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Wentworth Video 'Don't You Forget About Me' Surfaces
Aug 25, 2016 1:59 PM PDT
A new music video starring Jarec Wentworth has surfaced online almost a year since the gay porn performer was sentenced to federal prison on extortion charges.
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Former Porn Star Lady Paree Sues Facebook for $1B
Aug 25, 2016 9:43 AM PDT
Former porn star Lady Paree blames Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg for ruining her adult film career by allowing lies that she was born a man to be spread on the social network, according to a lawsuit filed at Houston federal court.
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Pink and White Productions Joins #NoProp60 Campaign
Aug 26, 2016 8:00 AM PDTPink and White Productions has joined in support of the adult industry's workers by updating its membership site CrashPadSeries.com and VOD site PinkLabel.tv with banner announcements promoting the campaign opposing Proposition 60.
San Jose Mercury News Opposes Prop 60
Aug 23, 2016 5:04 PM PDTThe Free Speech Coalition this evening noted that the San Jose Mercury News, the second largest newspaper in California, has published an editorial excoriating Proposition 60.
Clips4Sale.com Wins Another Cybersquatting Case
Aug 23, 2016 4:53 PM PDTRuling in a cybersquatting case, an arbitrator recently ordered the domain name Clips4Free.net transferred to the company that operates Clips4Sale.com.
FSC Issues Advisory for Meningitis Infections in S. Calif.
Aug 22, 2016 6:46 PM PDTThe Free Speech Coalition issued an advisory tonight stating that there is a general health alert for meningitis infections in Southern California.
U.S. Social Media Collection Proposal Is Criticized
Aug 22, 2016 3:23 PM PDTThe U.S. government is seeking to document your social media handles and pseudonyms.
Vice Looks at How Porn Laws, Prop 60 Affect Consumers
Aug 22, 2016 11:00 AM PDTGenerational and technological shifts are changing the face of adult entertainment, both for professionals, and for today’s average consumers, while culture and legalities are clashing over the boundaries of acceptable usage — but it doesn’t have to be that way.
3rd Circuit Makes 2257 Judgment Official
Aug 22, 2016 10:23 AM PDTThe 3rd Circuit on Friday made official its judgment against the Justice Department in its petition for a rehearing over a decision involving 18 U.S.C. §§2257 and 2257A.
XLoveGirls.com Ordered Transferred to XLove.com
Aug 19, 2016 12:36 PM PDTThe operator of adult cam site XLove.com was recently victorious in a cybersquatting complaint against the owner of competing site XLoveGirls.com.
Can New Tools for the Blind Help Combat Porn Piracy?
Aug 18, 2016 9:01 AM PDTAdult content copyright holders and promoters have long grappled with the profit killing effects of rampant piracy, but these victims may find a new weapon in their enforcement arsenal, courtesy of recent efforts to facilitate web surfing by the visually impaired.
LiveJasmin Wins Cybersquatting Case
Aug 16, 2016 11:13 AM PDTThe company that runs adult live cam sites LiveJasmin.com and Jasmin.com was successful in a recent cybersquatting case argued before a WIPO arbitrator.
WEB / TECH NEWS
Cinematic Visionaries Push the Envelope of Adult Filmmaking
Atop the battlements stands a vanguard of brilliantly brash luminaries, a cadre of adult industry renegades who helped thwart the very death knell sounded by rampant piracy. When an internet-fueled tide...
Veteran Producers Stay True to Vision, Adapt to Today’s Trends
After surviving the unforgiving reign of web-based market dynamics, which scythed through the chaff and left only leanly muscled players in its wake, content has risen from the ashes. It has clawed its...
Porn Overcomes Oversaturation With Revived Focus on Content
The advent of internet-driven content was both bane and boon to the porn industry, giving rise to a profit pendulum that rose sharply skyward, before swinging back brutally to cut revenues. Tube sites...