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Strong Land

Rob Taub | Posted 09.30.2014 | Books
Rob Taub

"Writing a great thriller is like assembling a puzzle," explained author Jon Land recently when he called me from his home in Rhode Island. "When the reader first starts a book they should understand something about the pieces but not where they all fit."

The Drugs Dilemma at World Economic Forum 2014: Right for Another Reason

Terence Steinberg | Posted 04.21.2014 | Impact
Terence Steinberg

There is a new front in the war on drugs that went unmentioned during the session but is increasingly relevant. As the world has moved online, so has the drug trade.

Arrests Made In Connection To Illegal Online Drug Market

AP | Posted 02.13.2014 | Technology

BERLIN (AP) — Five men have been arrested in Germany and the Netherlands in a sting operation against a website allegedly used to sell illegal drugs...

So Where Does Bitcoin Go From Here?

Mary Buffett | Posted 04.13.2014 | Business
Mary Buffett

It's fair to say that it has been a couple of rough months for Bitcoin, the once ballyhooed Internet currency. Just as it moved from the shadows into...

Indictment Comes Down On Alleged Silk Road Founder

AP | Posted 04.06.2014 | Technology

NEW YORK (AP) — A San Francisco man was indicted on Tuesday on charges he was the mastermind behind a secret website that brokered more than $1 bill...

Where Would You Live On This Amazing Map Of The Internet?

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 01.31.2014 | Technology

Some people -- your friendly editors and reporters at HuffPost Tech included -- are on the Internet so much, they may as well live there. Over on ...

The Deep Web Is Filled With Drugs, Porn And ... Book Lovers(!)

The Huffington Post | Betsy Isaacson | Posted 01.31.2014 | Technology

When the FBI arrested the mastermind behind “Silk Road,” the world’s largest online black market for drugs, they gummed up a beloved tradition o...

What Pirating Taught Me About Life

Brian Penny | Posted 01.23.2014 | Weird News
Brian Penny

I bought, sold, and traded every game, application, movie, and album I could find. In doing so, I saw the evolution of digital privacy.

The 'Deep Web' -- Got Secrets?

Eric Yaverbaum | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
Eric Yaverbaum

If you think there's an awful lot in the real world to be disturbed about, wait until you see what's happening in the virtual world. It's as real as real can be.

Does This Controversial Video Project Go Too Far?

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 05.02.2013 | Arts

Eva and Franco Mattes are known for creating artwork so troubling it borders on cruel. In their previous piece "No Fun," Franco pretends to hang himse...

Beyond Google: The Art of Time-Effective Information Gathering

Geri Spieler | Posted 06.01.2011 | Technology
Geri Spieler

Conducting Internet research is a challenge. It's time consuming, often confusing and who ever thought too much information could be a problem? The I...

Deep Web: Google Can't Grasp It, Other Technologies Arriving

New York Times | ALEX WRIGHT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

One day last summer, Google's search engine trundled quietly past a milestone. It added the one trillionth address to the list of Web pages it knows a...