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WIPO Arbitrators Put 'Gaydar' on Its Radar
Jun 15, 2011 9:45 AM PDTIt was an easy win before WIPO arbitrators for a gay dating site company that operates Gaydar, GaydarGirls and GaydarNation.
Tunisia Blocks Porn Sites Again
Jun 15, 2011 6:00 AM PDTThe country’s Internet agency said it will apply a court ruling to block all porn websites, sparking a new round of controversy over censorship.
Lodsys, Facing 4 Declaratory Suits, Sues 10 Companies
Jun 14, 2011 10:30 AM PDTMore mainstream companies have filed against Lodsys with declaratory suits seeking to invalidate its patent claims, but the patent holding company just filed a new suit naming 10 defendants.
Isaacs Prosecutors Plan on Calling 8 Forensics Experts
Jun 14, 2011 9:45 AM PDTFederal prosecutors trying Ira Isaacs in Los Angeles are planning on calling eight experts specializing in computer forensics when his obscenity case goes to trial.
Busy Week for Porn BitTorrent Suits With 11 Filings
Jun 13, 2011 9:45 AM PDTEleven copyright infringement suits were filed against thousands of alleged porn BitTorrent users last week — one of the busiest in terms of adult copyright litigation.
Weiner May Have Violated 2257 Requirements, Piccionelli Says
Jun 11, 2011 2:00 PM PDTRep. Anthony Weiner and all media outlets that have broadcast his clothed and unclothed bottom half may have violated the federal record-keeping requirements of 18 U.S.C. § 2257, adult entertainment industry attorney Greg Piccionelli told XBIZ on Saturday.
Apple Intervenes in Lodsys Suit Against iOS Developers
Jun 10, 2011 9:15 AM PDTApple has intervened in a lawsuit that patent holding company Lodsys has waged against iOS developers, arguing that the company is fully licensed to use Lodsys technology and that going after iOS developers could adversely affect Apple's app business.
ACLU Wants Utah Anti-Porn Law Permanently Blocked
Jun 9, 2011 3:00 PM PDTThe ACLU, various artists and Internet service providers want a federal court to stop enforcement of a 2005 Utah anti-pornography law because they say it is unconstitutional.
CP Charges Tossed Over Photoshopped Images
Jun 8, 2011 4:45 PM PDTA state appellate court ruled Wednesday that a man who photoshopped his 13-year-old daughter's head onto bodies of women in erotic poses shouldn't have been convicted of possessing child pornography because the pictures didn't show minors engaging in sex acts.
European Police Shut Down Web Pirate Kino.to
Jun 8, 2011 2:30 PM PDTA coordinated multi-country raid has brought down file-sharing site Kino.to.
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Q&A: Holiday Products Founder Moe Levy Reflects on Decades of Career Accomplishments
Born and raised in the Bronx, N.Y., as an only child, Moe Levy learned to become business savvy at an early age from his parents. Even more importantly, Levy says his parents instilled in him their people-oriented...
AWSummit’s Alexandru Gheorghe Has Eyes Set on Growth
The AWSummit has quickly made its mark and has become a top draw for chat hosts, studios and cam sites from all over the world. Founded by CEO Alexandru Gheorghe just two years ago, the cam-centric AW...