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FightThePatent Launches 2257Lookup.com
Jun 15, 2004 1:16 PM PDTWith the recent announcement from Attorney General John Ashcroft that 2257 records inspections might soon become a tool for federal prosecutors, many webmasters are wondering how to dig themselves out of the quagmire of paperwork and record keeping to stay in the clear.
SpiceCash Presents BDSMHardcore.com
Jun 15, 2004 1:06 PM PDTSince 1997, Wasteland.com's nasty little brother, BDSMHardcore.com has attracted "edge" surfers looking for bizarre and unusual fetish content.
United Pimps Launch WeConvert.Com
Jun 15, 2004 10:38 AM PDTUnited Pimps is overhauled with new sites and features and is now called WeConvert.com
Acacia Takes on Cable TV High Rollers
Jun 15, 2004 10:14 AM PDTAcacia Media Technologies waded into the deep end of mainstream infringement litigation Tuesday by filing a complaint against nine of the biggest cable and satellite companies in the industry.
TabooRevenue Adds ePassporte Affiliate Payment
Jun 15, 2004 10:11 AM PDTTabooRevenue announced today that they have added Epassporte to their list of options available for affiliate payment
FTC Puts ‘Do-Not-Spam’ Registry on Hold
Jun 15, 2004 9:48 AM PDTFearing that spammers would mine a “do-not-spam” registry and look for new victims, the Federal Trade Commission said Tuesday it won’t immediately create a national list. In a study, the regulators concluded that it would be "largely powerless to identify those responsible for misusing the registry," which might generate even more unsolicited sales pitches across the Internet.
Ashcroft Wants to Tighten 2257 Rules
Jun 15, 2004 9:13 AM PDTAttorney General John Ashcroft announced a proposed rule for porn, tightening the list of acceptable forms of identification for performers in sexually explicit videos, books, magazines and websites.
Birthday Girl Mary Carey Is ‘Vixen’ of Year
Jun 15, 2004 8:00 AM PDTPorn star Mary Carey has a busy week. On Wednesday, she turns 24. And on Thursday, she will receive the “Vixen of the Year” award at the 13th annual Fans of X-Rated Entertainment, or FOXE, awards show.
Owner of Texas Porn Empire Indicted for Tax Evasion
Jun 14, 2004 2:06 PM PDTThe state of Texas is about to see the lights go out on scores of adult video stores if the Federal Government has its way. John K. Coil and his son, daughter and wife stand accused of tax evasion to the tune of between $2.5 million and $5 million.
More Japanese Curb Couple Sex, Look for ‘Masturbation Mates’
Jun 14, 2004 12:32 PM PDTIn Japan, modern demands have been contributing to the proliferation of partners packing their palms, and most of these "masturbation mates" are apparently couples in their 20s and 30s.
Fraudulent Brazilian Trademark Registrations Running Rampant
Although you might not think often about protecting your trademark rights in Brazil, you need to — even if you don’t yet have a single Brazilian customer. Scammers are constantly looking for...
Visa Cracks Down on ‘Shell’ Billing Firms
There was a time not so long ago when website operators created billing companies in favorable jurisdictions, whose sole purpose was to bill customers for services provided by the operator and remit the...