Bitcoin's modularity problem

Electricity shortage in china plunges BTC mining

In China, reduced electricity supply has ensued local authorities in Sichuan province force bitcoin miners in the area to scale down their operations.

Bitcoin (BTC) Hashrate Gains Another Peak

The Bitcoin (BTC) network saw another mining peak, reached within a day of heightened activity. Mining touched a pace of 86 EH/s,...

Bitcoin Mining Still Profitable in 2019? What is more profitable mining...

It’s a question a lot of people ask: Is bitcoin mining still profitable in the modern era of blockchain?

Bitcoin mining buys 5000 mining rigs from Bitmain, as hash rate...

Bitcoin (BTC) mining company Northern Bitcoin, based in Germany, announced a deal in signing to buy around 5,000 mining rigs from Bitmain and...

Bitmain IPO Plans May be Rekindled With Crypto Winter’s End

Toward the end of June 2019, news emerged that the mining giant Bitmain might be reviving its initial public offering (IPO) plans. As Bloomberg reports, the China-based...

Iran seizes 1,000 Bitcoin mining machines after power spike

Authorities in Iran have seized roughly 1,000 Bitcoin mining machines from two former factories, according to state TV reports.

Monero’s Hashrate Plummets Over 80% After Hard Fork Curbs ASIC Mining

The hashrate of the Monero (XMR) network has recently plummeted over a hard fork that curbed the presence of Application Specific Integrated...

Bitcoin Mining Profits Rise After 19-Month Slump

After over a year and a half of decreasing Bitcoin mining revenue, a new report shows a small yet significant recovery in the gross...

Grin Gets a Boost with Cudo Mining Software for the Masses

Grin, the community-led implementation of the Mimblewimble blockchain, was launched earlier this year on the 15th January. Unusually, it came free of...

GPU shipments are still sliding as AMD and Nvidia deal with...

AMD and Nvidia were selling graphics cards at a breakneck pace when the world was infatuated when cryptocurrency mining, but then the bubble burst....