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NSA Surveillance Continues to Grow According to New Transparency Report

  The Office of the Director of National Intelligence released a statistical transparency report on their mass surveillance operations during 2017. The transparency report is required under the 2015 Uniting and Strengthening America by Fulfilling Rights and Ending Eavesdropping, Dragnet-collection and Online Monitoring Act (USA FREEDOM Act) and last years FISA Amendments Reauthorization Act. The USA FREEDOM Act was passed ... Read More »

Teen Darknet Buyer Told to “Grow Up” in Court

A 19-year-old, according to his own admission, had ordered a package of MDMA from a darknet vendor in Holland to “experiment” with the drug. The teenager considered himself a “psychonaut,” a police expert explained. Recorder Gareth Evans QC, who did not believe the teen had ordered MDMA for personal use, told the self-described psychonaut to “grow up.” On October 4, ... Read More »

The Digital Privacy War Hasn’t Stopped Tor From Wanting To Grow

Tors new executive director Shari Steele wants to change the image of the anonymous browser, and make its hard to use technology more friendly for the user. When she took the job at Tor after 15 years at San Francisco based Electronic Frontier Foundation, Shari had something in common with most Internet users; she had never used the Tor browser ... Read More »

Why the Deep Web Will Continue To Grow Part 2

All the parts: #DeepWebGrow The deep web success can’t be solely attributed to the deep web itself. The mainstream press, as well as former clearnet entrepreneurs, have been a big reason why it grew and why it will continue to grow. The combination of this, as well as what I mention in part 1 (put a link to part 1 ... Read More »

Why The Deep Web Will Continue To Grow Part 1

All the parts: #DeepWebGrow When the Silk Road was shut down, the victory call was ringed loudly by those for the war on drugs and a Bitcoin community that, increasingly, wants to be distanced from the deep web, especially the Silk Road. People wanted the whole online drug trade to be over with and took this as a opportunity to ... Read More »