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X-Rated Hip-Hop Programming Grows Up
Apr 6, 2004 8:10 AM PDTThe T&A quotient is getting revved up on uncensored hip-hop TV programs as networks are pushing the button to draw bigger numbers. Black Entertainment Television is delivering booty-call numbers with its late-night “Uncut” show, and Playboy is gearing up “H.Y.P.E.”, its new block of hip-hop programming.
New Web Standard For the Future
Apr 5, 2004 3:22 PM PDTA handful of Asian countries are pushing for a new web standard that would lead the way to next-generation convergence. Japan, China, Taiwan, and South Korea are all behind the swift adoption of Internet Protocol (IP) version 6, also known as IPv6.
Announcing the Official Release of C.H.A.M.P.S
Apr 5, 2004 2:28 PM PDTARS first introduced the BYOT program, Build Your Own Tour, and we are now opening phase two of its reinvention, ARS C.H.A.M.P.S: Content Hosting Affiliate Management & Payment System! You can create your own paysites using top quality DVD content provided by our content provider; and you can now promote every site in the C.H.A.M.P.S network!
PassionProfits Opens Its Doors
Apr 5, 2004 2:19 PM PDTThe PassionProfits affiliate program opened their doors this week for a limited number of new affiliates.
‘Girls Gone Wild’ to Broaden Brand With Food, Drinks, Dancing
Apr 5, 2004 1:11 PM PDTThe “Girls Gone Wild” concept is expanding to food and beverage. XBiz learned Monday that Santa Monica, Calif.-based Mantra Entertainment signed a deal with Titan Bar Concepts to launch Girls Gone Wild Cantina and Dance Club in Las Vegas, New York, New Orleans and Miami.
Google and Yahoo Ban Gambling Ads
Apr 5, 2004 12:11 PM PDTIn what some industry analysts are saying could be a future trend among leading Internet companies, the world's biggest search engines, Google and Yahoo, have decided to stop featuring advertisements from online casinos.
Operation Ore Breaks up Kid Sex Ring
Apr 5, 2004 10:48 AM PDTInternational child porn task force Operation Ore brought down one of the largest cyber rings in recent history over the weekend, British authorities reported.
Porn Sites Surge to 1.6 Million
Apr 5, 2004 10:17 AM PDTThe number of porn sites has surged in the past four years to nearly 1.6 million – 17 times greater than it was just four years ago – according to a new study. San Diego-based Websense Inc. says the rapid growth in porn websites, 88,000 in 2000, has been fueled by the growth in technology.
Panelists Offer Up Video Content Tips
Apr 4, 2004 8:55 PM PDTAt the tail end of a successful and well-attended industry conference, a panel of content producers joined together at The Phoenix Forum to share with adult webmasters some of the tips and tactics that have served their distinguished careers.
Changes In International Dialer Regulations
Apr 4, 2004 2:55 PM PDTWhile some Webmasters and sponsors are still making good money with dialers outside of the USA, this scenario may change, as more and more legislatures throughout Europe are restricting dialer and premium rate number operators.
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Data Privacy Is Tightening Up in the E.U.
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Could Adult Content Be Banned?
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