August 16th, 201912 Major global chipmaker Nvidia, popular with cryptocurrency miners, has outstripped analysts’ expectations with its latest set of quarterly financials.
Major global chipmaker Nvidia, popular with cryptocurrency miners, has outstripped analysts’ expectations with its latest set of quarterly financials.
The firm’s Second Quarter...
August 15th, 201912 Meet "Norman" – a new variant of monero-mining malware that employs crafty tricks to avoid being spotted. https://www.coindesk.com/new-malware-miner-sneakily-hides-when-task-manager-is-open
August 8th, 201926 Blockstream is further stepping into bitcoin mining with the Fidelity Center for Applied Technology and LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman as customers. https://www.coindesk.com/blockstream-launches-bitcoin-mining-farm-with-fidelity-as-early-customer
August 5th, 201931 Litecoin, the fifth-largest cryptocurrency by market value, has just reduced its block reward for miners by half. https://www.coindesk.com/litecoin-just-halved-its-crypto-rewards-for-miners
July 30th, 201927 An importer of Bitmain's bitcoin miners is under investigation for underpaying customs fees, a search warrant obtained by CoinDesk reveals. https://www.coindesk.com/importer-of-bitmains-bitcoin-miners-draws-criminal-investigation-in-russia
July 30th, 201925 Converted Bitcoin bull Joe Kernen has predicted that the coin could hit $55,000 by May 2020, the date of Bitcoin’s next halving. Former Bitcoin (BTC) bear Joe Kernen has predicted that the coin could hit $55,000 by May 2020, the date of Bitcoin’s next halving.The Squawk Box co-host appears to have undergone a full conversion...
July 29th, 201928 Cryptocurrency mining is now an official industrial activity in Iran after winning approval from the country's cabinet. https://www.coindesk.com/irans-government-gives-the-official-nod-to-crypto-mining
July 22nd, 201936 The new level of nearly 80 tera hashes per second is unprecedented in Bitcoin’s history, and follows repeated records. Bitcoin (BTC) now has more computing power behind its security than ever before, passing another milestone as hash rate reaches an all-time high. Data from monitoring resource Blockchain confirmed that the...