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Stern Reportedly Near a Huge FCC Sanction
Apr 6, 2004 4:26 PM PDTIt is reported that Paris Hilton is going to nail Howard Stern. The Federal Communication Commission is preparing a six-figure proposed fine for the “King of All Media” shock jock for his one-hour show last February discussing explicit activities between Hilton and one-time lover Rick Solomon.
Will Los Angeles’ X-Con Go On?
Apr 6, 2004 1:36 PM PDTWhether or not the X-Con convention will continue is a big question mark in the adult entertainment community. Originally planned to be a monthly event, X-Con had its first expo on Sunday at downtown Los Angeles’ Entertanium.
Porn to Drive
Apr 6, 2004 1:22 PM PDTTennessee lawmakers want to make sure state motorists remember that driving is a privilege, not a right. They also want motorists to know that watching porn behind the wheel could soon be outlawed if a particular bill is approved by the state House of Representatives.
Microsoft Developers Site Makes Debut
Apr 6, 2004 12:19 PM PDTMicrosoft’s new developers site called Channel 9 doesn’t have the same charismatic feel as an XBiz discussion board, but at least it’s humble. The software giant launched its part-blog, part-geek-forum site, Channel9.msdn.com, amid little fanfare.
Gmail Slammed By Citizen's Group
Apr 6, 2004 11:17 AM PDTOnly a week after its launch, Google's Gmail has already met with harsh criticism from European citizen's groups claiming that the free email service violates Europe's strict privacy laws, which protect consumer's rights to their own communications.
Some News Can’t Be Shared Online for Free, Court Rules
Apr 6, 2004 10:26 AM PDTIn a decision involving licensing agreements, online information and the right of freedom of speech, the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said that media companies can be barred from selling some real-time information online.
X-Rated Hip-Hop Programming Grows Up
Apr 6, 2004 8:10 AM PDTThe T&A quotient is getting revved up on uncensored hip-hop TV programs as networks are pushing the button to draw bigger numbers. Black Entertainment Television is delivering booty-call numbers with its late-night “Uncut” show, and Playboy is gearing up “H.Y.P.E.”, its new block of hip-hop programming.
New Web Standard For the Future
Apr 5, 2004 3:22 PM PDTA handful of Asian countries are pushing for a new web standard that would lead the way to next-generation convergence. Japan, China, Taiwan, and South Korea are all behind the swift adoption of Internet Protocol (IP) version 6, also known as IPv6.
Announcing the Official Release of C.H.A.M.P.S
Apr 5, 2004 2:28 PM PDTARS first introduced the BYOT program, Build Your Own Tour, and we are now opening phase two of its reinvention, ARS C.H.A.M.P.S: Content Hosting Affiliate Management & Payment System! You can create your own paysites using top quality DVD content provided by our content provider; and you can now promote every site in the C.H.A.M.P.S network!
PassionProfits Opens Its Doors
Apr 5, 2004 2:19 PM PDTThe PassionProfits affiliate program opened their doors this week for a limited number of new affiliates.
PROFILES & BIOS
Q&A: Holiday Products Founder Moe Levy Reflects on Decades of Career Accomplishments
Born and raised in the Bronx, N.Y., as an only child, Moe Levy learned to become business savvy at an early age from his parents. Even more importantly, Levy says his parents instilled in him their people-oriented...
AWSummit’s Alexandru Gheorghe Has Eyes Set on Growth
The AWSummit has quickly made its mark and has become a top draw for chat hosts, studios and cam sites from all over the world. Founded by CEO Alexandru Gheorghe just two years ago, the cam-centric AW...