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AEBN's Coffman Proposes Internet Task Force
Feb 20, 2009 4:30 PM PSTOne of the primary responsibilities of the task force would be to find ways to encourage more Internet purchases of goods, services, information and entertainment.
U.S. Senator Cites XBIZ Article in Attempt to Steer Questions
Feb 20, 2009 3:30 PM PSTThe Senate Judiciary Committee has slated a Thursday vote on the nomination of David Ogden for deputy attorney general.
2257 Upheld in Connections Case
Feb 20, 2009 3:00 PM PSTThe United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit has upheld the 18 U.S.C. § 2257 federal record-keeping law in the long-contested Connections case.
J's Distributing, Stiletto Magazine Sue City of Paramount, Calif.
Feb 19, 2009 6:00 PM PSTGentlemen's club magazine Stiletto and its distributor, J's Distributing, filed a complaint Wednesday against the city of Paramount, Calif., after officials removed the magazines from stands in an effort to enforce a city ordinance meant to protect minors.
Wash. Porn Tax Bill Dumped
Feb 19, 2009 9:00 AM PSTA state bill that would have added an 18.5 percent sales tax to adult entertainment materials has been dumped without a hearing in the state Legislature.
Manhunt.net Donates $10,000 to FSC
Feb 18, 2009 4:30 PM PSTGay social networking site Manhunt.net has donated $10,000 to the Free Speech Coalition in an effort to help fund the challenges to 18 U.S.C. §2257.
FSC Sponsors 12th Annual Celebrate Free Speech Lobbying Days
Feb 18, 2009 2:30 PM PSTThe Free Speech Coalition is sponsoring the 12th annual Celebrate Free Speech Lobbying Days, an advocacy event for adult entertainment industry professionals, in Sacramento March 9-10.
Devinn Lane Drops Vivid, Digital Playground, Others, From Suit
Feb 18, 2009 11:30 AM PSTFormer adult star Devinn Lane has dropped numerous adult entertainment and digital media companies from a lawsuit that claimed they profited from domain names similar to her performer name.
Private Media's Milton Faces Large Tax Bill
Feb 17, 2009 2:30 PM PSTFollowing a Swedish court judgment Private Media Group owner Berth Milton Jr. has been handed a large tax bill that’s in the millions.
TheEroticReview.com Owner Arrested in Alleged Murder-for-Hire Plot
Feb 17, 2009 12:15 PM PSTThe owner of TheEroticReview.com has been arrested in Phoenix on murder conspiracy charges after allegedly hiring a hit man to kill an online adult model who sued him last year.
WEB / TECH NEWS
Breaking the Fourth Wall: VR Production Tactics, Techniques
The tech world has long seen the cyclic debut of fabulous (and fabulously expensive) products, which initially wowed pundits and early adopters, but were left antiquated with the next round of releases. Virtual...
Retailers, Distributors Report Growth in Male Sex Toys Market
Adult retail has been undergoing a transformation in recent years. The adult stores of the 1990s and 2000s focused heavily on porn video sales and catered to a predominantly male clientele, but these days,...
VR Hardware: The Foundation of Immersive Technology
From cameras to headsets to controllers, software and more, virtual reality technology is more than the VR content experience itself — it also surrounds the tools that are needed to create and consume...