Restructuring Social Media Platforms for the Greater Good

Restructuring Social Media Platforms for the Greater Good

What if we restructure social media spaces for better and healthier public debates by rebuilding the algorithms again from scratch? From claims of Russian disinformation campaigns that influence US elections to fake […]

All About RaidForums – Webz.io Source Review

All About RaidForums – Webz.io Source Review

Database sharing and marketplace forum with exclusive data leaks.

Identifying Violent Organizers in Real-Time with Dark Web Data

Identifying Violent Organizers in Real-Time with Dark Web Data

The murder of 46-year old George Floyd by a white police officer on March 25 sparked a wave of political violence across the United States that has not been seen since the […]

Alternative Data Will Help Predict Economic Recovery

Alternative Data Will Help Predict Economic Recovery

Experts say the impact of the coronavirus on the global economy will take years to recover, and many forecast a global recession. We’ve been watching the staggering figures: over 40 million people […]

Data at Scale: The Google News API vs Webz

Data at Scale: The Google News API vs Webz

When you want to find a particular news article, your first thought is probably to Google it. From Altavista to AOL and Netscape, many of the earliest search engines haven’t successfully stood […]

Why Dark Web Search Engines are Not Enough

Why Dark Web Search Engines are Not Enough

Since the dawn of the internet, organizations and businesses alike have realized the importance of continuously monitoring both cybercriminal activity as well as their brands. Law enforcement agencies (LEA) need to keep […]

Leveraging Data in the Fight Against COVID-19 Disinformation

Leveraging Data in the Fight Against COVID-19 Disinformation

It’s often been said that the coronavirus is not only a pandemic, but also an infodemic as well. From claims that the virus was deliberately manufactured by the CIA to folklore cures […]

The Top 5 Dark Web Search Engines

The Top 5 Dark Web Search Engines

As the leading dark web data provider, here at Webz.io we wanted to make sure you understand the different options available for monitoring and exploring the dark web. In light of this, […]

Early Detection of the Weibo Data Breach: A Case Study

Early Detection of the Weibo Data Breach: A Case Study

Last month at the end of March, Sina Weibo publicly announced that it had suffered a data breach. As one of the largest Chinese social media platforms with more than 600 million […]

A Look at News Trends from the COVID-19 Crisis

A Look at News Trends from the COVID-19 Crisis

Soon after sharing our free datasets for analyzing the coronavirus (COVID-19) with the public, we were excited to discover an organization that was leveraging our datasets to fuel their data analysis. MeaningCloud, […]