Cudo Miner, the crypto mining software application, has released a stand-alone operating system (OS) that can be quickly deployed or run directly from an external hard disk.
Chinese Bitcoin miners taking advantage of 16 Billion kWh power bonanza could lead to record high hash rate
While many countries in the Northern Hemisphere crank up the air conditioning and power costs surge during the summer, in China’s mountainous southwestern province from May to September, it’s the wet season and hydroelectric power plants have an excess of capacity.
It has happened! The Ethereum Constantinople/St. Petersburg upgrade successfully completed at 19:52 UTC on the 28th February 2019. Here’s everything you need to know about the hard fork.
$320m CME trade just happened – the biggest ever. Bitcoin futures jump $500 – the bulls are back in town
On 18th February at around 01:00 UTC, somebody placed the biggest ever trade in the history of CME futures. Approximately 16,000 contracts were exchanged representing 80,000 BTC – or a notional value of around $320 million.
Elon Musk has long been fan of crypto and despite many hundreds of fake Elon Musks offering free (fake) giveaways over the past year, he doesn’t actually own much of it. So Binance’s CZ has made Musk an offer – trade me a Tesla for Bitcoin:
Mining hardware giant Bitmain lost about $500 million in the third quarter of 2018 due to the current bear market according to reports, potentially putting its planned IPO in jeopardy. The Beijing-based company recently provided an update on its financial results to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEx), which is reviewing Bitmain’s application for an initial […]
Zhu Fa, co-founder of crypto mining pool Poolin, has made a bullish statement on Bitcoin’s price. In a WeChat group he predicted that Bitcoin would surge to new highs 10-20 times the level it reached in the previous bull run.
A man is demanding answers after his quiet suburban home was raided by Australian police, tipped by members of the public who thought its high electricity use, and elaborate ventilation system was hiding a marijuana farm.
Mozilla, the non-profit open-source software foundation, is adding new cryptomining and fingerprinting protection options to its custom content blocking preferences in Firefox 67, which is due to be released May 14th 2019.
As investments in cryptocurrency become more popular, threat actors have started to develop coin mining malware to take advantage of its increasing popularity. But what is coin mining and why has it become so attractive to would-be attackers?
Miners flock back to Bitcoin as its hashrate hits three-month high – Bitcoin price recovery may be imminent
After hitting a low of 32 million TH/s, Bitcoin’s hashrate has seen a marked recovery in recent weeks indicating miners are showing renewed confidence in a Bitcoin price recovery. CNR reported as recently as December 2018 that Bitcoin’s hashrate was dropping fast as the profitability of mining was so low that miners were being forced […]