Apr 01, 2020 at 09:31
Who Will Mine Cryptocurrency in the Future - Quantum Computers or the Human Body?
Companies including Microsoft, IBM and Google, race to come up with cheap and effective mining solutions to improve its cost and energy efficiency. Lots of fuss has been made around quantum computing and its potential for mining. Now, the time has come for a new solution - mining with the help of human body activity.
Mar 30, 2020 at 09:01
Microsoft Develops New Cryptocurrency Mining Technology
Microsoft recently registered a patent for a technology that uses human activities for cryptocurrency mining. According to the document, the technology leverages our brain waves and body temperature needed to perform various online tasks.
Feb 13, 2020 at 16:42
Bitcoin Mining Difficulty Factor Hits a Flat Curve as Coronavirus Rages in China
The outbreak of the new coronavirus in China has halted economic activities in the mainland which is the key producer of Bitcoin mining Hardware. As fewer mining machines are added to mine Bitcoin, the difficulty algorithm is relaxed as the competition between miners reduces. The Universal hashing power towards the Bitcoin network is somewhat constant.