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Mainstream Search Engine Switches to Adults-Only Model
Jul 9, 2005 12:03 PM PDTIn 2000, brothers Steven and Phil Dart launched search engine topyn.com as “The Only Portal You Need.” After the tech bubble burst, the brothers revised their business model and the site has been reborn as "The Only Porn You Need."
Google, Others Bet on Power Line Broadband
Jul 9, 2005 6:00 AM PDTGoogle has joined Goldman Sachs and the Hearst Corporation in investing a combined $100 million in a Maryland company’s scheme to deliver broadband over power lines.
Doc Johnson Releases The "Wicked Weekend Kit"
Jul 8, 2005 7:04 PM PDTNORTH HOLLYWOOD, Calif. – Doc Johnson has announced the release of The Wicked Weekend Kit.
Smash Pictures Releases 'Stocking Secrets #11'
Jul 8, 2005 3:01 PM PDTHOLLYWOOD, Calif. – Smash Pictures has announced the release of "Stocking Secrets #11."
MrSkinCash.com Launches B-Movie Celeb Site
Jul 8, 2005 2:58 PM PDTCYBERSPACE – MrSkinCash.com, has announced the launch of its all B-movie celebrity site, BmovieBabes.com.
Dollars.com Shutting Down, Selling Software
Jul 8, 2005 2:31 PM PDTDollars.com is ceasing operations effective immediately, program manager Rick Latona announced. After years of attempting to develop and market the affiliate hub program, parent company Vinci Holding N.V. has decided to drop the service and sell off its assets, including the domain name.
Hidden Hardcore Content Found in Video Game
Jul 8, 2005 12:57 PM PDTCrafty gamers have unlocked extra scenes in the PC version of the popular video game “Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas” that contain explicit sex and released a downloadable modification to help others unlock the scenes.
ABCSearch in Partnership With ExactSeek.com
Jul 8, 2005 11:43 AM PDTENCINO, Calif. – ABCSearch.com, a privately held meta search engine, has announced its partnership with ExactSeek.com, an Internet search engine whose "paid inclusion" strategy targets small and medium-sized businesses.
Dark Alley Media Helps Fight AIDS
Jul 8, 2005 11:40 AM PDTNEW YORK – This past weekend, Dark Alley Media sponsored this year's "Playing for Life" tournament in New York's Central Park.
Sean Michaels Signs Half-Decade Deal with Pipedream
Jul 8, 2005 11:30 AM PDTAdult industry veteran Sean Michaels has signed an exclusive novelty licensing and development deal with Pipedream Products.
Lubes, Lotions and Potions: Manufacturers Talk Gateway Products
Sensual body care products have strong consumer interest and plenty of appeal for customers of all types. With lubes, massage oils, creams, lotions, and sprays all bringing in significant sales, manufacturers...
Cam World: Top Models Often Reinvent Their Rooms
Throughout my travels this year, after meeting with many cam models and studios, I’ve observed a recurring theme among the crème de la crème — in order to stay on top, they often...
Adult Biz Faces More Obstacles Past Prop. 60 Battle
On Feb. 1, I completed 365 days as the Free Speech Coalition’s executive director. It was a turbulent first year, and when I received the 2017 XBIZ Industry Leadership Award I was startled, humbled...