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Cyber Police Hunt for Child Pornographers
Jun 10, 2004 9:00 AM PDTA global initiative is underway among law enforcement to prowl the Internet for the makers and distributors of child pornography, Britain's National Crime Squad said Thursday.
Can-Spam Act Not Yet Effective, Study Asserts
Jun 10, 2004 8:30 AM PDTOnly one in six pornographic unsolicited emails complied with a new Federal Trade Commission rule regarding the labeling of pornographic spam, according to network security firm MX Logic. The law requires all unsolicited email with sexually oriented content to bear the label "SEXUALLY-EXPLICIT" in the subject line.
Mansion Productions Announces MPA3
Jun 9, 2004 2:25 PM PDTMansion Productions is pleased to announce the release of brand spanking new MPA3.
PornDollar Releases SigTrack
Jun 9, 2004 2:05 PM PDTAffiliate program PornDollar.com unveiled its new banner tracker this week to the webmaster community called SigTrack, a new program that counts banner impressions based on unique Internet Protocol addresses over the last 30 minutes of banner activity.
Strip Club Operator VCG to Be Listed on AMEX
Jun 9, 2004 12:50 PM PDTVCG Holding Corp. said Wednesday that the American Stock Exchange has approved its application for listing its shares of common stock. The announcement comes on the heels of a deal VCG signed last month with Penthouse.
Netbilling Expands Gateway Software
Jun 9, 2004 11:42 AM PDTPayment processor Netbilling introduced version 2.6 of its gateway software Wednesday that the company says comes with increased functionality including a new swipe-terminal compatibility that enables merchants to utilize one interface for all of their transactions, whether the card holder is present or not.
Jill Kelly Productions, Bizarre Video to Merge
Jun 9, 2004 10:24 AM PDTJill Kelly Productions and privately held Bizarre Video have signed a deal to merge. West Hollywood-Calif. based Jill Kelly Productions Inc. has nearly 300 movies under its belt and plans to release 100 new movies this year. Brooklyn, N.Y.-based Bizarre Video Unlimited has nearly 1,000 titles.
Howard Stern Indecency Price Tag: $1.7 Million
Jun 9, 2004 9:58 AM PDTThe Federal Communications Commission cracked the whip this week and tallied up the monetary value of Clear Channel Communications Inc.'s indecency infraction that happened in February on the Howard Stern show.
WantBoobs Leased Video Offers Free Usage
Jun 9, 2004 9:43 AM PDTWantBoobs Video is pleased to offer 30 days free use for new sites!
Tasmania Next in Line to Regulate Sex Industry
Jun 9, 2004 8:06 AM PDTAs most governments wind up finding, it’s better to legalize some practices than to suffer the ill effects of driving it underground. Tasmania is just months away from regulating the prostitution industry, and the government is gearing up by drafting legislation.
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...
Legal Options to Address Pirated Cam Performances
Many webcam performers have experienced a new trend in online piracy — the illegal recording and publication of live webcam performances. The “business model” is disturbingly simple:...
A Retrospective on the Adult Industry’s Tall Climb
As certainly the oldest member of the current adult-industry Fourth Estate, and having written for many adult publications, some of which no longer exist, I write this in the first person which, if you...