The major torrenting website, The Pirate Bay, is reported to again be using cryptocurrency mining scripts on its website. Last month, it was discovered that The Pirate Bay had embedded multiple Monero miners on its website, which the company claimed was being trialed as an alternative revenue model to hosting ads. Also Read: Pirate Bay Founder’s […]
Bitcoin miners are always a target to criminals and other assailants. Around 3,000 Bitcoin miners were exposed to a potential Telnet-based attack. All of these miners seemingly use the same mining pool to generate Bitcoin and they may very well belong to the same organization. It is unclear who owns the device exactly, but they seemingly all […]
Leading graphics processing unit (GPU) manufacturers Asus and Nvidia have announced the release of new GPUs targeting the cryptocurrency mining market. Also Read: Sapphire Technology Announce Production of Graphics Cards Designed Solely for Cryptocurrency Mining The Announcements Follow Sapphire Technology Becoming the First GPU Producer to Target Cryptocurrency Miners GPU manufacturing giants Asus and Nvidia […]
Usual website activities of a major Bitcoin miner Hashocean are nowhere to be found, fuelling suggestions that the cloudminer is a scam. ]]>
One of the issues a lot of people have with the Bitcoin ecosystem is how they have to wait for transaction confirmations by the network. As most people are well aware, this can take anywhere from minutes to hours before a transaction gets the full six confirmations. But some companies are adapting their strategy, and […]
This is a continuation of TradeBlock’s block chain and network analysis to address the ongoing block size discussions. It is intended for an audience with at least a fundamental comprehension of block chain technology. If you have not yet done so, we recommend first reading: Part 1: Macro Block Trends Part 2: Macro Transaction Trends […]
California attorney Charlotte C. Lin is planning to launch an investigation in cryptocurrency mining manufacturer KnCMiner, an announcement reveals (hat tip to Coin Fire). Lin, who practices in a number of The post California Attorney Targets KnCMiner For Potential Class Action Lawsuit appeared first on NEWSBTC.
2014 May 26th — The BFGMiner development team today announced the immediate availability of BFGMiner 4.0, the latest major release of the world’s leading cryptocurrency mining software. Designed to support today’s diversity of miners, BFGMiner 4 delivers a flexible foundation needed for mining at home or as a business. Available for over two years, since […]
One of my favorite use cases for what someone might call “smart law” is that of the trust. People are most familiar with trusts when it comes to estate planning…. The post Crypto – Miner’s Trust appeared first on CoinChomp.
As a resident of western Washington, I was happy to find out that a Bitcoin ATM had recently been installed at the Spitfire sports bar in downtown Seattle. I decided to make a trip to try out the ATM and learn more about Coinme, the company behind Seattle’s first Robocoin kiosk. General Manager Nick Hughes […]
Bitcoin miners and all cryptocurrency miners play a very important role in our community. They set up miners, incur electricity expenses, and deal with mining companies to ensure that we all have the freedom to transact securely with digital currencies. As more miners plug in their equipment, our networks are protected from double spend attacks. […]
Buyers of KnCMiner’s modified Jupiter miners have reported receiving damaged and malfunctioning products.
Josh Zerlan, VP of Product Development at Butterfly Labs, has provided customers with updates relating to the company’s upcoming Monarch bitcoin miner. Dated April 19th, the information came in the The post Butterfly Labs Offers Updates on Monarch Miner, Could Be Shipping Soon appeared first on newsBTC.
Disclosure: the author of this article is the founder and Chief Scientist of the Ethereum project Last week, Adam Back and Austin Hill came out with an announcement on Let’s Talk Bitcoin, in which they announced their newest project: “sidechains”. The idea, they described, would allow for the existence of alternative blockchains, perhaps with different […]
Certainly, there’s been quite a bit of excitement surrounding KnCMiner‘s Titan Scrypt miner. Pre-orders began not terribly long ago, and the company sold $2 million worth of the device in four hours. Customers who’ve made their purchase are expected to get a whole lot more power than they bought, too. The company today announced that they’ve […]