Backpage CEO Arrested, Site Likely to Be Shut Down

Written by: Jon Southurst 2016/10/07 9:56 AM Texas police arrested CEO Carl Ferrer on Thursday and will move to shut down the site. The classified ad site is accused of human trafficking through its adult services section, which reportedly makes 90 per cent of its revenues. Also read: A Guide to Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies The arrest was a joint operation between the Texas and California attorneys-general offices. more »

A Beginner’s Guide to Monero (Buying, Trading, Mining)

In the wake of Monero’s recent adoption by the Alphabay and Oasis Darknet markets and the subsequent price explosion, Monero is undeniably the market’s preferred choice of “anon coin,” or anonymity-focused cryptocurrency:TradingView Monero (market symbol: XMR) chart, priced in US Dollar(-pe... more »