Tag: mining

Monero Upgrade

Monero Blockchain Upgrade Deemed Success: ASICs Purged

While Bitcoin's core developers have embraced application-specific integrated circuit devices (ASICs), computational units created for a single task, with open arms, the...

/ March 11, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Mining Software

Best Bitcoin Mining Software: An In-Depth Look at the Top Choices

Bitcoin is the most well-known cryptocurrency and also the oldest, in the early days it was completely possible to mine it using...

/ February 26, 2019 / 2 Comments
Monero

Monero To Hard Fork Blockchain In March To Stifle XMR ASIC Miners

ASICs, or application-specific integrated circuits, are a polarizing topic in the broader crypto industry. Some blockchain projects, namely Bitcoin and Litecoin, have...

/ February 11, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Mining Environment

Crypto Meltdown Forces a Significant Drop in the Prices of Mining Rigs

It would seem that the sustained slump in the global cryptocurrency market has forced suppliers of Bitcoin mining hardware all over the...

/ December 6, 2018 / 0 Comments
Norway Bitcoin Mining

Norwegian Government Ends Electricity Subsidy Given to Bitcoin Miners

A new resolution made by the Norwegian government has seen an end to the power subsidy that Bitcoin miners were granted in...

/ November 26, 2018 / 0 Comments
Ethereum Mining

School Employees in China Caught Stealing Electricity to Mine Ethereum

It is often said that the best things in life are free, however using your employer's electricity supply to mine cryptocurrencies is...

/ November 10, 2018 / 0 Comments
Bitfury

Bitcoin Mining Company Bitfury Raises $80mln USD in Closed Funding Round

Despite the ongoing weakness in the crypto sector, Bitfury just raised $80 million USD. According to a recent press release, the crypto...

/ November 7, 2018 / 0 Comments
Ethereum Miners

Ether Miners Are All Losing Money, According to Recent Statistics

According to recent data, the mining profitability of Ether has dropped to such a point that most miners are likely losing money....

/ October 29, 2018 / 1 Comment
Hut 8 Mining

Canadian City Plans to Cut Bitcoin Mining Power Supply to Keep Citizens Cool

Amid fear of environmental hazards resulting from the huge energy demands of cryptocurrency mining, indications are beginning to point toward the imminent...

/ September 26, 2018 / 0 Comments
Hashflare

Hashflare Cancels All Bitcoin Mining Contracts: Community Cries Foul

Just two days after suddenly making demands for all customers identity documents, the company known as Hashflare has released an email hours...

/ July 22, 2018 / 17 Comments