Can You Ever Trust Your Online Drug Dealer Again?

The world’s largest Internet drug marketplace seems to have stolen all its customers’ money. Technology could prevent that inconvenience

Ecstasy pills at a nightclub

Photograph: Corbis

The online drug trade was dealt another blow this week. Evolution, a massive website for buying drugs on the so-called Dark Web, suddenly disappeared on Tuesday, along with millions of dollars in its users’ Bitcoins.

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