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Dogecon • June 21-24, 2018

Dogecon Vancouver 2018 is a weekend celebration of the social layer of crypto culture, embracing memes and tweetstorms as the…

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Cryptocurrency Mining Demand Leads to Mixed Results for AMD and Nvidia

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Business, Commentary, Mining, News, Tech

Cryptocurrency Mining Demand Leads to Mixed Results for AMD and Nvidia

The cryptocurrency sector has indirectly influenced the fortunes GPU manufacturers Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and Nvidia, with the former’s share prices increasing by 30 percent in May 2018 alone. AMD Stocks Rise on Mining Demand Since 2017, opportunistic cryptocurrency miners have started to bulk purchase GPU cards to build powerful mining rigs. While the move has augmented both profits and…

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China’s Rural Areas Display the Economic Benefits of Cryptocurrencies

Category: Bitcoin, Blockchain, Business, Mining, News, Regulation

China’s Rural Areas Display the Economic Benefits of Cryptocurrencies

China’s blanket ban on cryptocurrencies in 2017 took the world by surprise, especially considering that the country is usually at the forefront of adoption for newer technologies. However, the move did little to dissuade citizens from pursuing bitcoin-related activities or propelling blockchain technology. China’s Cryptocurrency Push According to a report on Nikkei Asian Review, China’s infatuation with bitcoin is showing…

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Researchers Propose a Solution for Selfish Mining Attacks

Category: Blockchain, Commentary, Mining, News

Researchers Propose a Solution for Selfish Mining Attacks

The concept of selfish mining has been explored within the Bitcoin community for several years. Discourse on the phenomenon began to pick up steam in 2013 following many published pieces of work focused on the possibility of an attack that took this vector. At the time, the most notable of these was a paper by two research scientists from Cornell…

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Japanese Police Arrest 16 Persons for Illegally Mining Cryptocurrency

Category: Altcoins, Crime, Mining, News, Regulation

Japanese Police Arrest 16 Persons for Illegally Mining Cryptocurrency

While the entire crypto ecosystem is still trying to find lasting solutions to crypto-related financial crimes such as money laundering, crypto theft, hacks and heists, bad actors keep formulating new ways to benefit from the digital currency revolution at the expense of others. Now, Japan’s security forces have arraigned sixteen people for similar cryptojacking on June 15, 2018. Mining Crypto…

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William Shatner’s Ambitious Plan to Operate a Bitcoin Mining Center Powered by Solar Energy

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Finance, Mining, News, Tech

William Shatner’s Ambitious Plan to Operate a Bitcoin Mining Center Powered by Solar Energy

William Shatner, a well respected Canadian actor, author, producer, and director has released an ambitious plan to operate a bitcoin mining farm in Southern Illinois that is powered entirely by solar power. Plan to Have the Edge over Other Mining Centers In an interview with Chicago Tribune, Shatner explained that he has recently started to understand the concept of the…

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Missoula County Commission Delays Ban on Cryptocurrency Mining

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Finance, Mining, News, Regulation, Tech

Missoula County Commission Delays Ban on Cryptocurrency Mining

The Missoula County Commission on June 14, 2018, decided to postpone and the one-year ban imposed on cryptocurrency mining activities. Residents Express Frustration over Cryptocurrency Mining Farms Despite an intensive two hours of discussion, presentations, and public comments concerning Bitcoin mining operations in Bonner, the public was fairly split when it came to the support and opposition to the activity….

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Estonian Cryptocurrency Mining Startup Seek SEC Approval for $180 Million Initial Coin Offering

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Estonian Cryptocurrency Mining Startup Seek SEC Approval for $180 Million Initial Coin Offering

At a time when crypto exchanges and bitcoin-related businesses in the US are feeling reluctant to come under the umbrella of the Securities and Exchange Commission, this Estonian startup has audaciously filed with the SEC to raise $180 million via an Initial Coin Offering (ICO). Aiming for the Moon According to a Form D submitted to the SEC, NewTech Myning…

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The Blockchain Protocol That Puts the Technology back on Track

Category: Altcoins, Blockchain, Mining, News, Tech

The Blockchain Protocol That Puts the Technology back on Track

Consensus algorithms upon which blockchains run are the fundamental determinants of their governance systems and the extent of decentralization effective within their networks. Right from the very first blockchain that was created, the overall intention of Satoshi Nakamoto was to establish a network where every participant will reserve some power and influence over the important processes involved in maintaining the…

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Study Confirms Presence of ASIC Miners in Zcash Network

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Study Confirms Presence of ASIC Miners in Zcash Network

The Zcash Foundation has historically maintained an anti-ASIC stance and condemns the rising threat of mining centralization. Now, the foundation collaborated with researchers to study and analyze the percentage of ASIC miners present across the mining network. Study to Detect ASIC Miners in Zcash Bitmain’s announcement to launch a dedicated Equihash ASIC miner was not taken well by the Zcash…

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Coinshares Research Paper Investigates Cost of Bitcoin Mining

Category: Bitcoin, Blockchain, Mining, News, Tech

Coinshares Research Paper Investigates Cost of Bitcoin Mining

Coinshares released a whitepaper detailing the remarks taken from research to understand the cost of mining bitcoin. The study took into account several factors to determine a monetary value while addressing the unsubstantiated misconceptions about the energy consumptions and climatic impact of bitcoin mining. Research Sheds Light on Bitcoin Mining According to a post by Christopher Bendiksen, who spearheaded the…

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