The Sweetest Things on the Deep Web

A follow-up to The Journey of cybertwee into the Deep Web “It reminds me of Neopets,” my boyfriend said. We were sitting on a couch in his living room, and I had just pulled up cybertwee’s bake sale on the Tor browser, my laptop screen now filled with pastel graphics. Back when I still played Neopets religiously, bake…

The Journey of cybertwee into the Deep Web

“Chicago has a thriving club scene, and the first time I heard about Bitcoin was when I was in college and people were talking about buying ecstasy from Silk Road,” Gabriella Hileman told me. “I was like, how could you possibly avoid being tracked doing something like that?” Violet Forest had a similar story: “I…

Tasting a Bit of the World with Bitcoin

What is MunchPak? MunchPak is an assortment of the best snacks from around the world delivered to your home, dorm room, or office as often as you would like. When I first heard that MunchPak accepted Bitcoin, I knew that I had to try the subscription service immediately. I ordered three months of the MunchPak…