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WH Smith Takes Entire Site Offline After Porn E-book Scandal
Oct 14, 2013 1:15 PM PDTWH Smith, calling some of its e-book titles it sells "unacceptable," has taken its entire U.K. site offline until all "abuse-themed" titles are removed from its product listings
ATVOD Begins Talks With U.K. Processors Over Foreign Porn Sites
Oct 14, 2013 12:00 PM PDTThe top U.K. processors on Monday said that last week's summit hosted by U.K. video-on-demand regulator ATVOD provided a "starting point" discussion on a plan that could effectively block revenue generated by foreign hardcore porn sites.
London Police Seeks to Shut Down Torrent Sites
Oct 9, 2013 4:00 PM PDTA number of major torrent sites have found their domain names suspended by their registrars following formal requests from City of London Police.
Britons Spend 1 in Every 12 Minutes Online, Study Says
Oct 7, 2013 5:30 PM PDTA new study into Britain's online habits has found that users now average 43 hours a month, or one in every 12 minutes of their lives, in front of a computer screen.
Vice.com Article Discusses Ethics in Porn
Oct 4, 2013 1:30 PM PDTVice.com's "Worry About Porn Stars, Not What They Act Out On Screen" includes interviews with Nichi Hodgson, who has launched the Ethical Porn Partnership; producer Petra Joy; and performer Kitty Stryker.
U.K.'s Ofcom Accessed Porn 4,000 Times
Sep 30, 2013 1:00 PM PDTU.K. media regulator Ofcom has hit porn sites more than 4,000 times in the last 90 days, a think tank investigation has revealed.
U.K. Escort Agency 1st to Use Bitcoin Currency
Sep 30, 2013 8:00 AM PDTA U.K. escort agency is now allowing its customers to use bitcoin Internet currency on its website to pay for their sex services.
Video: Q&A With ATVOD’s Pete Johnson at XBIZ EU
Sep 29, 2013 9:45 AM PDTVideo footage of an interview with ATVOD’s Pete Johnson at XBIZ EU is now available on YouTube.
Video: XBIZ EU 'Sex & Censorship' Rally
Sep 27, 2013 10:30 AM PDTVideo footage of the complete Sex & Censorship town hall rally held Monday at XBIZ EU’s annual London convention is now available on YouTube.
Study Finds 51% of U.K. WiFi Hotspots Allow Porn
Sep 25, 2013 8:15 AM PDTMore than half of all U.K. WiFi hotspots allow access to porn, a new study has found.
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