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CME Group Explores Bitcoin Mining to Boost Profits for Shareholders

There’s never a dull day in the cryptocurrency world. The latest curious proposal to come out of the space is from an unlikely candidate. A nominee for CME Group’s board of...

Christina Comben | 5 days ago
Bitcoin Cash Miners Leave Network for BTC Amid Difficulty Drop
Bitcoin

Bitcoin Cash Miners Leave Network for BTC Amid Difficulty Drop

It’s troublesome times for everyone right now, not least for miners. But as Bitcoin experiences its second-largest drop in mining difficulty at 15.95%, miners have started abandoning...

Christina Comben | 6 days ago
Bitmain Begins Expansion into South America
Bitcoin Mining

Bitmain Announces Sale of New S19 Crypto Miner

Just over a month since announcing the upcoming release of the Antminer S19 series, the crypto mining hardware is on sale at last. Today, Bitmain revealed that its next-gen mining...

Christina Comben | 1 week ago
Bitcoin Mining Profitability Plummets to $0.07 per T/Hash
Bitcoin Mining

Bitcoin Mining Profitability Plummets to $0.07 per T/Hash

If you’ve had your fill of bad news lately, look away now. Bitcoin mining profitability just hit $0.07 per T/Hash. That’s the lowest it’s ever been. Bitcoin Mining...

Christina Comben | 2 weeks ago
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Which Crypto is the Most Profitable to Mine in 2020?

Crypto mining is becoming exponentially competitive. It used to be that anyone with a PC could mine at a profit, but now you need expensive equipment to stand any chance. So...

Ricardo Martinez | 3 weeks ago
Bitcoin Hashrate Futures to Enable Mining Boom
Bitcoin Mining

Bitcoin Mining Difficulty Sees Huge 6.8% Increase

Bitcoin’s mining difficulty rate adjustment is one of the key innovations behind the success of the Nakamoto consensus. As the amount of miners increases or decreases the difficulty...

Ricardo Martinez | 3 weeks ago
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Bitcoin Mining

Is the Bitcoin Network Becoming Unsustainable?

The electricity used to power the Bitcoin network is enough to power the Czech Republic more than once over. New figures by a PwC researcher have shown that the Bitcoin network uses...

Luke Whelan | 1 month ago
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Bitcoin Mining

Bitcoin Active Supply Drops: Are More People Buying BTC en Masse?

Yesterday, the active supply of Bitcoin on the market was at its lowest in months — suggesting consistent demand for BTC ahead of the halving.  The next Bitcoin halving is...

Luke Whelan | 1 month ago
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Bitcoin Mining

Bitcoin Mining Stock Surges as Chinese Economy Falters

The economic fallout from the Coronavirus is starting to be felt across the world. China’s economy has been the hardest hit but contrary to wider market movements, bitcoin mining...

Martin Young | 2 months ago
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Bitcoin

A Bitcoin Price of $15,000 Will Make BTC Mining Profitable Post...

Post halving, Bitcoin miners will continue to reap profits, only if BTC hits a price range of $12,000 – $15,000.  BTC Miner Breakeven Requires Even Higher Market Valuations To...

Christine Vasileva | 2 months ago
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Bitcoin Mining

Bitcoin Cash Dev Tax Could Have Serious Impact on Bitcoin Mining

Miners claiming to represent the majority of Bitcoin Cash’s (BCH) hash rate intend to implement a plan to tax other miners in the community. Most remarkably, this tax could also...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | 2 months ago
Iran Issues 1,000 Crypto Mining Licenses
Bitcoin Mining

Iran Issues 1,000 Crypto Mining Licenses

According to recent reports from Iran, the country’s government is reportedly making a move that will benefit crypto miners by granting them over 1,000 mining licenses. New...

Ali | 2 months ago