What is Bitcoin Halving?

bitcoin halving

Bitcoin is a decentralized digital payment system with no central authority. It allows instant payment to anyone around the world and available 24*7. The entire bitcoin network is backed by the miners. The miners are the specialized systems which perform complex computational process called “Proof of Work” for a block…

Bitcoin Explained. How to Buy/Invest?

how to buy bitcoin

Cryptocurrencies are a new concept in the world economy. They were invented approximately only a few years back but they already attracted have a lot of attention. Especially since the year 2013, they experience turbulent changes in their exchange rates. Bitcoin is the most popular cryptocurrency as of now. And…

What is a Bitcoin Mixer?

bitcoin mixer

Bitcoin mixers are solutions that let users mix their coins with other users, to preserve their privacy. Bitcoin is not entirely anonymous as it looks. It is partially anonymous because one does not need to give personal details to do bitcoin transactions or while opening an anonymous wallet. Bitcoin transactions…

Escrow. Is there one on Dark web?

Dark web escrow

An escrow is a mutual financial arrangement where a third party holds and regulates payment of the funds required for two parties involved in a given business. That third party is known as an escrow provider, who holds the funds temporarily and makes the transaction safer.  The word Escrow derived…

Silk Road – Tale of first darknet market

silkroad story of first darkweb market

Silk Road was an internet black market and the first modern-day darknet market. It was founded by Ross William Ulbricht (also known as Dread Pirate Roberts) born in Texas, the U.S. who had a different ideology. He believed everyone should have the right to buy, sell whatever they want as long as…

What is Onion Domain? Buying and hosting a .onion site on Tor

Buying and hosting a onion site

A .onion domain is a top-level domain suffix that is specially used as an anonymous hidden service and can be accessed through the Tor network. Onion sites are not present in WWW and Regular browsers won’t be able to navigate through the relay of proxy servers that will take users…

What can we find on the dark web?

What to find on Dark Web

The dark web is part of the internet that isn’t visible to search engines and requires the use of an anonymizing browser called Tor to be accessed. The Dark Web is the murky underbelly of the Internet. This is a lawless domain, where the rule of law doesn’t exist and…

Email Encryption. How to send and receive an encrypted email?

how to send encrypted email

Email encryption involves encrypting, or disguising, the content of email messages to protect potentially sensitive information from being read by anyone other than intended recipients. Email encryption often includes authentication. Email is a vulnerable medium, especially if the emails are sent over public Wi-Fi networks which are unsecure and hackers…

Bitcoin explained. How do Cryptocurrency work?

cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrencies are a new concept in the global economy. They exist only for approximately a few years and they already attracted a lot of attention. Especially since the year 2013, they experience turbulent changes in their exchange rates. Cryptocurrency payments can be made without personal information linked to the transaction….