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Litecoin Emerges as the Next Dominant Cryptocurrency on Dark Web, Study Shows

Recent research has shown that Litecoin could be stepping up to replace Bitcoin as the digital currency of the dark web.Researchers from Recorded Future...
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Leaked Memo Indicates NSA and US Army Compromised Tor, I2P, VPNs, and Wants to...

A leaked memo indicates that the United States Army, in conjunction with National Security Agency, was able to compromise various anonymity tools including Tor,...
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Guide to Cryptojacking: What It Is & How to Prevent It

Within the past month, a new threat to your privacy and security called “cryptojacking” has made its way to the surface.Unbeknownst to you, cryptojacking...

Why the Price of Bitcoin Differs in Various Countries

As the price of Bitcoin continues to soar, it is no doubt that there are multiple forces which contribute to its increase in value.However,...
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FinTech’s Degradation of Cryptocurrency’s Heart

Cryptocurrencies have teased and threatened to free our world from the bonds of regulation for the last couple of years. These claims have been...

South Korea Plans to Ban Domestic Bitcoin Exchanges

The South Korean government, through Justice Minister Park Sang-ki, has announced that the nation will be issuing a ban for trading cryptocurrency on domestic...
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Latest News on Cryptocurrencies of the Dark Web | Week 27 – 2018

Editor’s Note: This post is the first installment of a new series snapshotting the intersection of cryptocurrencies and the dark web. Stay tuned for...
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Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange Hacked

Hackers appear to have a fancy for cryptocurrency, and what better place to steal it from than a cryptocurrency exchange? Recently, this is what...
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Bitcoin’s Value Rises Again Following Weeks of Phenomenal Price Decline

The year 2018 did not provide a good start for Bitcoin.At the beginning of January, BTC exhibited a dramatic opening of a year that...
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Analysis: Top Reasons for the Fall of the World’s Greatest Cryptocurrencies

The year 2017 has been hailed as the breakout year for the cryptocurrency industry. It was during this time that most virtual currencies made...

Law Enforcement Agencies Grapple with New Reality of In-Person Crypto Theft

The onset of digital currencies has come with a lot of hype as the public sees endless possibilities in their future.Also, with the anonymity...

Vladimir Putin Releases Plans Regarding Cryptocurrencies’ Future in Russia

In an exclusive statement, a Russian news outlet had previously reported that both the Bank of Russia and the Office of the Prosecutor General...
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Blockchaining the Eschaton

Editor’s Note: This is a heart felt piece from the author but not necessarily the views of Dark Web NewsGreetings... greetings to you all,...

Monero & Ethereum: The Best Crypto Assets to Watch This Year

The cryptocurrency world has suffered massive hits over the past few months, with several events culminating in advancing the volatility of the crypto trade.The...

South Korea Vows to Strike Hammer on Cryptocurrencies

South Korea's threat of banning the cryptocurrency trade has gone one notch higher.The first report came as early as January 11, with the South...

Crypto News: Is the $6K Area on Bitcoin’s Horizon?

Following this week’s bullish momentum, Bitcoin finally broke out the $5,000 mark.The price is currently consolidating gains and it traded towards resistance of $5,300.Against...
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Global Workshop Moves to Crack Down on Cryptocurrencies

The world of cryptocurrency trading has undoubtedly experienced a fair share of difficult times in the past year, and the first quarter of 2018...
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Millions of Dollars of Ethereum Stolen by Hackers in Various ICOs

As the world of digital currency continues to take shape, hackers are finding a way to manipulate systems and make away with as much...

Startup “Brave” Raises $35M in 30 Seconds

Recently, the cryptocurrency world witnessed what appears to be a new record in regards to initial coin offerings (ICO).The upstart web browser, Brave, managed...
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Spectrecoin Cryptocurrency

While the focus has mostly been on Bitcoin, there are other cryptocurrencies that have silently built their platforms, offering better features and higher returns...

Weekly Crypto Round Up: Latest News on Cryptocurrencies & the Dark Web | Week...

The crypto market is at a loss this week after Bitcoin fell below the $8,000 price mark once again.Unfortunately, last week’s upward strike did...

Weekly Crypto Round Up: Latest News on Cryptocurrencies & the Dark Web |...

After a relatively low performance over the course of last month, Bitcoin has once again surpassed the $8,000 mark.Following last’s week price growth, the...
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Can Ethereum Make Monero Obsolete?

Monero has been a popular cryptocurrency in the dark web marketplaces for some time now.It exists as a secure, private and untraceable alternative to...
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Weekly Crypto Round Up: Latest News on Cryptocurrencies & the Dark Web | Week...

Editor’s Note: This is the third post in our new series covering cryptocurrencies. Check out previous installments here and here.Following a remarkable week for...

Bitcoin Users in Australia Tense as Banks Continue Freezing Accounts

Emerging reports from Twitter leading to discussions on Reddit indicate that Australian banks are freezing accounts of persons involved in cryptocurrency trading, particularly Bitcoin.The...
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OpenBazaar Adds Support for Bitcoin Cash and Zcash

OpenBazaar is a first of its class platform—a decentralized marketplace that truly believes in the idea of free markets. Ever since in 2016, the...

There’s a Blockchain Bonanza at the End of the Rainbow

The world is changing with a power and a speed that could easily leave the observant in a state of trembling awe; provided they...
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Earning a Passive Income with Cryptocurrency Trading in 2018

If you invested around $1,000 into Bitcoin back in 2013, you would now be looking at a nice six-figure sum of cash in your...

Essay: The Hidden Laws of Existence & Virtual Currency

Editor’s Note: This is a heartfelt op-ed essay from the author. The views expressed herein do not necessarily reflect the official positions of Dark...

Wikileaks Now Accepting Donations in Zcash Cryptocurrency

It is already established that the use of cryptocurrencies is primarily in place to protect one’s privacy and to prevent the transactions from being...

Monero’s Hard Fork Affects Darknet Users

The origins of Monero are as mysterious as those of popular cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin.Agreeably, the inception of Monero was considered to be a fresh...
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Weekly Crypto Round Up: Latest News on Cryptocurrencies & the Dark Web | Week...

Editor’s Note: This is the second post in our new series on cryptocurrencies and their relevance among the dark web community. You can read...

Illegal Activities Associated with Cryptocurrency & the Dark Web Turning into a Multi-Billion Industry

Truth be told, if the darknet markets were legal, then perhaps we would have one or more of the owners of these markets emerging...

Messaging App Kik Launches Its Own Cryptocurrency

On May 25, Kik Interactive announced that the firm would be introducing its own cryptocurrency, which will enable users to purchase digital services on...

Trends in Crypto-Related Crimes Globally

The emergence of cryptocurrencies revolutionized the crime world. Cryptocurrencies give criminals an opportunity to commit crimes while keeping their identities hidden.Crimes associated with cryptocurrencies...

Crypto Mining Malware Is Gaining Traction on the Dark Web

There hasn’t been anything that has generated more buzz on the internet more that cryptocurrencies over the past couple of years.Cryptocurrencies had been earlier...
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NEM Stolen from Coincheck Being Traded on the Dark Web

The peer-to-peer cryptocurrency NEM has been gaining popularity since its inception in March 2015. Over the past couple of months, Coincheck, Inc. has suffered...
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Australian Gambling Regulators Issue Informal Crypto Ban After Bitcoin Betting Platform Launches

Paul Cherry, the CEO of Australian gaming operator Neds, recently stated that with the growth and widespread popularity of virtual currency, it would be...
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UPS Joins Global Cryptocurrency Revolution with Patent Application for Digital Locker

As virtual currencies continue to boom in the investment world, the recent dramatic price fluctuations are now producing early billionaires out of young investors.Although...

Analysis: Why Did the Secret Service Call upon Congress to Regulate Cryptocurrencies?

With the growth of cryptocurrencies, there have come other sophisticated tools that are being used to ensure that transactions become more untraceable, which means...

Weekly Crypto Round Up: Latest News on Cryptocurrencies & the Dark Web | Week...

In a surprising turn of events this week, the largest coin according to market cap, Bitcoin (BTC), not only managed to keep above the...

Weekly Crypto Round Up: Latest News on Cryptocurrencies & the Dark Web | Week...

Not much has changed during these last few days. The crypto market is still holding on to the same digits from last week.The largest...

Weekly Crypto Round Up: Latest News on Cryptocurrencies & the Dark Web | Week...

It was a turbulent week for cryptocurrencies.Despite Bitcoin’s several attempts to hold firm ground on the $7,000 price mark, the leading digital currency fell...

Essay: What New Cryptocurrency Regulations Mean for the Average User (US Edition)

Blockchain technology is a proven system of a transaction at this point.With over 1,000 different types of coins all deriving from the original code...
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A Closer Look at Bitcoin Private

A new privacy-focused cryptocurrency has been created and released recently, a fork from the first cryptocurrency Bitcoin.It’s called Bitcoin Private, and it incorporates elements...

The Dark Web Continues to Contribute to the Growth of Cryptocurrency

For almost a decade now, and ever since the launch of Bitcoin, the dark web has evolved in a manner no one ever anticipated...

Weekly Crypto Round Up: Latest News on Cryptocurrencies & the Dark Web | Week...

With the market cap dropping under the $200 billion mark, cryptocurrencies summed up another poor week.This price has not been seen on the charts...

Weekly Crypto Round Up: Latest News on Cryptocurrencies & the Dark Web | Week...

The crypto market is slowly recovering from its slow performance in the last few weeks, especially after Bitcoin (BTC) passed the $7,000 price mark.Currently,...
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Banking and Blockchain: Money Laundering, Smart Contracts and More

Editor’s Note: The views expressed are those of the respective author and do not represent the views or stances of Dark Web News. Discussion...

Preschools Accept Cryptocurrency for Tuition Payments

The thought of cryptocurrency being used in our day-to-day lives is a concept that’s received much debate over the years, but it seems that...

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