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U.S. Court Reverses Decision on Intercepted Emails
Aug 18, 2005 12:32 PM PDTA federal appeals court has ruled that even though emails are stored in computer memory during transmission, it is still criminal for an email provider — or anyone else — to secretly intercept them.
Adware Company Sues Its Own Affiliates
Aug 18, 2005 8:39 AM PDTAdware maker 180solutions, best known for a 2004 scandal in which the company was accused of stealing commissions from its own affiliates, is now suing seven former affiliates, alleging that they used underhanded tactics to install unwanted software on users’ computers.
Jameson’s Strip Club Plan Comes Under Fire
Aug 17, 2005 3:42 PM PDTAdult star Jenna Jameson’s plan to renovate a strip club and broadcast live streaming video from it has come under fire from Scottsdale community leaders.
Poor Countries Complain of Porn Influx
Aug 16, 2005 2:00 PM PDTThe Cambodian prime minister told a group of students Tuesday that rich countries should be called to task for flooding poor countries with unwanted pornography.
Supreme Court Nominee Involved in Playboy Case
Aug 16, 2005 12:00 PM PDTConservative lobbying group Public Advocate has withdrawn its support for Supreme Court nominee John Roberts, in part because it has recently come to light that Roberts once worked on behalf of Playboy Entertainment Group.
Bush Calls for Additional Consideration on .XXX
Aug 16, 2005 6:01 AM PDTAmid doubts, concerns and a call for further review on the ramifications of the sponsored top-level domain .XXX, the Commerce Department has asked for a hold on the contract with ICM Registry, the registrar for the controversial adults-only domain name.
ICANN Official Urges More Debate on .XXX
Aug 15, 2005 11:04 AM PDTICANN has made public a letter from the chairman of its Governmental Advisory Committee to its board of directors stating his concerns about international opposition to the organization’s pending approval of the .XXX sponsored top-level domain.
Jill Kelly Productions Files Chapter 11
Aug 13, 2005 11:20 AM PDTJill Kelly Productions Inc. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in Los Angeles as one of its creditors was about to foreclose on its property and seize its library of more than 250 films.
Maryland Strikes Down Child Porn Law
Aug 12, 2005 12:30 PM PDTA court of appeals ruled this week that Maryland state law does not consider downloading child pornography a crime. The decision is based on an appeal filed by a man convicted of child porn possession after police raided his home in 2003 and discovered downloaded pictures of underage girls engaged in sex acts.
AOL Wins $13 Million Spammer Judgment
Aug 11, 2005 4:39 PM PDTOnly days after Microsoft claimed victory against a spammer to the tune of $7 million, another Internet giant, America Online, won a similar spam victory – this time against an established “spam gang” known to generate some of the highest volume spam on the Internet.
WEB / TECH NEWS
E-Stim Basics: Selling Customers on Powerboxes as Pleasure Tools
Electrosex is a commonly misunderstood pleasure practice for good reason: Most of us have negative associations with electricity; maybe we’ve been shocked after rubbing our feet across a carpeted...
Search Oftentimes Is Left to Chance
Adult content is frowned upon in search, whether in paid, organic or social. With the big algo updates from the past few years, Google has cleaned up search, trying to get rid of spammy and low-quality...