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Mining Round-Up: New Bitfury Chip, Anti-Cryptojacking Botnet Discovered

In recent news pertaining to cryptocurrency mining, Bitfury has announced a “suite” of products powered by the company’s new mining chip, a botnet that...
During Brutal Bear Market, Bitcoin Hashpower Doubles

BTC Hashpower Doubles During Bear Market as Miners Sacrifice Profit for Position

According to Fundstrat analyst Sam Doctor, it appears Bitcoin Core (BTC) hashpower has doubled since just before the start of summer. That figure is...
Russia Developing Own Mining Pools

Projects for Two Mining Pools Under Development in Russia

The Russian crypto association is working on two projects to create mining pools offering better conditions to the local mining companies. The industry has...
New Study Highlights the Many Positives of Bitcoin Mining

New Study Highlights the Many Positives of Bitcoin Mining

It’s become fashionable in public circles to bash Bitcoin on account of its energy consumption. Virtually every week, mainstream media (MSM) attacks bitcoin mining,...
50 Percent Energy Rate Hike for Crypto Miners Approved in Central Washington State

50 Percent Energy Rate Hike for Crypto Miners Approved in Central Washington State

The commissioners of a public utility district in central Washington State have unanimously approved a rate hike for cryptocurrency miners. The utility serves over 46,000...
Report: Miner Spends Only $1567 per Bitcoin

Report: Miner Spends Only $1567 per BTC

Electricity is the number one cost for cryptocurrency mining, giving an edge to whoever can secure it for the lowest price. Bitfarms, which has...
Pangolin Miner Claims 16nm ASIC Miner Will Compete With 7nm Machines

Pangolin Miner Claims 16nm ASIC Miner Will Compete With 7nm Machines

Over the last few weeks, we’ve been reporting on the wide variety of new cryptocurrency miners entering the digital asset economy. Some of these...
Hydroelectric Dam in New York Repurposed as Crypto Mining Farm

Hydroelectric Dam in New York Repurposed as Crypto Mining Farm

A hydroelectric dam in eastern New York State is being converted into a dedicated crypto mining farm, taking advantage of low-cost, renewable energy, according...
Bitcoin Mining is Big Business in Montana: US Senator Works to Protect Industry

Bitcoin Mining is Big Business in Montana: US Senator Works to Protect Industry

Bonner and Butte, Montana are home to two of the largest bitcoin mining facilities in North America. They’re also subject to a major energy...
Another Japanese Company Developing 7nm Bitcoin Mining Equipment

Another Japanese Company Developing 7nm Bitcoin Mining Equipment

Besides GMO Internet, another Japanese company is working on producing 7nm mining equipment. Triple-1 has been working on its 7nm bitcoin mining chips and...