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China BTC Miners Are Stepping Back into the Spotlight

Cryptocurrency miners from China are now beginning to set up shop in neighboring countries such as Russia and Kazakhstan. As a result, they are coming back online to extract new bitcoin units, and they are again presenting serious competition to miners in the United States and other bitcoin havens. Miners in China Are Setting Up Shop Elsewhere Not long ago, Beijing ruled that all mining in China was to be banned, claiming that the hazards of bitcoin mining were simply...

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Accelerate Financial Is Planting Trees in Exchange for $$ Invested in Its BTC ETF

Accelerate Financial Technologies Inc. is planning to unveil a new bitcoin-based exchange-traded fund (ETF) soon, and in return, the company has stated that it will plant more than 3,000 young trees as a means of fighting the carbon footprint that mining bitcoin is alleged to leave behind. Accelerate Financial Technologies Is Trying to Offset Bitcoin’s Negativity Over the past several months, there have been many arguments that mining cryptocurrency is somehow hazardous...

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Le minage de bitcoin au Kazakhstan

Entretien avec Sébastien Gouspillou, président de Bigblock Datacenter. « Alors que les USA et certaines régions d’Afrique semblent tirer leur épingle du jeu, il semble que le Kazakhstan ne soit pas en reste. Pourquoi ce pays semble si pertinent pour le mining bitcoin ? Comment évaluer les perspectives à long terme du mining bitcoin et comment savoir quelles régions pourraient être propices au développement du mining ? » Réalisation : Richard Détente pour Grand Angle Crypto...

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Ethereum Chain Splits Due to Bug: Devs Urging Users to Avoid any ETH Transactions

A bug afflicting a prior version of Geth has just caused the Ethereum mainnet to split. Nodes running the old client are being barred from the main network. This could threaten the possibility of double-spending and lost funds for those using the network. Go Ethereum just tweeted that a bug afflicting the old version of Geth has caused the Ethereum mainnet to fork. He urges all nodes to immediately update to the current version 1.10.8, which was announced just days ago. A...

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Jack Dorsey Is the Crypto Arena’s Newest Miner

Jack Dorsey has proven himself to be a major bitcoin fan over the years. Now, he is taking that fandom to a whole new level. Jack Dorsey Is “Trying” Mining The man behind both Twitter – one of the largest social media platforms in the world – and Square, a digital payments platform, announced that he is trying his hand at bitcoin mining. This shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone who has been monitoring Dorsey’s bitcoin career, as the man was one of the first...

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Bitcoin Mining Difficulty Recovers from Mid-July Yearly Low of 13.67T

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Bitcoin is Firing On All Cylinders, Reaches $50,000

Bitcoin is picking up speed. After several months of traveling through the doldrums, the world’s number one digital currency by market cap appears to be moving back up the financial ladder once again. The currency is presently trading for just over $50,000 per unit, meaning it has gained approximately $5,000 over just the past few days alone. Bitcoin Is Moving Back Up Bitcoin has been going through a hard time as of late. The asset – which spiked to a new all-time high...

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Crypto Mining: KuCoin Launches Own Pool

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Bitcoin Mining Becomes Harder while US Miners are Ready to See New Production Records

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Blockstream Raises $210M: The $3.2B Company Will Expand into Manufacturing Mining Chips

The valuation of the company has risen above $3 billion after completing the Series B round in which some of the participants included iFinex and Baillie Gifford. Blockstream aims to use the funds towards manufacturing mining chips. As reported by Canadian media on August 24th, Blockstream has further solidified its positioning as a cryptocurrency unicorn firm following the latest funding. The UK private equity firm Baillie Gifford and iFinex, the parent company of Bitfinex...

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