Cryptocurrency Mining

09 Jan: This Company Sets Out to Prove Crypto Mining Has a Place in Your Home

This Company Sets Out to Prove Crypto Mining Has a Place in Your HomeHotmine, a company based in Ukraine which engineers home appliances for crypto enthusiasts, is not new to mining equipment development. But sometimes it takes the right time and the right technology to be able to create and offer solutions that consumers would be willing to buy and use. Thanks to tech progress and proper market […]

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07 Jan: Bitmain Responds to Layoff Rumors From Ousted Co-Founder Zahn

Bitmain Responds to Talk of Layoffs Mentioned by Ousted Co-Founder ZahnOusted Bitmain co-founder Micree Zahn took to Weibo on Monday to speak out against a reported Bitmain “personnel optimization plan” which could purportedly see around 500 Bitmain workers dismissed by January 17. Chinese media broke the story last week citing inside sources at the bitcoin mining colossus, one of which claimed poor financial performance of […]

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31 Dec: Debate Ensues After 68% of BCH Hashrate Mined by Stealth Miners

Debate Ensues After 68% of BCH Hashrate Mined by Stealth Miners2019 was known for the growing trend of stealth miners mining on the BTC and BCH network. On Dec. 30, data shows that 68% of the Bitcoin Cash network’s hashrate is being mined by mystery miners. As the year comes to an end, the large number of unknown BCH hashrate has attracted scrutiny. Also Read: […]

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25 Dec: Another Bitcoin All-time High as the Hashrate Keeps Spiking

TheMerkle Bitcoin Mining ConsumptionMany factors influence the popularity and value of bitcoin. When looking at the overall network hashrate, the current situation doesn’t look half bad. In fact, bitcoin’s mining power reached a new all-time high earlier this week. Bitcoin Hashrate Grows Seems Unstoppable It only seems like a year or two ago when seeing bitcoin pass 1 exohash per second seemed to be a major milestone. This week, the total network hashrate has increased to 115 exohash per second. Those statistics confirm the demand for the world’s leading cryptocurrency is not slowing down just yet. More importantly, it also indicates that mining

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13 Dec: 2019’s Bitcoin Miners Are 5x Faster Than Predecessors

Data Shows 2019's Bitcoin Miners 5x Faster Than PredecessorsHigh-powered bitcoin miners and next-generation semiconductors go hand in hand and as process node technology grows, SHA256 hashrate follows. Coinshares’ recent bi-annual mining report highlights that newly introduced mining rigs have “as much as 5x the hashrate per unit as their generational predecessors.” Advanced chip technology has grown relentlessly and it’s significantly bolstered ASIC device […]

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