongoing tussle between the RIAA and a number of ISPs, many of which have been forced to turn over individual user information for legal purposes, Verizon Communications took the RIAA to court

Germany Goes Hardcore

Dec 19, 2003 12:00 AM PST
Germany's broadcasting regulation board released a groundbreaking decision this week that will make the amount of porn available to Germans increase significantly and will open up greater opportunities for hardcore porn content makers

Manila Takes Stand Against Porn

Dec 18, 2003 12:00 AM PST
The president of Manila has declared a war against porn and will use the department of justice to implement a sweeping action against the makers and distributors of porn, including the talent associated with various adult magazines

Acacia Names New Defendants

Dec 18, 2003 12:00 AM PST
Acacia Technologies Group threw a surprise curve ball at the adult entertainment industry at the opening of the market Thursday with the announcement that it has added eight more adult companies to its ongoing patent litigation process

Playboy Auction Pulls in Millions

Dec 18, 2003 12:00 AM PST
Playboy's highly anticipated auction at Christie's International auction house in New York went off without a hitch this week and reaped in an estimated $2.7 million based on sales from 300 Playboy momentos


E-Stim Basics: Selling Customers on Powerboxes as Pleasure Tools

Electrosex is a commonly misunderstood pleasure practice for good reason: Most of us have negative associations with electricity; maybe we’ve been shocked after rubbing our feet across a carpeted... More »

Search Oftentimes Is Left to Chance

Adult content is frowned upon in search, whether in paid, organic or social. With the big algo updates from the past few years, Google has cleaned up search, trying to get rid of spammy and low-quality... More »

Five Tips to Generate Repeat Business

A $50 sale is great. But what if you could get that same $50 sale to come back four times in the next few months? Here are some ideas how to achieve that. 1) On your receipts, you should have an option... More »
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