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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.
Joseph Cox
5.30.19
Hacking

Meet the Hacker Who Busts Child Pornographers on the Dark Net

Einar Otto Stangvik talks with us about online child pornography, self-developed hacking tools, the police who ran the abusive sites and why he comes up with the best ideas while dreaming.
Daniel Mützel
2.27.19
dark web

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.
Jelisa Castrodale
10.31.16
Music

Aphex Twin Is Dropping Clues On the Deep Web About His New Album

Richard D. James used TOR to reveal the tracklist (and even BPM details) of "Syro," his first album in 14 years.
Michelle Lhooq at THUMP
8.18.14
Stuff

This Is What It's Really Like to Be One of the Biggest Drug Lords On Silk Road

The success story of a man known only as "Ace" – boss of the notorious Scurvy Crew.
Jake Hanrahan
4.15.14
tech

How Jihadists Use the Internet

Islamic extremists probably know how to work the web better than you.
Joseph Cox
1.14.14
tech

Good News, Drug Users – Silk Road Is Back!

The admin gave me early access to version 2.0.
Joseph Cox
11.6.13
News

Jacob Appelbaum Doesn't Have Much Hope for the Future of Privacy

And the cyber-security expert and WikiLeaks affiliate knows a fair bit about the state of internet surveillance.
John Lubbock
10.4.13
News

Hanging Out with Human Rights Heroes at the Oslo Freedom Forum

It's a bit like Comic-Con, only all the heroes are real.
John Lubbock
5.21.13
VICE Future Week

The Future of the Internet

We're all going to be Borgian slaves to the ad man.
Sam Clements
1.23.13
tech

Is It Time to Hide from the Queen on the Internet?

Speaking to Tor about government monitoring, CISPA and all the horrible things that go on in the deep web.
Joshua Haddow
5.10.12