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Feds Bust One of the Dark Web's Biggest Child Porn Sites Thanks to Tremendously Bad Opsec

The site, "Welcome to Video", hosted 8 terabytes of child porn. More than 337 people have been arrested in 38 countries.


An Indian Dealer Explains Why Instagram Is so Great for Selling Weed

“I manipulate people. I might follow them but wait for them to see my Stories to know I sell.”


Police Thought They Beat the Darknet Drug Markets – They Didn't

This spring, the dark web drug trade was attacked on multiple fronts and authorities claimed victory. But after a quick restart, it's business as usual.


Silk Road 2.0 Admin May Only Be Prosecuted For Tax Crimes After Cooperating with Feds

While others associated with Silk Road and Silk Road 2.0 didn't cooperate with authorities and have gotten serious jail time, Blake Benthall may get off without being prosecuted for drug crimes.


The World’s Biggest Dark Net Market Has Shut – What Next?

Dream Market is due to close on the 30th of April, under mysterious circumstances. Is the game up for the big online drug bazaars?


What It's Like to Run the Biggest Drug Encyclopaedia in the World

Kenan Sulayman's website PsychonautWiki is an online resource for information on over 300 hallucinogens.


A Journey into the Worst Corners of the Dark Web

Author Eileen Ormsby immersed herself in the drug markets and murder sites of the dark web. Quite quickly she found herself meeting its key players.


We Spoke to People Who Lost Their Bitcoin Passwords and Thousands of Pounds

"When the news came out that bitcoin's value had skyrocketed, I lost my fucking mind."


Inside the Repulsive World of 'Hurtcore', the Worst Crimes Imaginable

Today, Matthew Falder – Cambridge academic and producer of "hurtcore" materials – was jailed for 32 years.


The Dark Web’s Largest Acid Dealer Is Running an Art Competition

The winner has the chance to get 10,000 tabs of acid. Seems legit.


Is This the Most Boring Thing Ever Purchased on the Dark Web?

Chernyi Black is completely legal, but for some reason it can be found on the dark web, and only the dark web.


Meet New Zealand's 19-Year-Old Jordan Belfort Getting Rich Racketeering on the Dark Web

"I don't mind living with the paranoia."