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…

A Modern Love Story: OkCupid & Bitcoin

“I used Bitcoin to purchase an OkCupid membership, and thanks to the A-List features, I met my wife!” At one point, this sentence wouldn’t have made much sense. But now, online dating and digital currencies are both disrupting current systems, and thanks to OkCupid, you just might find love with Bitcoin. Although the primary features are free to use, the online…

#Bitcoin: An Interview with Gluten Free Bitcoins

Spam on social media is nothing new. In late 2014, Instagram purged inactive & fake accounts. Users lost thousands of followers from this action, resulting in a huge number of complaints and comments asking Instagram to bring their followers back. But by July 2015, research showed that spammers had returned to the platform since the purge, finding that…