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A Small Crypto Coin Is Making Big Claims About a Private Proof-of-Stake
Even though it's yet to gain much notoriety, token project Spectre is innovating in a trending area – private staking for proof-of-stake blockchains.
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Cart
Tor and More: Bitcoin Market OpenBazaar Adds Features in 2.0 Beta Release
The new version of the the P2P e-commerce network can be accessed via the anonymous Tor browser and can facilitate purchases when stores are offline.
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Anonymity, privacy
Coinkite Tor Release Lets Developers Bypass Bitcoin Bans
Bitcoin wallet and technology provider Coinkite has announced Bitkit, its bitcoin wallet API, is now available on Tor.
Anonymity, privacy

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New Tool TorBan Helps Monitor Bitcoin-Over-Tor Attacks
A privacy researcher has created a monitoring tool called TorBan to check for attacks on bitcoin users over Tor.
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Online anonymity
Bitcoin-Over-Tor Anonymity 'Can Be Busted for $2,500 a Month'
Researchers at the University of Luxembourg have found that using bitcoin over Tor leaves users open to privacy-busting attacks.
Online anonymity

internet
Could Eroding Net Neutrality Hurt Bitcoin?
If the FCC lets ISPs control which traffic travels most efficiently over the Internet, could bitcoin be in danger?
internet

tor network
How Bitcoin Tech Could Make Infamous Anonymous Tor Network More Powerful
A proposed altcoin called torcoin aims to strengthen the Tor network by incentivizing relay creation.
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Drugs for sale online
How Deep Web Scams Helped Silk Road 2.0 Turn Crisis into Opportunity
Despite recent setbacks, Silk Road 2.0 now lists more items than the original site in its heyday.
Drugs for sale online

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Australia May Extradite Alleged Silk Road Moderator to US
An Australian alleged to be a Silk Road moderator will likely sent to the United States for trial soon.
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Eavesdropping
Hiding in Plain View, Too Much Secrecy, and Where Next for Space-Bound Twins?
John Law suggests privacy seekers should stay hidden, bitcoin doesn't need Tor and a novel purchase for the Winklenauts.
Eavesdropping