Mining

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.
Jan 11, 2020 at 11:27
US SEC Charges Man with Conducting $4M Cryptocurrency Mining Scam
A suspect identified as Donald G. Blakstad from the United States of America is facing legal action by the agency responsible for implementing federal laws, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), for supposedly operating a fake cryptocurrency mining activity.
Nov 21, 2019 at 09:10
Metaverse DNA To Leverage The Community For Its Blockchain Network Governance
At the core of the decentralization movement is a departure from single entities or groups exerting complete control over an organization, protocol or network; and towards a more democratically led and governed protocol.
Nov 06, 2019 at 13:07
Microsoft Windows Bug Makes it Possible to Mine Bitcoin on Old Computers
A bug on old windows computers exposes vulnerabilities that hackers could use to remotely mine cryptocurrency. More than 700k computers around the world are at risk of being used to mine bitcoin without the owners’ knowledge. A recent reports pins people using Windows 7 and below as being at risk.
Oct 30, 2019 at 09:35
What is Next for Miners Now that More than 85% of Bitcoin are Already Mined
Recently the 18 millionth bitcoin was mined accounting for about 85.714% of the total available Bitcoins. The cryptocurrency is nearer to its pre-programmed mining cap of 21 million coins. Here we will review what these figures mean for Bitcoin miners and Bitcoin price in General.
Sep 06, 2019 at 13:24
How to Understand Bitcoin’s Hash Rate?
To succeed in the world of Bitcoin and Blockchain one needs to know a lot of relevant tech terms and their implications. Whether you are an investor, a writer, programmer or creator these terms are still essential for your basic success in the industry. The industry has a few thousands of complex terms. One of those is the Hash Rate. Luckily we shall introduce it here and explain its implications.
Aug 24, 2019 at 12:51
Ukraine Incarcerates Illegal Bitcoin Miners at Power Plant
The Ukrainian security authorities have detained cryptocurrency miners at a nuclear energy plant. The Security Service of Ukraine (SBU), the law-enforcement agency and primary government security body in the fields of counterintelligence operation and fighting terrorism, arrested many people for illicitly mining Bitcoin and other digital assets at the country’s nuclear power plant (NPP).
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