In bitcoin mining, it's not uncommon for two separate miners to find the same block almost at the same time. This results in the creation of two blockchains, but only one can become the longest chain ... Read More
Whether Bitmain can actually bring the bitcoin miner back home remains to be seen. Yet solving for noise, one of the main complaints of mining, could be a big first step.
Ever since the first ASIC ... Read More
The investment finds Bitmain becoming increasingly willing to invest its funds in the wider bitcoin ecosystem, following its participation in a March funding round for smart contract platform Rootstoc... Read More
With 135 megawatts of power consumption, Bitmain’s Bitcoin mining data center will be one of the world’s largest facilities, in terms of power generation. Thus, Wu and his team aims to utilize... Read More
In a chat with CoinTelegraph, Bitmain’s Nishant Sharma says the pool has been launched now despite the halving having cut the block rewards in half because the mining community remains strong and is... Read More
Quebec Pushes Hydropower Utility to Halt New Bitcoin Mines
The Canadian province of Quebec has temporarily put a halt to the development of new cryptocurrency mining operations.
The region - known for its cheap hydropower - has been an attractive destinati
Steve Seagal-Backed 'Bitcoiin' ICO Hit with Regulator Warning
The Securities Division of the Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance (TDCI) is warning residents about the Steven Seagal-backed "Bitcoiin" project.
Citing New Jersey's cease-and-desist ord
Ireland's Finance Department Plans Blockchain Working Group
Ireland's Department of Finance has proposed the creation of a new blockchain working group to help create cohesive regulation across government agencies.
Revealed in a new report, titled "Virtual
'Fake News': Russian Official Reportedly Denies Involvement with Petro
The Russian government is pushing back against reports that it helped Venezuela launch its controversial "petro" cryptocurrency.
In public remarks Friday, the deputy director of the Information and