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XRCO Awards Announced

XRCO Awards Announced

Aug 20, 2004 12:16 PM PDT
The X-Rated Critics Organization’s annual awards ceremony took place Aug. 19 at the Century Club in Century City. Instead of golden Oscar statuettes, reviewers who cover adult entertainment for print and Internet news outlets bestowed trophies shaped like hearts upon top talent in 24 different categories. Evan Stone hosted the crowded invitation-only show, which was sponsored by Wicked Pictures.

Jesse Jane Website Launches

Aug 20, 2004 12:10 PM PDT
Digital Playground launched the first official Jesse Jane website Friday on the heels of the contract star's meteoric rise to the A-list of porn industry talent.

One2one Announces Contest Winners

Aug 20, 2004 12:05 PM PDT
Its final. The winner of the one2one - 121 - day contest ''Win First Class Prizes with one2one.com the First Class Liveshow Upsell'' was announced on Friday at the 2nd Nocreditcard.com VIP Scotch and Cigar Party. one2one - 121- days before InterNext, Nocreditcard.com launched one2one.com - the first class liveshow upsell with tons of FREE content including livechat, photos and videos and a contest to win first class prizes.

Penis Pump Judge Resigns

Aug 20, 2004 10:47 AM PDT
A case that cast a perverse light on the Oklahoma judicial system came to a resolution Friday after Creek County District Court Judge Donald Thompson resigned from the bench over allegations that he had frequently masturbated during court proceedings.
Australian Penthouse ‘Pet of the Year’ to be Chosen

Australian Penthouse ‘Pet of the Year’ to be Chosen

Aug 20, 2004 8:02 AM PDT
The Australian Penthouse “Pet of the Year” 2004 will be selected on Sept. 7. The Pet of the Year party will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Australian edition of the famed men’s magazine. Editor Graham Brown called Penthouse “Australia’s number one adult men’s magazine.”

Google Takes Nasdaq by Storm

Aug 19, 2004 3:55 PM PDT
The long-awaited initial public offering of the world's leading search engine came to a climax Thursday as Google topped the Nasdaq at $100.33 per share after starting at $85 and throughout the day soaring to as high as $104.
P2P Firms Didn’t Violate Copyright Laws, U.S. Court Says

P2P Firms Didn’t Violate Copyright Laws, U.S. Court Says

Aug 19, 2004 3:20 PM PDT
In a major blow to copyright holders, Grokster Ltd. and StreamCast Networks Inc. have been ruled not legally responsible for the swapping of content through their file-sharing software.

Sheriff Deputy Killed in Child Porn Raid

Aug 19, 2004 2:21 PM PDT
A child porn raid that went awry resulted in the death of a Broward County sheriff's deputy Thursday, police reported. Another officer was also wounded.
Falcon Purchased by 3Media Corp.

Falcon Purchased by 3Media Corp.

Aug 19, 2004 10:38 AM PDT
The Falcon Family of Companies finalized a management buyout this week through its parent company Conwest Resources Inc. Founded in 1972 by Chuck Holmes, Falcon is comprised of a family of gay content and video production studios, such as Falcon Studios, Jocks Studios, Mustang Studio and Falcon International brands.

It Is Official: Broadband Now Rules

Aug 19, 2004 10:30 AM PDT
Broadband is finally king. For the first time in the United States, 51 percent of online users use a high-speed DSL, cable or ISDN connection, according to ratings firm Nielsen//NetRatings.


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... More »

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... More »

Five Tips to Generate Repeat Business

A $50 sale is great. But what if you could get that same $50 sale to come back four times in the next few months? Here are some ideas how to achieve that. 1) On your receipts, you should have an option... More »
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