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The Adult Performer Advocacy Committee (APAC) recently added a directory of adult industry friendly resources to the performer accessible section of its website. Full Report »
Smash Pictures' new feature, "American Hustle XXX Porn Parody," set to release in September release, will see the debut of its first trailer Aug. 7. Full Report »
Leading U.K. online sex toy retailer Lovehoney says the ""Fifty Shades Effect" is "back and bigger than ever" as the trailer for the upcoming movie aired this morning on the "Today Show." Full Report »
Moscow City Hall is planning to equip all the city's universities and campuses with free Wi-Fi, with a damper of a catch " filters will be applied to strain out all pornographic material. Full Report »
I have always dreamed of having a school for unwed mothers, runaway girls and high school dropouts looking for a father figure, said Exiles Howard Levine, who is now selling Hot Mess July title St. Howards School for Unwed Mothers. Full Report »
Sureflix Digital Distribution Inc. (Sureflix), owner and operator of its flagship VOD website, MaleFlixxx.tv, announced a new collaboration with gay producer ChaosMen. Full Report »
Calling itself the first adult cryptocurrency, Wankcoin continues its expansion with the announcement that OnWebcam.com is now accepting it for payments at its live cam site. Full Report »

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Aug 1st - Aug 3rd / Sydney, Australia
Sexpo is a sexuality and adult lifestyle exhibition that is among the largest in the world. Sexpo features international performers from all genres of adult entertainment. The aim of the exhibition is to provide a fun vibrant atmosphere where like-minded people can enjoy and find information on all things adult.
Aug 15th - Aug 17th / Montreal, Canada
QWEBEC Expo is a tradeshow and technical conferences serving existing and prospective online adult entertainment professionals across North America. Held in Montreal, Canada, this annual B2B event acts as an international crossroads for U.S., Canadian and European members of the industry and provides adult website owners, operators and webmasters with the information and resources they need to build, maintain, promote, market and grow a successful Internet business. The latest industry technologies, trends, products and services are marketed and displayed.
 
Aug 28th - Aug 30th / Macau, China
Asia Adult Expo is recognized as the premier international adult expo and it has set an international standard for adult expo in Asia, attracting global participants and record attendance. AAE is a truly international trade expo in Asia with a range of diversified and comprehensive contents. It is an Asia showcase combining trade and entertainment oriented towards Greater China and Asia.
Sep 11th - Sep 14th / Los Angeles, California
CatalystCon is a conference created to inspire exceptional conversations about sexuality. It brings together a diverse group of industry professionals and members of the sex positive community for workshops, sessions, film screenings, and entertainment. CatalystCon covers topics ranging from sex education to sex work to sexual health, and is open to anyone with a passion for creating change in the areas of sexuality, activism and acceptance.
 
Sep 19th - Sep 22nd / Amsterdam, Holland
Webmaster Access, one of the most recognized webmaster networking events is heading back to Amsterdam for its 5th Annual Show. Designed to bring together top traffic players, programs and affiliates alike, Webmaster Access has successfully created top industry forums around the world, creating elite business opportunities and learning opportunities for everyone from newbie to veteran. The show is moving its location to the Park Hotel in Amsterdam, Netherlands for the perfect destination for business and pleasure.
 
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