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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
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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
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
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The Dark Web Isn’t Really a ‘Web’

It's a sparse and isolated place.
Jordan Pearson

Ross Ulbricht Defense Fund Makes Juicy Target for Hackers

According to Free Ross, the hacker didn't manage to pinch any funds, though.
Joseph Cox

A Weekend with a Deep Web Drug Dealer

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

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
Vice Blog

Here's How People Are Actually Using Bitcoin

We talk to Bitcoin users following the latest episode of Black Market: Dispatches on the dark web.
Ezra Marcus

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
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How the Walter White of fentanyl appeared, then disappeared, on the dark web

Last year, a mysterious dealer with a huge supply of quality fentanyl appeared on the darkweb, with a story straight out of Breaking Bad. This month, they disappeared.
Justin Ling

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

Dark Web Market Disappears, Users Migrate in Panic, Circle of Life Continues

Nucleus site becomes unresponsive, pushing users into a now well-established pattern of migration.
Joseph Cox