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Due to Crypto Market Dip, Graphic Card Supplier Now Cut Prices

Due to the recent slump in crypto market graphic card suppliers are now dropping their prices. An anonymous source from the “upstream supply chain” told...

Mining Consumes Half As Much Power As BECI Estimates – Coinshares

Mining A lot of stories lately have been circulating on the amount of electricity consumed by bitcoin mining which in reports state that can...

Crypto Mining Moratorium in Quebec Lifted, But There’s a Catch

Back in March, Quebec issued a moratorium against cryptocurrency mining companies operating in the province. The ban was to last for 90 days, but...

Japan’s Internet Giant GMO Unveils First-Ever Bitcoin Mining Rig

Japanese internet giant GMO has unveiled the country’s first bitcoin mining rig called the B2, this week. In addition to being the first wholly Japanese...

China’s Baidu Reveals ‘Super Chain’ Blockchain Protocol

High energy consumption may be a thing of the past for crypto miners with Baidu’s new blockchain protocol. China’s internet giant announced this new...

Bitcoin’s steady decline could pose a problem to crypto miners

Bitcoin, the world’s largest cryptocurrency by volume, continues to struggle above the $7,000 level. After dropping to $300 billion on Monday, the total market...

Chipmaking Giant Cuts Outlook, Blames Crypto Mining Uncertainties

A reported slump in cryptocurrency mining has caused lowered demand for mining hardware, and in turn caused a lower outlook for the world's largest...

South Korea improves Safety Requirements in Mining

South Korea’s customs department revised its customs clearance system. They are now improving regulatory conditions in the importation of cryptocurrency mining hardware.  The country’s...

Bitcoin Miners Are Facing a Shakeout and Risk Turning Unprofitable

Even with bitcoin’s price going strong above $8,000, most of the miners performing the complex calculations to create the digital currency are risking unprofitability....

Avast Teaches Users About Crypto-Mining Malware Risks

During the RSA Conference 2018, digital security company Avast will be teaching users about the dangers of cryptojacking and crypto-mining malware. The company aims...