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Catmouse Consulting Enters Adult Arena
Oct 29, 2004 2:12 PM PDTCatmouse Consulting Enters Adult Arena
Nintendo Issues Apology, Game Systems for SuicideGirls
Oct 29, 2004 2:00 PM PDTGoth girl website SuicideGirls.com received an email from a law firm on Monday, claiming that a user’s profile was infringing on Nintendo trademarks by listing Metroid and Zelda as his favorite video games. Nintendo issued an apology for the email on Thursday, citing a computer-related mistake.
ContentGuard Acquisition Opposed By Antitrust Regulators
Oct 29, 2004 1:27 PM PDTMicrosoft Corp. and Time Warner found themselves in the antitrust hot seat Friday after the European Commission announced plans to file formal charges against both corporate giants for alleged violations related to the joint acquisition of ContentGuard Holdings, a Digital Rights Management company.
Shane’s World Launches Affiliate Program
Oct 29, 2004 1:01 PM PDTShane’s World Studios has announced the launch of their new affiliate program, Shane’s World Cash.
IBill Adopts Virtual Visa
Oct 29, 2004 1:00 PM PDTThe ongoing saga of iBill's attempts to remain in the online adult transaction processing business took a surprise turn Friday when customers began receiving email notifications about changes to their subscription status.
Bottle Rocket Babes Joins Crazy Bank
Oct 29, 2004 12:36 PM PDTBOTTLE ROCKET BABES TEAMS UP WITH CRAZY BANK!!
Porn Horror Video Causes Processor Problems
Oct 29, 2004 12:00 PM PDTBurning Angel has patched up a potential toxic wound after CCBill said the New York-based company’s “Re-Penetrator” video was “non-compliant due to depictions of extreme violence.” CCBill wanted Burning Angel to remove “all images and/or movies involving blood.”
Superintendent, LAUSD Sue Adult Webmaster
Oct 29, 2004 10:00 AM PDTSuperintendent Roy Romer and the Los Angeles Unified School District sued a man Thursday for setting up gay adult websites on a variety of domains named after L.A. government officials.
Paycom Becomes Firefox Donor
Oct 28, 2004 3:38 PM PDTAfter quickly gaining attention from the open-source community and disgruntled Microsoft users alike, the Firefox web browser garnered recent support from Paycom.net, one of the leading adult industry third-party billing processors.
Picasso Stolen From Erotic Museum
Oct 28, 2004 2:43 PM PDTIn a scene straight out of the "Thomas Crown Affair," the Erotic Museum was victim to a crime that police say had all the markings of a professional art heist. The thief struck during business hours on Tuesday and made away with an original Picasso etching titled "Block 1664.”
WEB / TECH NEWS
Dissecting an $11.9M Affiliate Marketing Judgment
The Federal Trade Commission scored another major win in early October when the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a lower court ruling, requiring LeadClick Media LLC to pay an $11.9 million award. The...
Legal Protection for Amateur Shoots
Any adult industry professional who creates video content with actual first-time amateurs will come to an early knowledge that later performer regret is commonplace. Recognized performers who regularly...