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February 19-20, 2019

# Dark Net News

Dark net markets (DNMs), better known as online marketplaces for drugs and other contraband items, are on the rise. These markets are commonly used to trade items of dubious, and often, illegal nature in exchange for digital currencies such as bitcoin, ether, litecoin, and monero. In a surprising twist though,...
April 16, 2018 by at Bitcoin, Blockchain, News, Regulation
Designed as a peer-to-peer, borderless, digital payment solution, bitcoin (BTC) continually finds itself shrouded in controversies, scams, uninformed media claims and, unfortunately, dark net marketplaces. Bitcoin’s Properties Make It a Perfect Darknet Currency Although bitcoin’s existence is that of a simple digital token, its misuse results in widespread legal crackdowns....
March 13, 2018 by at Bitcoin, Business, News, Regulation
Way back in the earlier days of bitcoin (BTC), before all these blockchain startups started giving cryptos a better name, the most famous use for them was on the Dark Web. Online markets cropped up, and trafficking in illicit goods picked up quickly to meet demand. The most popular being...
February 27, 2018 by at Bitcoin, News, Tech
It is no news that bad actors use cryptocurrency to carry out illicit activities on the Dark Neb. However what is surprising is that Military personnel who are supposed to uphold law and order are now the ones breaking the law. US Navy investigators are currently probing claims of a...
November 29, 2017 by at Altcoins, Bitcoin, News, Regulation
Recently the European Monitoring Center for Drugs and Drug Abuse (EMCDDA) published an extensive report about the darknet markets and their use in the drug trade. The report marks the EU as a center of the darknet drug trade - but considers its share out of all drug trafficking that...
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