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    Cryptocurrency Mining Causing GPU Price Gouging, Even in Bundles

    You think Bitcoin miners are hurting these days? Ask PC gamers how they’re feeling! Buying in Bulk PC gaming enthusiasts looking to purchase top-tier GPUs to power their 4K and high frame-rate gaming experiences are quickly finding their dollars don’t quite stretch as far as they once did. GPU prices have skyrocketed well above their manufacturer’s suggested retail price — and it’s all thanks to cryptocurrency mining. Mining Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies is an incredibly taxing

    · February 9, 2018 · 1:30 am