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DominicFord's Porn Guardian Adds New Clients, Services
May 2, 2011 11:00 AM PDTDominicFord has expanded its copyright protection Porn Guardian watchdog service to a number of new producers along with new features.
2 L.A. Traffic Officers Moonlighting in Porn, NBC Says
Apr 29, 2011 1:00 PM PDTCity officials won't disclose the names of the two traffic enforcement officers who have been moonlighting in porn while on the job, but their identities may come to surface after NBC4 LA airs an expose tonight at 11 p.m.
Perfect 10's $25M Suit Alleges 165,000 Poached Images
Apr 29, 2011 11:45 AM PDTPerfect 10 has waged a $25 million suit against Texas-based Giganews Inc. and Livewire Services Inc., claiming the operator is illegally posting its copyrighted images on its servers.
FacebookOfSex Is Taken Offline
Apr 29, 2011 10:30 AM PDTFacebookOfSex.com, which recently was subject of a civil lawsuit brought on by social network giant Facebook, has been taken offline.
Heartbreaker Films Goes After 71 Alleged Pirates
Apr 29, 2011 9:30 AM PDTHeartbreaker Films on Thursday filed a porn BitTorrent suit against 71 John Doe defendants.
Hard Drive Productions Files 3 More BitTorrent Suits
Apr 28, 2011 10:15 AM PDTHard Drive Productions on Wednesday filed three more porn BitTorrent suits targeting those who have traded specific online videos from the "Amateur Allure" series.
Attorney Marc Randazza: Anti-Piracy Strategy Paying Off
Apr 28, 2011 6:00 AM PDTWhen it comes to fighting piracy for his clients, attorney Marc Randazza doesn’t believe in get-rich-quick schemes, instead he prefers a more multi-faceted approach in order to achieve maximum results for both his clients and the adult industry.
L.A. City Council Votes Against Library Porn Filters
Apr 27, 2011 11:45 AM PDTThe city of Los Angeles won't install filtering software to block porn on library computers, but instead will make the monitors more difficult to be seen by nearby children.
India's Cyber Cafes Told to Block Porn
Apr 27, 2011 10:00 AM PDTA new law in India now requires cyber café owners to make an effort to stop customers from viewing porn or obscene material in their establishments.
AITA to Hold Sex & Politics Event
Apr 27, 2011 8:00 AM PDTThe Adult Industry Trade Association (AITA) will be holding a special Sex and Politics meeting for members of the adult industry in London on May 9.
WEB / TECH NEWS
Retailers Talk BDSM Shopping Trends
These days, BDSM is so mainstream that it is being depicted in everything from beer commercials to telenovelas. Floggers, paddles, ball gags and handcuffs were once considered the bad boys of adult retail;...
Specialty Manufacturers Talk Popularity of Handcrafted BDSM Gear
The proverbial cat is out of the bag for fetishes — and the dog, and the dragon, and a whole other slew of kink accessories that put blindfolds and handcuffs to shame. “Fifty Shades”...
Mainstreaming of BDSM Broadens Category, Consumer Reach
It’s been just more than 30 years since Kim Basinger and Mickey Rourke lit the silver screen on fire in “9 ½ Weeks” with the film’s underlying themes of BDSM. And more than...