AlphaBay, World’s Largest Darknet Site Shut Down


AlphaBay was an online Darknet Marketplace founded by alpha02, reputable member on most carding forums and experienced carders. He decided to launch his own marketplace on December 22, 2014, and allow sellers from around the world to sell goods to buyers worldwide. Continue reading


Everything you need to know about the Deep Web


  • The Deep Web, also called invisible web, or hidden web are parts of the World Wide Web whose contents that are not indexed and inaccessible by conventional search engines for various reasons. The content is hidden behind HTML forms. The opposite term to the deep web is the surface web. Continue reading

The U.S. Marshals Bitcoin Auction


When the infamous darknet marketplace Silk Road was shut down by the F.B.I on October 2013, the U.S. government seized roughly 144,000 bitcoins and the U.S. Marshals’ office announced that they will sell the seized bitcoins in a three-part auction. Continue reading

From Multi-Millionaire to Washing Dishes

charlie shrem

Founder of BitInstant and Vice President of The Bitcoin Foundation, Charlie Shrem was one of the first Bitcoin entrepreneurs, he was a Bitcoin pioneer as one of the integral players in the decentralization of finance and it paid off big time, until he allowed a customer to resell Bitcoin on Silk Road, the infamous deep web black market. Continue reading