Tag: cryptocurrency mining

Can India Become the Holy Grail of Cryptocurrency Mining?

The world of Bitcoin mining has seen some big changes throughout the years. Hardware has evolved, as has the software used to optimize this hardware for mining purposes. The regions where Bitcoin and altcoin mining have boomed are also about to change in the near future. A lot of mining operations currently reside in China, but the government is cracking down on this type of activity. As a result, we …
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Using a Tesla S for Cryptocurrency Mining Is Now a Thing

It is always interesting when the worlds of technology and cryptocurrency come together. The Tesla brand has received a lot of praise and attention as of late. In a way, it is not entirely surprising that people would find other use cases for a Tesla-related technology outside of self-driving cars. One Tesla owner is using free power from a local SuperCharger to mine Bitcoin. It is an interesting and quite lucrative venture, to say the least. …
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Having Switched From Mining Gold to Cryptocurrency, Hive Notes 633% Growth

In Canada, the mining industry has seen some significant growth as of late. Especially when it comes to gold mining, there is still a lot of money to be made. Even so, some companies are pivoting their business models from mining gold to mining Bitcoin and altcoins. Vancouver-based Hive Blockchain Technologies, Inc is worth keeping an eye on in this regard. Mining Gold is Passe, it Seems Plenty of people …
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Once Again, The Pirate Bay Mines Cryptocurrency Without Opt-out Feature

The Pirate Bay recently made headlines due to its in-browser cryptocurrency mining venture. Although this test only ran for one full day, it was a pretty interesting development which set off a shockwave of copycat ventures by other sites. It turns out the platform is mining cryptocurrency once again, but users can no longer opt out at this point in time. It’s a very strange development, although no one should be entirely surprised …
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