U.S. authorities said they had shut down Silk Road 2.0, the successor website to Silk Road, an underground online drugs marketplace, and charged its alleged operator with conspiracy to commit drug trafficking, money laundering and other crimes.
Blake Benthall, 26, faces conspiracy to commit narcotics trafficking count, Benthall worked at Elon Musk's SpaceX firm, Twitter profile describes him as a 'bitcoin dreamer', faces life in prison, minimum 10 years
While the spotlight shines ever stronger on the upcoming trial of alleged Silk Road 'kingpin' Ross Ulbricht, much less attention is paid to 3 men who have also been accused of being staff members on the deep web marketplace.
The first ever e-commerce transaction, conducted by students from Stanford and MIT in the early 1970s, involved the sale of a small quantity of marijuana.
Government Moves to Regulate YouTube Videos Under Campaign Finance Laws! Federal Election Commission wants political YouTube videos to be licensed and monitored by the government!
Government Moves to Regulate YouTube Videos Under Campaign Finance Laws!
Last Week the Huffington Post reported Ebola.com Sells For More Than $200,000 -- Including 19,000 Shares Of Cannabis Sativa Stock.
In a result consistent with previous polling, a new poll has respondents claiming they're more concerned about Google seeing all their private data than the government.
What's old is new again. In a recent interview with Glenn Beck, entrepreneur Peter Thiel had some surprisingly positive things to say about the gold standard and how it related to innovation in tech.
A school board in Tennessee is being accused of violating the constitutional rights of students over a policy that allows school officials to search any electronic devices students bring to campus and to monitor and control what students post on soci
Three years ago, New York Senator Chuck Schumer held a press conference to pressure federal law enforcement to crack down on the Silk Road, the anonymous online drug market that had only just come to light.
A key Democrat on the Federal Election Commission called for burdensome new rules on Internet-based campaigning, prompting the Republican chairman to warn Democrats want to regulate online political sites and news media
Maintaining your privacy online, like investing in stocks or looking good naked, has become one of those nagging desires that leaves Americans with a surplus of stress and a deficit of facts.
Google announced today that it is acquiring cloud hosted database company Firebase. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but Google will continue to offer Firebase's services as part of its Google Cloud Platform line.
Magic Leap is the company everyone's talking about and no one quite understands.
Says 'plotters, proliferators and paedophiles' make surveillance-free internet a 'utopian dream'
Strangely, people in some countries actually stop looking at computers when the sun goes down
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Rejoice, cord-cutters. HBO has announced it will launch its own online video streaming service next year, no cable TV subscription needed.
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Samsung Electronics has developed a new Wi-Fi technology that it says will soon allow users to download a 1 GB movie in less than three seconds, or stream uncompressed high-definition videos from mobile devices to TVs in real-time.
Nearly 7 million usernames and passwords from Dropbox, the free cloud service for storing your photos, videos, and documents across devices, were leaked onto the internet on Monday.
Here's Everything We Know About Magic Leap, The Crazy-Sounding Startup Google Might Invest Hundreds Of Millions In.
A gay rights community group seeking permission to win the use of the ".gay" web domain has had its request refused by the organization in charge of internet domains because the group isn't gay enough.
Washington (AFP) - Superfast Internet connections are likely to open up new kinds of communication such as "telepresence" and improve services such as remote health care, a survey of experts showed Thursday.
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Twitter just sued the federal government over restrictions the government places on how much the company can disclose about surveillance requests it receives.
Airbnb has always been illegal in San Francisco.
It's been said that we're living in the golden age of data visualization. And why shouldn't we be?
With only a month until the scheduled trial of Ross Ulbricht, the alleged creator of the Silk Road drug site, Ulbricht's defense lawyers have zeroed in on the argument that the U.S. government illegally hacked the billion-dollar black market site t