Bitmain Unveils its Most Powerful Bitcoin Mining Rig Yet

Bitmain may change the Bitcoin mining game again, with the upcoming shipments of Antminer S19, the newest model in the ASIC lineup. Antminer Yet to Announce Shipping, Prices for New Rig Model Antminer S19 can quickly make the previous models that powered the Bitcoin network obsolete. The latest models have unsurpassed energy efficiency, and a […]

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Doomsday Clock Nears Midnight, Time to Buy Bitcoin?

The Doomsday Clock is now closer than its ever been in its 73 year history to spelling out the total destruction of mankind. Surely it must be Bitcoin o’clock now?  The world’s experts sound the alarm Amid the rumors that Bitcoin and other Proof of Work (PoW) cryptocurrencies are unsustainable drains on the environment which […]

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Beware of Microsoft Windows Malware, Warns Singapore Regulators

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has recently issued a warning to financial institutions after 4 high-risk bugs were found in Microsoft’s Windows system. Windows-Based Banking Machines Pose Risks for Attack The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has warned of critical risks to legacy financial systems after Microsoft announced a patch of 49 bugs found […]

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5 Cryptos You Can Still Mine Profitably From Your PC

Mining, for most crypto coins, is a resource-heavy activity. The intricacies of algorithms also make them especially fit for graphic card mining. But there are still projects which are either just starting off, or have made the explicit decision to be supportive of CPU miners. One Processor, One Vote The principle behind CPU mining is […]

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Bitmain Supplies 4,000 Antminer S17 Pros to Nasdaq-listed Company

At a time of intense competition in the bitcoin mining space, Nasdaq-listed crypto mining firm, Riot Blockchain, is ramping up operations. The company has purchased over 4,000 Bitmain Antimer S17 Pros for its Oklahoma mining facility in the last month. Riot Blockchain Bought 3,000 Bitmain Miners on Dec 4 You may not have heard of […]

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No Investor Misled Over Crypto Mining Boom, Nvidia Claims

Nvidia has urged a US judge to dismiss a case brought by investors who say it misled them over crypto mining revenues. The company claims that the plaintiffs had cherry-picked information and relied on analysts who were clearly speculating on its financials. Lack Of Transparency Over Crypto-Mining Demand The case was initially brought, back in December 2018, […]

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Monero Warns Users of Malware Ahead of Hard Fork

XMR users who downloaded binary files in the past 24 hours or so might have installed malware, Monero said via its official site getmonero.org. Users Notice Weird Binary Files Some of the CLI binary files that users downloaded from getmonero have been compromised, according to Monero developers. Users spotted the issue when they saw that […]

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China’s Inner Mongolia to Drive Out Cryptocurrency Miners

Authorities in China’s autonomous region of Inner Mongolia released a notice requiring local cryptocurrency mining firms to stop their operations, according to ChainNews. Is Inner Mongolia Starting a Trend Among China’s Authorities? China has enjoyed that status of the world’s hub for cryptocurrency mining since it hosts a good share of crypto miners who’re looking […]

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