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U.K. Imposes New Age-Verification Law
Monday, November 17, 2014
Online distributors of adult content in the U.K. will be forced to block R18 video-on-demand adult content before users are able to reach age-verified pay walls, according to a new law that targets content strength. The law is slated to go into effect Dec. 1.
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U.K. Officials Asked to Review 'Extreme Pornography' Law
Monday, October 27, 2014
A man who was wrongly accused of possessing a video of a woman having sex with a tiger is attempting to change the law on "extreme pornography" in the U.K.
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Webstream Honored With 2015 XBIZ Award Nomination
Tuesday, November 18, 2014Webstream, which offers a robust self-serve live cam and chat platform, said today that it is proud to announce its nomination for the 2015 XBIZ Awards' category Software Company of the Year.
U.K. Lawmakers Planning to Force Age Verification
Monday, October 27, 2014The U.K. governmentâ€™s Department of Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) is planning to make age verification mandatory for all adult websites.
Arbitrator Rules in Favor of Lovehoney in UDRP Case
Monday, October 20, 2014Lovehoney Ltd. last week scored a victory at WIPO after the sex toy retailer filed a claim over a company that had registered and apparently profited from the domain Lovehoney.co.
U.K. Porn Star Rebecca More Asks to 'Lay Me on a Lorry'
Monday, October 20, 2014U.K. porn star Rebecca More is on a nationwide road trip that is making more than just eyes pop out. Her carnal escapades is part of film shoot for adult channel Television X, whose viewers will see her copulating with 20 competition winners in a cargo truck.
â€˜Revenge Pornâ€™ Crimes Could Lead to 14-Year Sentences in the U.K.
Wednesday, October 08, 2014The U.K.'s Crown Prosecution Service said this week that it has updated its legal guidance for "revenge porn" prosecutions.
Manex Rekarte Joins the Bijoux Indiscrets Sales Team
Tuesday, September 23, 2014Bijoux Indiscrets announced that Manex Rekarte has joined the companyâ€™s sales team.
Luisa Zissman, Russell Kane Hosting Paul Raymond Awards
Thursday, September 18, 2014Paul Raymond Publications confirmed that "The Apprentice" and "Celebrity Big Brother" star Luisa Zissman will host the 2014 Paul Raymond awards on Nov. 24 alongside comedian Russell Kane.
DIMOCO Analyzes Spanish Mobile Payment Market
Tuesday, September 16, 2014DIMOCO has released its analysis of the Spanish mobile payment market.
Net1on1 Named U.K. Distributor for Lovehoney's '50 Shades' Line
Monday, August 18, 2014Net1on1 Wholesale has signed on to become an official U.K. distributor of Lovehoney's "Fifty Shades Of Grey" product collection, the company announced today.
Ofcom Report: Only 10% of New U.K. Users Choose Filters
Thursday, July 24, 2014New U.K. broadband users overwhelmingly want their online porn, according to a new communications regulator Ofcom report.
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Law of Sex: Fighting Private Censorship
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