Ross Ulbricht has become really famous in a bad way, as he was the owner of Silk Road that was founded some years ago. Silk Road was an online marketplace that was described as the “Amazon of drugs.” This is not an unfair characterization, especially if you consider that over 50 per cent of transactions were related with marijuana and cocaine. Continue reading “Federal agents accused of fraud in silk road case”
You hear it all the time — always be wary of divulging your personal information to other people, especially strangers. For me, I had a taste of what it was like to have my personal information compromised because of my own negligence. A couple of years ago, I received a letter in my mailbox from a lawyer’s firm representing one of the local mobile service providers stating that I had 2 month’s worth of overdue bills amounting to nearly USD6,000.