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How I learned to stop worrying and love the BlackBerry Priv

Commentary: After three months with BlackBerry's first Android phone, this CNET editor reflects on what went well -- and what didn't.

By February 2, 2016

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Silk Road drug sales going strong after 'Dread Pirate Roberts' arrest

The illicit underground marketplace has bounced back from last year’s high-profile shutdown, according to an Internet safety report.

By April 30, 2014

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VIP at illegal-drug site Silk Road nabbed in Thailand, police say

A 54-year-old Canadian man arrested this week served as the "closest advisor" to Silk Road founder "Dread Pirate Roberts," according to law enforcement.

By December 5, 2015

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New DNA stool test almost as good as dreaded colonoscopy

The noninvasive test is pretty accurate at finding colon cancer -- not as good as a colonoscopy, but you can take it at home.

By March 19, 2014

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Silk Road is resurrected with a new Dread Pirate Roberts

Deja vu? A new online drug marketplace appears as Silk Road 2.0 with an operator using the same pseudonym as the original site's alleged operator.

By November 6, 2013

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Ross Ulbricht convicted of running drug marketplace Silk Road

The alleged Dread Pirate Roberts faces up to life in prison after a jury finds him guilty of the so-called "kingpin" charge, among others.

By February 4, 2015

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Alleged Silk Road creator indicted on 'kingpin' charges

Ross Ulbricht, who allegedly went by "Dread Pirate Roberts" and operated the black market drug site, is charged with hacking, money laundering, narcotics trafficking, and operating a criminal enterprise.

By February 4, 2014

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Death Star wall tiles: The Dark Side of home improvement

When you want to communicate a subtle sense of dread to all who enter your home, then dress your walls up with Death Star tiles.

By November 26, 2013

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JOBS Act: 5 things to look forward to (and 5 to dread)

As Obama signs the JOBS Act into law, crowdfunding becomes legal and companies get more flexibility in going public. Here's the good and the bad.

By April 5, 2012

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FBI seizes online black market Silk Road, arrests owner

The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has seized Deep Web Bitcoin-based black market Silk Road, an anonymous online marketplace, and arrested alleged owner Ross William Ulbricht, aka "Dread Pirate Roberts".

By October 2, 2013