Company Usess Junk Bonds to Convert Aluminum Smelter into a Giant Mining Operation
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Company Uses Junk Bonds to Convert Aluminum Smelter into a Giant...

Coinmint LLC is turning to junk lending in order to fund a massive new mining operation. The project will repurpose a now-closed industrial site. Coinmint LLC is in the midst of a...

Danny Scopelliti | Oct 29, 2018 | 09:00
Plattsburgh NY Officials Fed Up With Mining Noise Adopt Regulations
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Plattsburgh NY Officials Fed Up With Mining Noise Adopt Regulations

Leaders in the town of Plattsburgh, New York, have adopted a law requiring crypto mining operations to hold a special permit. In the meantime, a moratorium on new endeavors is still in...

Kevin O’Brien | Oct 27, 2018 | 04:00
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Companies

David Vs. Goliath: Companies Like MicroBt Look To Challenge...

Bitmain is well-known across the cryptocurrency community for dominating the mining hardware market. Some think the Chinese giant might be losing its edge, and a growing number of...

Kevin O’Brien | Oct 09, 2018 | 17:00
US elections
Legislation

U.S. Federal Election Committee Considers Request to Mine...

Candidates for the 2020 presidential election may be able to accept cryptocurrency mining profits as campaign donations.  Could Mining Reform Political Campaigning? Osia Network, LLC...

Eustace Cryptus | Oct 04, 2018 | 15:00
Bitmain Fights Rumors by Launching New ASIC Chip
ASIC miners

Bitmain Fights Rumors by Launching New ASIC Chip

As Bitmain’s IPO date approaches, negative news involving the company could add up. The CEO of Bitmain, Jihan Wu, countered the pessimism by launching a brand new “algorithm...

Paula Baciu | Sep 21, 2018 | 19:00
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Washington Mining Enclave to Be Hit with Increased Power Costs

Low energy prices from the local hydroelectric plant attracted many cryptocurrency miners to Grant County, Washington. But it seems like the gravy train may soon hit the buffers as...

Emilio Janus | Sep 06, 2018 | 17:00
Bitmain
News

Bitmain Lost $328 Million Buying Bitcoin Cash, According to BitMex...

Bitmain made a bad bet on Bitcoin Cash but could still become “one of the great companies” in the cryptocurrency world, researchers from BitMEX reveal. ‘Bitmain Can Be A...

Wilma Woo | Aug 30, 2018 | 15:00
As Cryptocurrency Miners Dig In, Many Small American Towns Are Looking for a Way Out
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Cryptocurrency Miners Dig In to Small-Town America

Even though the cryptocurrency market has experienced a rough year, miners are still staking their claims across many of America’s small towns. Some people are enthusiastic about a...

Kevin O’Brien | Aug 27, 2018 | 09:00
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Japan’s Internet Giant GMO Abandons Bitcoin Cash Mining

Japanese internet giant GMO has switched its entire mining capacity from Bitcoin Cash (BCH) to Bitcoin (BTC) as of July 2018. GMO Mines 568 Bitcoin Blocks In July A copy of the...

Wilma Woo | Aug 24, 2018 | 12:00
DCC: Distributed Banking, Future of the Financial Industry
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Room For Creatives, Distributed New Economy Is Growing In Capacity

Creatives from multiple industries and those on the other side of the transaction – buyers and consumers of content, may soon do business on a single platform. Within the Zeepin...

Bitcoinist | Aug 16, 2018 | 08:00
Blockchain Offers Viable Alternative to Outdated Online Ad Tech
Mining

CoinHive In-Browser Software is ‘Mining’ $250K Per Month...

New academic research released by RWTH Aachen University has discovered that cryptocurrency miner CoinHive is very profitable. In fact, it’s generating over $250,000 worth of...

Ian Tozer | Aug 16, 2018 | 04:00
News

Dorm Room Mining Operations Have Universities Concerned

As college students use dorm rooms for their mining efforts, universities and businesses alike are concerned about costs and hazards. For Penn State University freshman John Cines, a...

Danny Scopelliti | Aug 11, 2018 | 18:00

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