Interview with Andreas Rybak (Connect Admin)

In a couple of recent posts, I’d written about the social network Connect. While I had initially misjudged it as a scam, I think that’s all cleared up now. Therefore, one of the admins of Connect, Andreas Rybak, offered to do an interview. How could I say no? We discussed such things as privacy, staying […]

Deleting Myself (Partially)

After getting doxed a couple of times, I’ve realized that I have way too many online accounts, in particular, ones that I don’t use anymore. It may seem silly that someone who writes about the dark web would have dozens of online accounts, but in the early days of social media (I’m talking early ’00s), […]

Is it Safe to Use Facebook on Tor?

Awhile ago, I was reading an article about Tor, and it had said that one of the most popular “Tor hidden services” was Facebook (go figure). I’ve known for awhile that you could use Facebook with Tor, but my question about it is that because most people use their real names on Facebook, would using […]

Fun with Dark Web Social Networking!!

  It should come as no surprise that the dark web (and not just Tor) has its fair share of social networks and forums. ¬†Nonetheless, in this post, I’ll be primarily talking about Tor social networks. ¬†(These are sometimes referred to as “shadow social networks.”) In my experience thus far, I’ve been a member of […]