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Kazakhstan Looks to Ban Cryptocurrency, While Remaining Firmly...

The National Bank of Kazakhstan has decided to take a firm stance against cryptocurrency, citing an interest in protecting Kazakhstan citizens’ interests — despite the...

Adam James | Apr 01, 2018 | 20:00
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Students Abuse Free Power for Crypto Mining; Criminals Abuse Students

In news that will surprise precisely nobody, students have realized that they can abuse college resources for mining cryptocurrency. Following this, criminals realized that they can...

Emilio Janus | Apr 01, 2018 | 18:00
5 Ways Bitcoin Has Already Changed Money Forever
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Intel May Make Bitcoin Mining Profitable for Individuals Again

Intel Corporation is interested in developing specialty hardware for the mining of Bitcoin, which may help small-time miners once again turn profits. Intel to the Rescue According to a...

Adam James | Apr 01, 2018 | 02:00
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Nvidia CEO Believes Cryptocurrency Will Be Core Business for Company

The CEO believes the need for GPU processors in the industry will help the company’s growth in the future. However, he claims that it will not be an immediate driver for profits just...

Ali Raza | Mar 31, 2018 | 06:00
Alprockz Partners with Swiss Banks to Issue a New Stablecoin Backed by Swiss Franc
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Cryptocurrency Miners Help Keep Tiny Swiss Village Alive

The Swiss village of Gondo on the Italian border was once a haven for gold miners. Now, after decades of economic stagnation, it’s become a hot spot for miners of digital gold...

Adam James | Mar 29, 2018 | 20:00
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NVIDIA Ramping up GPU Production to Meet Demand

NVIDIA’s miners have been in low supply as of late as cryptocurrency mining operations are snatching up any GPU they can find. NVIDIA has stated their intent to meet the current...

Matthew Hrones | Mar 29, 2018 | 02:00
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Cryptojacking Up 8,500% Last Year: Stay Protected!

The rampant interest in the field of cryptocurrencies and the rise in value of Bitcoin in the second half of 2017 was accompanied by an explosive spike in coin mining scripts...

Georgi Georgiev | Mar 28, 2018 | 12:00
Why Invest in Ethereum?
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Ethereum Mining Faces ‘A Centralization Problem’

As Ethereum (ETH) struggles to break free of its steep downward trend, rumors of a new Bitmain ASIC mining rig continues to hold the price down. A Changing Landscape for Ethereum...

Adam James | Mar 28, 2018 | 08:00
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Hackers Net Thousands in Monero Thanks to Vulnerability in Network...

U.S security firm Trend Micro has discovered a Monero crypto-mining attack targeting Linux Servers. The latest attack has been linked to an earlier $3 million USD Windows hack...

Melanie Kramer | Mar 24, 2018 | 22:00
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Halong Dragonmint Saps Bitmain Mining Monopoly Days After Shipping

Bitmain’s share of the Bitcoin mining pie dropped almost 10% in five days last week after Halong Mining released a major competitor mining rig. An Instant Challenge To Legacy Miners...

Wilma Woo | Mar 20, 2018 | 12:00
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Norway ‘Delighted’ to Welcome New Bitfury Mining...

Bitcoin mining giant Bitfury has announced an “official partnership” with the Norway and local business leaders after meeting with government officials. Norway Partners...

Bitcoinist | Mar 20, 2018 | 07:00
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‘Crypto Hour’ Wants Bitcoin Miners To Switch Off March 24

Crypto hours is a Russian initiative in honor of Earth Hour on March 24 is looking to make the world’s cryptocurrency miners switch off their rigs for an hour. Switching Off For...

Wilma Woo | Mar 19, 2018 | 18:00
MoonLite Confirms Power & Distribution for Massive Mining Operation in Iceland
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MoonLite Confirms Power & Distribution for Massive Mining...

The MoonLite Project, which aims to dominate the cryptocurrency mining industry through the creation and operation of multiple industrial-scale data centers powered completely by green...

Bitcoinist | Mar 17, 2018 | 19:00
New Power Rates for Cryptocurrency Miners in Upstate New York
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Upstate New York Forcing Out Cryptocurrency Miners

Looking to take advantage of low-cost electricity, cryptocurrency miners have set up shop in upstate New York — but municipal power authorities and locals aren’t welcoming...

Adam James | Mar 17, 2018 | 16:00
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Squeezed! Florida Department of Citrus Employee Arrested for Mining...

A manager with the Florida Department of Citrus was arrested on charges of grand theft for using state resources for mining cryptocurrencies. A common joke is that government employees...

Jeff Francis | Mar 17, 2018 | 04:00
Is Graphics Card-based Crypto Mining at Risk of Extinction?
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Is GPU-Based Cryptocurrency Mining at Risk of Extinction?

The arrival of newly created ASICs and a large decrease in mining profitability has had an impact on the GPU mining market. Nvidia expects the demand for graphics cards to decrease...

Nick Chong | Mar 14, 2018 | 16:00

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