Silk Road

Criminals Have Found an Alternative to Bitcoin

Many people believe that Bitcoin is the preferred currency of criminals, but experts think that criminals are dropping Bitcoin for other digital currencies. The Rise of Privacy Coins In the last...

Ashour Iesho | Jan 04, 2018 | 04:00
Silk Road

The Dollar Far Outstrips Cryptocurrency in Illicit Activity Usage

A recent panel held by the US Senate Judiciary on...

Jeff Francis | Jan 03, 2018 | 11:30
Silk Road

US Government Nets $48 Million from Sale of Silk Road Bitcoins

The US government finally claimed $48 million USD...

Jeff Francis | Oct 02, 2017 | 20:15
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AlphaBay Taken Down, Alleged Administrator Commits Suicide, Dark Web...

The biggest Dark Web marketplace was seized and shut...

Karan Kapoor | Jul 14, 2017 | 22:00
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New Proof of Evidence Tampering Could Help Free Ross Ulbricht

Ross Ulbricht’s defense team has uncovered more...

Allen Scott | Dec 15, 2016 | 04:00
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Celebrities Turn Out to Support Ross Ulbricht Appeal

The fight for Ross Ulbricht’s freedom continues...

Jon Southurst | Nov 23, 2016 | 05:50
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Industry Report: Big Bounty May Help Bitfinex Get its Money Back

A Bitfinex bounty, Russia changes its stance on...

Nick Marinoff | Aug 15, 2016 | 09:00
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Silk Road Auction Could Help Bitcoin Price Bounce Back

Since our last price piece, bitcoin has...

Nick Marinoff | Aug 11, 2016 | 05:00
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Industry Report: Bitfinex Forces Customers to Pay for Hack Losses

Another Silk Road auction is taking place, Bitfinex is...

Nick Marinoff | Aug 10, 2016 | 23:00
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Charlie Shrem Released From Prison, Enjoying the ‘Small...

Charlie Shrem, former CEO of early bitcoin exchange BitInstant, has been released from prison after serving a sentence for money laundering and unlicensed money transmission. Also...

Jon Southurst | Jul 19, 2016 | 22:13
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Industry Report: How China, France, and the FBI Do Bitcoin

China loves digital currency, France wants to fight it, and the FBI doesn’t know how to handle it. Want to catch up on your latest digital currency news? Check out the stories below...

Nick Marinoff | Jul 02, 2016 | 09:00
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Silk Road

Industry Report: Bitcoin Is Still on Drugs, No Detox in Sight

Coinbase undergoes some changes, Bitcoin can’t break it’s drug habit, and Silk Road has a heart of gold. Here’s what you might have missed in this week’s cryptocurrency...

Nick Marinoff | May 22, 2016 | 06:00
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Bitcoin Deep Web Marketplace Silk Road 3.0 Is Back

In a very surprising turn of events, it turns out Silk Road 3.0 is back online after a lengthy absence. Several new security upgrades have been implemented, and the overall design has...

Jp Buntinx | May 13, 2016 | 09:05
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The Final Silk Road Auction: Part II

The end of an era has been reached. The final Silk...

Nick Marinoff | Nov 07, 2015 | 08:00