Tag: mining

Apr 11 2021

Bitcoin firm that exploded 12,000% in the past year is buying the world’s largest mining farm

Apr 11 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  btcusd edge mining

Riot Blockchain, a publicly listed U.S. Bitcoin mining player, acquired a crypto mining facility for over $650 million last week as it looks to expand its operations. The farm is currently under construction and is touted as the world’s largest Bitcoin mining farm. Mining Bitcoin with RIOT Riot Blockchain (RIOT) was...

Apr 08 2021

Chinese Government Could Act on Coal-powered Bitcoin Mining

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Chinese government could take action against coal- powered Bitcoin mining farms A recent report claimed that Bitcoin mining operations could undermine the country’s new carbon footprint targets Some areas have already started taking action...

BTC Mining Firm Riot Blockchain Partners with Bitmain

Riot Blockchain will purchase 42,000 mining machines from Bitmain technologies.

Apr 06 2021

On-chain data shows Bitcoin miners are HODLers and accumulating

Apr 06 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  analysis btcusd mining

Bitcoin miners are accumulating the asset at the current price range against a generally bullish backdrop and rising demand for the world’s largest cryptocurrency by market cap. When miners HODL Data from on-chain analytics platform Glassnode for the ‘Miner...

Apr 02 2021

New crypto-mining malware targets Call of Duty players

Apr 02 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  hacks mining scams

Researchers at major video game publisher Activision have discovered a new malware program that installs hidden cryptocurrency miners on users’ PCs by masquerading as a “trainer” for Call of Duty: Warzone, the company revealed yesterday. NEWS: Hackers hid malware inside Call of...

Apr 01 2021

Blockstream tokenizes its Bitcoin mining power

Apr 01 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  btcusd investments mining trading

Blockchain development firm Blockstream has revealed its new security token, dubbed Blockstream Mining Note (BMN), that will be backed by the company’s Bitcoin (BTC) mining capabilities. “The Blockstream Mining Note (BMN) provides more flexibility than traditional investment in physical mining...

Mar 30 2021

Blockstream issuing Bitcoin mining security token (BMN) on STOKR

Mar 30 2021 Published at CryptoNinjas under tags  bitcoin blockstream listings mining stokr

CryptoNinjas » Blockstream issuing Bitcoin mining security token (BMN) on STOKR Bitcoin infrastructure firm Blockstream, announced today the issuance of an all-new...

Mar 29 2021

Countries Are Mining Bitcoin with Dirty Energy, Says Miami Mayor

The US has a clean energy supply to resolve the issues related to Bitcoin mining.

Mar 28 2021

YouTuber turns Nintendo Game Boy into Bitcoin mining rig

Mar 28 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  adoption btcusd mining technology

Pseudonymous YouTube content creator called “stacksmashing” has managed to turn his Nintendo Game Boy, a handheld game console released over 30 years ago, into a Bitcoin (BTC) mining machine, as demonstrated in a video published yesterday. According to stacksmashing, after Elon Musk announced that Tesla has begun...

Mar 25 2021

Cartesi CTSI Mining Milestone, Injective Protocol Partnership

Cartesi has recorded a huge milestone in the brand new CTSI Reserve Mining program. CTSI is the native token for the Cartesi project, and the launch of the CTSI Reserve Mining and staking program was a great move for the team at Cartesi. A brand new...

Mar 22 2021

Bitcoin Mining Firm Stock Prices Have Outperformed BTC by 455% in 12 Months

The stock prices of Marathon Digital Holdings, Riot Blockchain, Hut8, & Hive Blockchain have grown by 5000% in 12 months.

Mar 19 2021

3 Publicly Traded Crypto Exchanges?

PLUS: More takes on “WTF is an NFT?” There is something fitting about Bitcoin crossing $60k for the first time on March 13, 2021, a year and one day after crypto’s “Black Thursday,” when Bitcoin’s price plunged 50% over two days in response to the coronavirus. While devastating at the time, you can now barely see it on the BTC price chart:...

Mar 18 2021

Pakistan To Build Two Mining Farms As Government Looks To Participate In Bull Run Directly

Mar 18 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  culture mining pakistan

A government minister overseeing new cryptocurrency policy in Pakistan said that a local province will build two hydroelectric mining farms.According to a report from Reuters, Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province is planning to build two hydroelectric-powered pilot cryptocurrency mining farms....

Mar 17 2021

Will Ethereum miners stop “show of force” for more block rewards?

Mar 17 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  ethusd mining

Last week, Michael D. Carter of YouTube channel Bits Be Trippin' authored Ethereum Improvement Proposal (EIP) 3368. This introduces the idea of increasing block rewards from two to three Ether, with a gradual decay to one Ether over two years. "Changes the block reward paid to proof-of-work (POW)...

Mar 16 2021

Bitcoin Mining Heat Capture Startup MintGreen Closes Seed Financing Round

The Canadian startup MintGreen develops technology to capture heat produced by bitcoin mining and utilize it for industrial and municipal operations.Today, Canadian clean technology company MintGreen announced the close of a seed financing round as it prepares to deploy a large-scale commercial project to harvest heat from bitcoin mining, according to a press release shared with Bitcoin Magazine. The...

Mar 15 2021

How to Mine Litecoin (LTC) | Beginner’s Guide to Litecoin Mining

Mar 15 2021 Published at Coindoo under tags  blockchain guides & tutorials ltc mining

Cryptocurrency mining is becoming increasingly popular, especially among currencies that have reached notable heights in recent years. In this article, we will look for one of the top 10 cryptos according to market cap, mainly Litecoin. We will explain to you how to mine Litecoin in an easy-to-understand manner. About Litecoin (LTC) Litecoin is a peer-to-peer cryptocurrency launched in 2011. In the...

Mar 12 2021

Ethereum Miners Protesting EIP-1559 Has Accelerated Upgrade to ETH 2.0

Ethereum miners are planning a resistance against EIP-1559, but they may lose their power over the network sooner than expected. Miners Protest Fee Burn Update Several community members who provide hash power to the network plan to move their hashrate to...

Why This Environmentalist Doesn’t Blame Creators for the Carbon Footprint of NFTs

Brendan McGill, co-founder of Offsetra and Carbon.fyi, a company focused on reducing carbon emissions, talks about the environmental impact of NFTs. In this episode, Brendan discusses: his career as an environmentalist and...

Mar 11 2021

Foundry Digital’s Bitcoin Mining Pool Is Welcoming Institutional Clients

Foundry Digital announced that Blockap is mining bitcoin in its pool as it opens its doors to other interested institutional participants.Foundry Digital, a subsidiary of Digital Currency Group, announced today that it is seeking institutional businesses that want to participate in bitcoin mining to participate in its Foundry USA Pool, according to a press release sent to Bitcoin Magazine. The...

AMD To Produce Its Own Crypto Mining Chip?

Reading Time: 2 minutes AMD may be taking on Nvidia in the race to create a cryptocurrency mining chip Details of a new AMD Navi 12 GPU chip suggest that the graphics element is missing, suggesting a crypto mining chip is in the works Nvidia announced their CMP crypto...

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