One of the world’s largest technology hardware makers has released new graphics cards (GPUs) aimed at the cryptocurrency mining market.
Researcher Paul Ennis sheds light on China’s bitcoin mining community, often viewed as one important political faction in the scaling debate.
A litecoin mining pool seemingly pulled the plug over the weekend, stoking accusations of theft and fraud.
A mining chip vulnerability that could potentially be used to remotely shut off bitcoin mining machines was revealed yesterday – with a fix from the manufacturer following shortly after. Involving controversial mining chip manufacturer Bitmain, the issue is what some are calling a “backdoor” in the code that controls its hardware, offering the company a […]
Derivatives giant CME Group is looking to patent a way for bitcoin miners to hedge against the risks they face.
A new version of an infamous botnet has been detected – and this version is equipped to mine bitcoin.
A subsidiary of controversial China-based mining firm Bitmain is launching a new pool today, one that is seeking to sidestep the scaling debate.
A federal lawsuit filed by investors in a US-based bitcoin mining operation is moving ahead after months of little movement.
A vote currently taking place on ethereum’s mining rewards system has motivated a big response from the community.
As tensions rise in bitcoin’s scaling debate, support is growing for a solution that could sideline miners should they try to force a code change.