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Students bet on blockchain
1 year ago

Students bet on blockchain

Bitcoin gained international attention in early December when it experienced a meteoric rise in value, quickly followed by a nearly 50 percent drop. While one UTD professor has written …
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Feds seize Ulbricht, shut down site
6 years ago

Feds seize Ulbricht, shut down site

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The FBI arrested a UTD alumnus on Oct. 1, allegedly the leader behind Silk Road, an underground black market website.

Ross Ulbricht, a 2006 graduate, was arrested in a branch …
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Silk Road and the Deep Web

Silk Road, the online black market that generated millions of dollars in drug sale commissions, was shut down by various federal agencies on Oct. 2.

Notorious for the ease at …
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