Podcast 10: Adult Industry Expos and Award Shows

Podcast: Industry Events, Trade Shows and Awards

It’s mid/late January, which means we’re right in the middle of trade show and award season. XBIZ, InterNext, AVN, Adult Webcam Awards, the list goes on! So, this episode is going to be highly event-driven. We’ve got award winners, AVN is currently going on, and so on. So, we’ve got events in the news and as the subject of our show today!


Week In Review

We start each Live Hangout by going through the Week In Review. The Week In review is recapping all the new stories published on Webcam Startup:

iWantEmpire / iWantFanClub AVN Giveway – iWantEmpire is giving away $40,000 in cash and prizes during the AVN Adult Entertainment Expo.

List of 2018 GFY Award Winners – InterNext and the GFY Awards have wrapped up. Here’s the list of winners.

iWantEmpire’s Top 10 Fetishes For 2017 – iWantEmpire releases a list of their top fetishes, as well as their top performers.

PiggyBankGirls Increases Payouts To 60% – Crowdfunding platform and clip site PiggyBankGirls has increased payouts from 50% to 60%.

How To Do Sock Fetish Clips / Shows – Tips on how to get started doing sock fetish clips and camming shows, by Aerie_SM.

List Of 2018 XBIZ Winners – XBIZ LA and the 2018 XBIZ Awards has wrapped up. Here are the people and companies that won big this year.



Other Newsworthy Things

Here are all the newsworthy stories that Webcam Startup did not report on. Either we couldn’t fit them into the publishing schedule, or they just weren’t “big enough” to feature on our site, but still worthy of mention:

ManyVids Announces AVN After Party, Then Cancels? – ManyVids announced and AVN after party. That after party then got pulled / cancelled with no explanation given.

Ginger Banks Says Ron Jeremy Made Her ‘Uncomfortable’ at Xbiz After Party (YNOT) – Pornstar Ginger Banks tweeted out that Ron Jeremy’s presence at a strip club after party made her feel uncomfortable. It’s stated that Ron Jeremy was supposed to give a speech, but was booed off the stage by Banks and others.

CamasutraVR Demos Their VR System At AEE (AVN) – CamasutraVR announced that they’ll be demoing their VR system at AVN’s Adult Entertainment Expo this year.

iWantEmpire’s Jay Phillips, Bratty Nikki Join ‘Clip Nation’ Panel (AVN) – Owners Bratty Nikki and Jay Phillips were part of the ‘Clip Nation’ panel during InterNext.

Boleyn Models Offering 100% SkyPrivate Payouts – Boleyn Models has announced that they’re offering “commission free” SkyPrivate, and Skype earnings qualify for the daily payouts.

Jizzcoins Offers ICO – New crypto currency Jizzcoins has announced their ICO.

Courts To Rule On Future Of 2257 Compliance (AVN) – This is some real exciting news! The future of 2257 is on the line! The courts and federal government have already lost ground and conceded to the fact that the law needs to change. To what extent? That is to be determined. The courts have asked a group of plaintiffs to submit their own proposed standards. The Free Speech Coalition has to proposed their recommended standards, which would only require that 2257 be required for a period of seven years.

MakeLoveNotPorn Gets Another $2 Million VC – The website MakeLoveNotPorn has received another two million dollars in venture capital.

CAM4 Wins Cyber-Squatting Case Against Cam4World.com – CAM4 has won a cyber-squatting case against Cam4World.com. The domain will be transferred to CAM4.


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