Cryptocurrency mining chips have "high electricity consumption and high heat discharge" which increases the likelihood of fire, as reported by South Korea's news outlet Kyunghyang.
HyperBlock has opted for an all-stock deal worth $82.8 million (C$106 million) to merge the interests of both companies and provide stronger developments in cryptocurrency mining.
According to a post by Google Chrome, "Existing extensions that mine cryptocurrency will be delisted from the Chrome Web Store in late June."
Intel says that the hardware will include "a processor core and a hardware accelerator coupled to the processor core, the hardware accelerator to mine digital currency."
Susquehanna International Group (SIG) have reported that Bitmain has created an Ethereum-compatible ASIC miner, which could see the demand for GPUs plummet. This would spell good news for…
The announcement came on March 20 from Bitfury's CEO Valery Vavilov, with both parties praising each other's efforts in welcoming the initiative.
Venezuela's President, Nicolas Maduro, has launched "Plan Chamba Juvenil Digital (Youth Digital Work Plan)", a cryptocurrency mining program for young citizens.
Ukraine's capital, Kiev, is planning to introduce cryptocurrency mining as an economic activity in the state register to allow a relaxed environment for the crypto community.
Plattsburg, New York, has become the first US city to ban cryptocurrency mining after the city’s council approved a moratorium to impose the ban.
Swiss Gold Global and Genesis Mining are permanently prohibited from offering any more securities in South Carolina in future.
Undisclosed entities based in a telecom company with links to the Egyptian government have developed malware that tricks Middle Eatsern Web users into unsuspectingly mining Monero, shows a…
According to Avast, there are over 15,000 vulnerabilities in the IoT (Internet of Things) space, where connected devices to that amount can be hacked and used to mine Monero. In a…
Reportedly, there is a shortage of GPUs in the market as research indicated that a buying frenzy saw a sale of more than $700 million's worth of GPUs sold, as miners entered an arms race of…
President Shavkat Mirziyoyev of Uzbekistan has announced that he will present a draft law to regulate ‘electronic money’ or cryptocurrency by September 1st. Creation of a competence center…
Venezuela's Granja Laboratorio Petro School will teachthe buying, selling, and mining of cryptocurrencies as well as the various functions of the crypto ecosystem.