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German Court to Review RedTube Decision
Dec 23, 2013 5:30 PM PSTA federal court here is reviewing a decision that allowed an ISP to hand over details of RedTube users who had allegedly been illegally streaming porn online.
Playboy: LeBook.com Illegally Reproduced Kate Moss Pictorial
Dec 23, 2013 5:00 PM PSTPlayboy Enterprises International, in a suit filed last week at Los Angeles federal court, claims that operators of LeBook.com have poached and reproduced on its website high-res pics of its January edition of Playboy magazine, including its 18-page pictorial of fashion model Kate Moss.
Rhode Island Legislators Target 'Revenge Porn'
Dec 23, 2013 1:30 PM PSTWill Rhode Island be the next state to outlaw "revenge porn"?
Analysis: The Great Firewall of Britain
Dec 21, 2013 6:00 AM PSTInstead of genuinely examining the potential censorship issues with such overbroad legislation, the U.K.’s prime minister, David Cameron, decided to make the porn ban his pet project. But with the gender equality pretense falling on deaf ears, he went straight to the subject sure to incite moral panic at its finest – old faithful: saving the children.
Aspiring Porn Star Gets Jail Time for Public Nudity
Dec 20, 2013 11:45 AM PSTAspiring porn star Val Midwest was sentenced to 45 days in jail today for posing for nude pictures on the lawn of her former Catholic high school.
BBC: Porn Filters Block Sex-ed Sites
Dec 18, 2013 4:45 PM PSTPorn filters used by the U.K.'s major ISPs are blocking sites offering sex education and advice on sexual health and porn addiction, the BBC reported Wednesday evening.
ATVOD Picks Board Member for Seat Once Held by Adult Biz Rep
Dec 18, 2013 2:45 PM PSTATVOD has found a replacement to fill an empty seat on its board previously held by an adult entertainment industry representative. TV veteran Alexander Kann will take over for Chris Ratcliff of Television X.
Sri Lanka Bans 1,500 Porn Sites
Dec 17, 2013 4:30 PM PSTAuthorities here have banned 1,500 porn websites from operating in the country, deeming them "obscene."
AT&T's Patented Anti-piracy System Tracks in Real-time
Dec 17, 2013 2:30 PM PSTAT&T has received a patent for new technology that will detect and block file-sharing software, as well as track which users are using it.
Prenda Law Appeals Lightspeed Media Sanctions
Dec 17, 2013 12:15 PM PSTPrenda Law attorneys yesterday appealed a recent order that levied $261,000 in sanctions over tactics used in a copyright infringement case brought on by Lightspeed Media Corp.
WEB / TECH NEWS
Adult Retailers Predict Consumer Trends for 2017
When adult e-commerce was exploding in popularity in the 2000s, some tech writers predicted that brick-and-mortar adult stores would be meeting their demise. But those obituaries were premature. E-commerce,...
2017 Outlook: Viewpoints of Top Industry Trends
Executives from the leading businesses of the online adult entertainment industry recently weighed in the question, “What do you see as the likely top trends that will influence the industry?”...