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Former Federal Agent Sentenced To 6 Years For Stealing Silk Road Bitcoins

Reuters | Lorenzo Ligato | Posted 10.20.2015 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) -- A former U.S. federal agent was sentenced to 78 months in prison on Monday for stealing bitcoins during the government's i...

What Every Parent Should Know About the 'Dark Web'

Common Sense Media | Posted 08.28.2015 | Parents
Common Sense Media

If your kid downloads Tor or knows other kids who are on it, it's important to talk about the implications. The Deep Web isn't a safe place to hang out.

8 People Are Suing Ashley Madison Following Data Breach

AP | Alexandra Ma | Posted 08.25.2015 | Technology

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Eight people across the U.S. who registered to use Ashley Madison are suing the cheating website after hackers released personal ...

Law Enforcement To Dark Web Hackers: Give Us Dirt On Ashley Madison Thieves

The Huffington Post | Dana Liebelson | Posted 08.24.2015 | Technology

WASHINGTON -- Law enforcement authorities on Monday urged hackers on the Dark Web, a shadowy part of the Internet that requires special software to ac...

What You Should Know About The 'Dark Web,' An Anonymous Haven For Hackers

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 08.20.2015 | Technology

ISIS uses it. The Ashley Madison hackers used it. But chances are, you're not so familiar with the so-called "dark web," a hidden network of websites...

The Mysterious Disappearance of Satoshi Nakamoto, Founder & Creator of Bitcoin

Martin O’Leary | Posted 05.11.2015 | Technology
Martin O’Leary

Just as a true artist lives by his or her art--creating and being remembered through a legacy of masterpieces--Nakamoto's anonymity perfectly mirrors the anonymity of his Bitcoin masterpiece.

The Dark Web and the Power of Anonymity

Joe Ross | Posted 07.15.2014 | Technology
Joe Ross

There is no doubt that anonymity -- or even perceived-anonymity -- is an incredibly powerful tool on the Internet. When it comes to achieving anonymity online, it is incredibly difficult for the savvy Dark Web user and near-impossible for the casual user.