Darknet Markets Are Back – But With the Blockchain Bloated Who’s Buying? (news.bitcoin.com)

Darknet markets, prized for their range of wares not commonly found on the clearnet, are back online. For the past three weeks, the most popular DNMs, including Dream and Aero, have been offline due to sustained DDoS attacks. Now, following a lengthy hiatus, the majority of markets are back online. There’s just one problem: with bitcoin transactions sometimes taking hours or even days to confirm, several markets are still largely unusable.
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The goalposts forever move, honeybadger gives not one fuck.

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