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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 Feb. 4, 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 Nov. 6, 2013

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Silk Road forfeits $28M in Bitcoins seized from its servers

Prosecutors emphasize that the Bitcoins were seized in connection with a probe of the online drug marketplace -- not because they were Bitcoins.

By Jan. 16, 2014

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Silk Road drug busts multiply, eight new people arrested

A handful of alleged drug dealers that hawked their goods on the online black market bazaar have been arrested in the US, UK, and Sweden.

By Oct. 8, 2013

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The 404 1,356: Where we've come to the end of the Silk Road #boyzIImen (podcast)

Your days of buying stolen identities, guns, and drugs on the Silk Road are over, and one guy's Superman Complex is to blame.

By Oct. 3, 2013

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Ep. 1356: Where we've come to the end of the Silk Road #boyzIImen

Your days of buying stolen identities, guns, and drugs on The Silk Road are over, and one guy's Superman Complex is to blame.

By Oct. 3, 2013

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FBI seizes online drug marketplace Silk Road, outs owner in indictment

Ross Ulbricht, a San Francisco resident who goes by the online moniker "Dread Pirate Roberts," was indicted Wednesday for allegedly operating the drug Web site Silk Road after federal authorities shut it down.

By Oct. 2, 2013

Review

LG Nexus 4 (T-Mobile)

While the LG Nexus 4 wins on internal performance and user experience, anyone shopping for an unlocked phone should consider a comparable LTE handset first.

By Nov. 2, 2012

3.5 stars Editor's rating Nov. 2, 2012

MSRP: $549.99

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Dress to kill in this synthetic spider silk outfit

Qmonos is a tough, lightweight artificial spider silk with mass production applications, including everything from car parts to artificial blood vessels.

By May. 26, 2013

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Behind the silk curtain of iPhone manufacturing

CNET's Sumi Das talks to Senior Writer Jay Greene about what it was like to report on working conditions at Pegatron and Foxconn in China.

By Sep. 24, 2012