deep web

The VICE Guide to Right Now

Competitive Beard Grower Admits He Helped Run Massive Dark Web Drug Site

"OxyMonster" worked his way from a lowly vendor to a top dog at Dream Market, one of the biggest drug trafficking sites on the dark web.
Drew Schwartz
6.12.18
VICE Specials

How a Credit Card Scammer Makes Thousands in Cash a Day

VICE met up with a full-time scammer for a look inside the shady, lucrative world of stealing credit card info on the dark web.
VICE Staff
4.11.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Thousands of Orange, Trump-Shaped Ecstasy Pills Seized in Germany

​It's not the first time the president's mug has popped up on a batch of illicit drugs.
Drew Schwartz
8.22.17
Drugs

A Weekend with a Deep Web Drug Dealer

I watched firsthand how an online drug empire is run.
Jake Hanrahan
1.4.17
Art

Kinetic Light Sculpture Visualizes the Deep Web with Lasers

Motorized spheres and 12 high-powered lasers bring light artist Christopher Bauder and composer Robert Henke's 'Deep Web' to life.
Nathaniel Ainley
9.12.16
Vice Blog

Here's How People Are Actually Using Bitcoin

We talk to Bitcoin users following the latest episode of <i>Black Market: Dispatches</i> on the dark web.
Ezra Marcus
8.31.16
tech

How the Dark Web Revolutionized Drug Dealing

On an all new episode of 'Black Market: Dispatches,' we investigate the ways in which the dark web has changed drug dealing.
VICE Staff
8.30.16
Stuff

A Massive, Insane New Art Installation Is an IRL Version of the Internet's Dark Side

'Cellar Door' is a nightmarish, 50-room installation in the basement of an Austrian theater. An art project that turns the dark underbelly of internet culture into a physical installation, the 504-hour-long performance is not for the faint of heart.
Darryl Natale
4.24.16
Culture

How to Make a Play About Technology as Human as Possible

'Darknet' opens this week at London's Southwark Playhouse. Playwright Rose Lewenstein and director Russell Bender discuss their creative process.
Amelia Dimoldenberg
4.12.16
Music

Oneohtrix Point Never Threads the 'Net for His Elusive New Album

The critically-acclaimed <i>Garden of Delete</i> was promoted through alternate personas and cryptic websites as Daniel Lopatin awaited its release.
Kenta Murakami
11.16.15
tech

Popular Website for Casual Hook-Ups Hacked, Millions of Horny People Exposed

The information released includes full names, email addresses (some with .gov accounts), marital status, IP addresses, and sexual orientation.
Drew Millard
5.22.15
Narcomania

Drug Dealers and Users Just Got Swindled Out of $12 Million by the Internet's Biggest Illegal Marketplace

An expert we spoke to believes the fallout from the Evolution scam could result in multiple people being killed.
Max Daly
3.18.15
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