Tag: mining

Aug 03 2021

IT Contractor Caught Crypto Mining at Polish Police HQ

Reading Time: 2 minutes A Polish IT contractor has been fired after using police computers to mine cryptocurrency The contractor upgraded the computers at the Polish National Police headquarters and mined crypto from them In terms of sheer brazenness, this has to go...

Aug 02 2021

This protocol protects DeFi traders from being ‘front run’ on Ethereum

Aug 02 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  defi ethusd mining trading

A priority transaction network for Ethereum saw a launch in advance of the highly anticipated London hardfork and EIP-1559...

Bitcoin Mining Revenues Exceeded $970 million in July

Reading Time: 2 minutes During July, Bitcoin miners raked in a total of $971.83 million, of which transaction fees accounted for $27.59 million. The Bitcoin mining monthly revenue was $839.09 million in June. This is an indication that displaced Chinese miners are...

Aug 01 2021

What Will Happen When the Last Bitcoin is Mined?

Aug 01 2021 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  bitcoin crypto guides halving mining

Reading Time: 2 minutes The last bitcoin is set to be mined around 2140 What will happen to Bitcoin miners when the Bitcoin seam runs dry? We take a look at the factors involved in miners’ future planning The last...

Jul 30 2021

Bitcoin Tax Avoidance the Legal Way

Jul 30 2021 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  america bitcoin bitcoin news mining

Reading Time: 2 minutes Bitcoin miners in the U.S. can now legally avoid tax by mining into a retirement account from Choice Choice has teamed up with Compass Mining to offer a way for Bitcoin miners to add to their retirement pot tax free through Bitcoin mining Mining...

Jul 28 2021

Cryptocurrency Firm Genesis Digital Assets Raises $125 Million

The company is planning to expand its Bitcoin mining operations through the latest funds.

Luxor Technologies Announces New Crypto Mining Stock Index

Luxor Technologies, Bitcoin mining pool and data analytics firm, now features a mining stock index on their Hashrate Index data platform.Today, Bitcoin mining pool and data analytics firm, Luxor Technologies, announced that they are now featuring a mining stock index on their Hashrate Index data platform. This Crypto Mining Stock Index (ISIN) was described as a basket...

Jul 27 2021

Utah Oil Producer Is Using Otherwise Wasted Gas To Mine Bitcoin

Jul 27 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  business energy waste gas mining oil

Wesco has stopped flaring excess natural gas and is now using it to mine bitcoin, reducing carbon emissions and increasing profits.Wesco Operating Co., an oil producer near Moab, Utah, found in Bitcoin a solution to a years-old problem – the wastage of natural gas that can’t be shipped to market, The Salt Lake Tribune...

Jul 24 2021

Crypto Mining Operation Found at Russian Metro Power Plant

Reading Time: 2 minutes A criminal case has been opened against two men who metro employees who set up an illegal crypto mining operation at a power substation The pair used electricity supplied to the metro company to power their crypto mining...

Jul 23 2021

Cryptocurrency Miner Dies After Electrocuting Himself

Reading Time: 2 minutes A cryptocurrency miner in Thailand has died after his computer electrocuted him Danai Makmek died when apparently trying to fix a hard drive His mining activities seem to have had nothing to do with...

Jul 22 2021

Elon Musk fancies running a Dogecoin node in space (and teases Tesla’s Bitcoin adoption)

Jul 22 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  adoption btc doge eth mining

Elon Musk's participation at ‘The B Word’ conference, an event hosted by the Crypto Council for Innovation, resonated loudly in mainstream...

Argo Blockchain Mining Firm: Seeks Approval for US IPO with SEC

Jul 22 2021 Published at Blockonomi under tags  business mining

Argo Blockchain, one of the biggest bitcoin mining firms, has announced it submitted a filing draft to the Securities and Exchange Commission to get approval for its Initial Public Offering. The firm is already listed on the London Stock exchange since 2018, in which its value increased by more than 29% during the hours following [...] The post Argo Blockchain Mining Firm: Seeks...

Elon Musk Wants More Bitcoin Now That It Is ‘Greener’

Jul 22 2021 Published at Altcoin Buzz under tags  bitcoin elon musk mining spacex spotlight

One of the largest influencers over Bitcoin price action this year, Elon Musk, has been back at it, hinting that Tesla may make another purchase. The Tesla CEO also revealed that his other firm, SpaceX, owns Bitcoin, though it has yet to officially announce how much it has purchased. The revelation came while Musk was speaking at a virtual Bitcoin event called "The...

Jul 21 2021

Carbon Neutral Hosting Provider To List On Nasdaq Through Merger

Carbon neutral hosting provider Core Scientific announced it will be listing on the Nasdaq soon through a merger agreement with XPDI.Core Scientific, a carbon-neutral provider of bitcoin mining hosting and infrastructure,...

Bitcoin Mining Firm Argo Blockchain Files for US Public Offering

Jul 21 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  markets mining

Bitcoin mining company Argo Blockchain is the latest to seek a public listing in the U.S. markets, a sign of the market's increasing maturity.London-listed Bitcoin mining company Argo Blockchain (LSE: ARB) has submitted a registration statement for an initial public offering (IPO) in the U.S. market.Announced...

What Is the Best Cryptocurrency to Mine?

Mining is one of the most popular ways to make money with crypto. However, it has been steadily becoming less and less profitable as time goes on. Despite this, mining is one of the most essential components of the crypto world, both because of its necessity for the normal functioning of the blockchain, and because of its near-cult status. Mining is something many...

What Is the Best Cryptocurrency to Mine?

Mining is one of the most popular ways to make money with crypto. However, it has been steadily becoming less and less profitable as time goes on. Despite this, mining is one of the most essential components of the crypto world, both because of its necessity for the normal functioning of the blockchain, and because of its near-cult status. Mining is something many...

Jul 20 2021

RIGZ ETF Provides Exposure To The Infrastructure Underpinning Bitcoin

Viridi funds has announced the launch of RIGZ, the firm’s new clean energy Bitcoin mining ETF that goes beyond just miners.According to a press release sent to Bitcoin Magazine, registered investment advisor and emerging fund manager Viridi Funds has announced today the launch of its Cleaner Energy Crypto-Mining & Semiconductor (RIGZ) exchange-traded fund (ETF).Veridi said a growing...

China Bitcoin Mining Ban – Winners and Losers

Jul 20 2021 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  bitcoin bitcoin news china mining

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Bitcoin mining ban by the Chinese government had led to victory for some and disaster for others Countries like America and Kazakhstan have profited, while Bitcoin itself has suffered Who are the big winners and losers from China’s Bitcoin...

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