the onion router

  • The Dark Web Is Disappearing 

    The Dark Web Is Disappearing 

    While Tor remains something of an internet boogeyman — a misunderstood service most people think is only useful for hiring hitmen or buying drugs using cryptocurrencies — we found that many Tor sites (called onions) lie somewhere between tame and useless. New research suggests what the few extant onions that remain are headed towards extinction.