10 Things You Didn’t Know About The Dark Net

10. The Mighty Tor

The U.S. Navy wanted a way to use the Internet anonymously so its people couldn’t be tracked by the nation’s enemies.  It developed software called The Onion Router or TorBrowser, the gateway to Tor Hidden Services on the Dark Net.  “Onion” was chosen because its encryption properties were likened to the layers of an onion being peeled away.
10. The Mighty Tor