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Ontario Wages War Against Child Porn
Oct 13, 2004 12:00 PM PDTThe Province of Ontario is embarking on a massive, multi-million dollar, two-pronged assault against child pornography and Internet predators, said Attorney General Michael Bryant Wednesday. The new strategy will involve educating children about predators and aggresively prosecuting offenders.
Acacia, Defense Group Have Another Day in Court
Oct 13, 2004 10:32 AM PDTIn the post-Markman hearing process of patent litigation between Acacia Technologies Group and the Joint Defense Group – representing more than a dozen adult industry defendants – a hearing took place yesterday in San Jose, Calif. and according to both sides, no landmark rulings occurred.
Sex Shop Worker Avoids Obscenity Sentence
Oct 13, 2004 9:00 AM PDTA sex shop owner avoided an obscenity sentence this week when a judge ruled that a state ban on sex toys is unconstitutional and granted the defense's motion to dismiss the case. Sergio Acosta was arrested in September 2003 and charged with obscenity for selling sex devices at his adult bookstore.
VideoPassCash.com Launches VideoPass.com
Oct 12, 2004 4:52 PM PDTTaking XXX Video On Demand to the Next Level
110 Media Group Hires Mark Tiarra
Oct 12, 2004 4:45 PM PDT110 MEDIA GROUP, INC. HIRES MARK TIARRA AS ITS VICE PRESIDENT OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
Technical Issues Bring Down PayPal
Oct 12, 2004 3:00 PM PDTInternet payment service PayPal has been experiencing severe technical glitches since last week due to “unforeseen problems” with a new code upgrade, the company said Tuesday. According to users, PayPal debit cards and accounts are virtually non-functional.
AdultWebware To Release Version 4.0
Oct 12, 2004 2:02 PM PDTAdultWebware To Release Version 4.0
AskJolene Hit With BMW Cease-and-Desist Demand
Oct 12, 2004 1:27 PM PDTGerman car maker BMW has sent a cease-and-desist demand to online adult search engine AskJolene.com over a number of links offered on its site, XBiz has learned. “If we give in to BMW's claim, other search engines will have a problem as well,” says AskJolene’s marketing manager.
Flirt 4 Free Reaches Record Attendance
Oct 12, 2004 11:50 AM PDTA record amount of viewers are logging on to Flirt 4 Free’s gay feature shows to talk with models from Falcon Video, company president Gregory L. Clayman told XBiz today. Attendance for Thursday's live feature show is estimated to be between 700 and 800 users.
Freeones Welcomes 6000th Babe
Oct 12, 2004 11:02 AM PDTFreeones.com Welcomes 6000th Babe
WEB / TECH NEWS
Sexual Enhancement Market Sees Growth From Couples-Friendly Approach
From cock rings and penis pumps to creams, gels and sprays, male sexual enhancement products have long been a fixture in the pleasure products/sex toys sector. But the marketing of those products has evolved...
Lubes, Lotions and Potions: Manufacturers Talk Gateway Products
Sensual body care products have strong consumer interest and plenty of appeal for customers of all types. With lubes, massage oils, creams, lotions, and sprays all bringing in significant sales, manufacturers...