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The NSA and its UK sister agency GCHQ, in a relatively late move, are using undercover agents to probe into virtual game environments.
The notoriously secretive underground marketplace Silk Road accepted online currency as payment for drugs, and police have a warrant for users' accounts.
Watchdogs and institutions around the world trying to put an end to Silk Road, but the marketplace's usage of Bitcoins makes it difficult to take definitive action.
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Reddit used free speech to defend its forums of pictures of young girls but blocked Gawker for 'outing' the man behind them.
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