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Founder of Web Didn't Dare Charge for Services
Jun 16, 2004 1:21 PM PDTOne of the founding fathers of the Internet, Tim Berners-Lee, told an audience in Helsinki Wednesday that the Internet never would have existed if he had charged money for the inventions that eventually led to the World Wide Web.
Corporate America Takes Aim at Phishers
Jun 16, 2004 11:53 AM PDTSeveral large corporations announced plans this week to combat a form of identity theft known as "phishing," which frequently uses big-name companies as fronts for stealing personal identification information from consumers.
Larry Flynt Productions' Office to Face Protest
Jun 16, 2004 11:00 AM PDTXBiz has learned the nation's largest AIDS organization will protest the offices of Larry Flynt Productions Thursday as it tries to convince the adult company to implement a condom-only policy for all of its productions.
SEXMoney.com Launches More Gay Sites
Jun 16, 2004 10:40 AM PDTAffiliate program SEXMoney.com went live this week with six new gay sites, including gay group sex site GaySlam.com, NailThatAss.com, GayJungleFever.com, GayPlatoon.com, BackDoorLatinos.com, and CumCravingGuys.com, an extreme hardcore gay cumshot site.
Outback Productions Chooses D-Theater
Jun 16, 2004 9:26 AM PDTOutback Productions said Wednesday it plans to release its films in D-Theater format. The Los Angeles-based production company, which shoots David Lynch-inspired porn, is the first in adult to offer the sharp-picture, crisp-sound format.
Experts ID Virus Targeting Cellphones
Jun 15, 2004 3:24 PM PDTAn antivirus company says it has discovered what is believed to be the first computer virus capable of spreading over cellphone networks. Kaspersky Labs has discovered Cabir, a network worm that infects phones running Symbian wireless operating systems, particularly on the Nokia brand.
Sireine.com Offers Adult DVD Rentals
Jun 15, 2004 2:51 PM PDTSireine.com is a discreet and convenient online adult DVD rental site, operating as an adult version of Netflix.
FightThePatent Launches 2257Lookup.com
Jun 15, 2004 1:16 PM PDTWith the recent announcement from Attorney General John Ashcroft that 2257 records inspections might soon become a tool for federal prosecutors, many webmasters are wondering how to dig themselves out of the quagmire of paperwork and record keeping to stay in the clear.
SpiceCash Presents BDSMHardcore.com
Jun 15, 2004 1:06 PM PDTSince 1997, Wasteland.com's nasty little brother, BDSMHardcore.com has attracted "edge" surfers looking for bizarre and unusual fetish content.
United Pimps Launch WeConvert.Com
Jun 15, 2004 10:38 AM PDTUnited Pimps is overhauled with new sites and features and is now called WeConvert.com
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