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AdultLounge Holds Internext Photo Shoot
Dec 31, 2004 3:16 PM PSTGlendale, California. December 31, 2004. AdultLounge.com, long time exhibitor of the Internext expo, will be conducting a live photo shoot at this year’s 2005 Internext show in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Victoria Givens Sponsors Adult Industry Party
Dec 31, 2004 3:11 PM PSTVictoria Givens, star of the Victoria Givens World Record Anal Gangbang has been announced as the newest sponsor for the 2005 ADULT INDUSTRY PARTY on January 6th, 2005 at the Hard Rock Cafe. Victoria joins TLC Hosting, Phoenix Releasing, ODBN Network, XXX Tequila, Red Bull, Sex Vodka, Ghost Cash, and The Hard Rock Cafe in presenting the bash.
LokiTorrent Digs In Heels for Legal Battle
Dec 31, 2004 3:00 PM PSTThe first legal battle against the movie industry’s war on BitTorrent index sites has begun in Texas, led by Columbia Pictures, Disney Enterprises and Twentieth Century Fox, with a federal lawsuit filed against the owners of LokiTorrent.com.
SatinGirlsLive Launches Web Cam Feature
Dec 31, 2004 2:00 PM PSTGlamour lingerie site SatinGirlsLive.com relaunched with a new web cam feature provided by JamOnCam. Formally a website for adult lingerie and vintage photo stills, SatinGirlsLive now offers live video chat and a re-designed members’ area.
TwistyCash Buys Thumbzilla.com
Dec 31, 2004 12:30 PM PSTAffiliate site TwistyCash announced Friday that it has purchased veteran thumbnail gallery post site Thumbzilla.com. Ranked the 11th TGP in the adult industry, Thumbzilla has been online since 1999 and gets an average of 390,000 unique visitors per day.
DirtyOldLawyer.com Nears Official Launch
Dec 31, 2004 10:50 AM PSTDon Hollywood, the attorney/porn star, is about to officially launch DirtyOldLawyer.com. It’s the second adult website for the criminal defense barrister who practices law in the state of California under his real name Ronald Steven Miller.
Playboy Radio To Broadcast From AEE
Dec 31, 2004 10:20 AM PSTWantedList.com co-founders get a “yes please” from Juli Ashton and Tiffany Granath on-air Tuesday, December 28th.
‘Jack’s Playground’ Continues at No. 17
Dec 31, 2004 10:00 AM PSTThe latest “Jack’s Playground” reached retail shelves Thursday in VHS and DVD formats. Its video trailer also went live. The gonzo series, a continuing reality series produced by Digital Playground, is now in its 17th volume.
Net Use Draws From Other Activities, Researchers Say
Dec 31, 2004 6:00 AM PSTResearchers with the Stanford Institute for the Quantitative Study of Society plan to publish a new study on their website Monday, indicating that people displace time usually reserved for other activities with Internet usage.
Streamray Acquires Cams.com
Dec 30, 2004 3:16 PM PSTLegendary Lars' live cam affiliate program Streamray Inc. has acquired Cams.com, one of the most popularly known URLs for cam websites. Lars told XBiz that the acquisiton was "very large and pricey" and will help bring his company to the next level.
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...