Evolution operated much like a black-market eBay: independent vendors would sell their wares with the administrators taking a cut, and users able to leave reviews and feedback on the vendors' ... Read More
But that’s just legitimate businesses. Bitcoin’s growth has been built upon far more nefarious uses — chief among them: buying and selling drugs online. A... Read More
Deep web markets almost exclusively accept Bitcoin as payment, and typically adjust prices automatically to account for Bitcoin’s fluc... Read More
It's not easy to know which packages to intercept, though.
"Vendors use highly sophisticated concealment techniques in
shipping drugs," RAND says.
A West Midl... Read More
Also, given that onion sites are usually a garble of letters and
numbers, it's hard to distinguish between the real and the fake
These sorts of attacks aren’t novel — in fact, many... Read More
Zedd, 3LAU and Big Sean: Tickets On Sale for First Blockchain Music Festival
Tickets for the first music festival set to be powered by blockchain technology are now on sale.
Scheduled for this fall, the Our Music Festival is launching its own virtual currency — the OMF toke
How Crypto Reacted to This Week's SEC Bitcoin ETF Delay
It was an expected result at an unexpected time.
The news broke on August 7 that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is kicking the can on its decision to approve or disapprove a prop
Microsoft Looks to Trusted Computing for Blockchain Security Boost
Two newly published patent applications from Microsoft suggest that the software giant is looking at the use of trusted execution environments, or TEEs, within its blockchain offerings.
Crypto Millionaire Lost 5,500 Bitcoins in Alleged Investment Scam
A 22-year-old cryptocurrency millionaire has lost more than 5,500 bitcoins in an alleged investment scam in Thailand – one that drew public attention due to the involvement of a local actor.