A Visual Guide on how to Protect Your Devices from Crypto-Miners

By | September 17, 2018

A Visual Guide on how to Protect Your Devices from Crypto-Miners How to protect your devices from crypto-miners, courtesy of 911 Metallurgist Featured photo via Shutterstock. Related Published at Mon, 17 Sep 2018 13:25:37 -0400

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CEO Behind GAW Miners, PayCoin Ponzi Scheme Sentenced to 21 Months in Prison

By | September 13, 2018

CEO Behind GAW Miners, PayCoin Ponzi Scheme Sentenced to 21 Months in Prison Homero Joshua Garza, the CEO of the now-defunct U.S. crypto firm GAW Miners, has been sentenced to 21 months in prison for defrauding investors, local news agency Hartford Business reports Thursday, September 13. Garza received the verdict in the Hartford federal court, following his guilty… Read More »

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CEO Behind GAW Miners Paycoin Ponzi Scheme Sentenced to 21 Months in Prison

By | September 13, 2018

CEO Behind GAW Miners Paycoin Ponzi Scheme Sentenced to 21 Months in Prison Homero Joshua Garza, the CEO of the now-defunct U.S. crypto firm GAW Miners, has been sentenced to 21 months in prison for defrauding investors, local news agency Hartford Business reports Thursday, September 13. Garza received the verdict in the Hartford federal court, following his guilty… Read More »

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A New Line of Powerful ASIC Miners Is Coming to Ethereum

By | September 13, 2018

A New Line of Powerful ASIC Miners Is Coming to Ethereum A chip designer with extensive experience in developing bitcoin mining devices is turning her sights on the ethereum protocol. Chen Min, the former chief chip maker at bitcoin mining chip developer Canaan Creative, launched a new venture to build cryptocurrency mining devices called Linzhi. The firm’s first project… Read More »

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Two Norwegian Miners Scrutinized for Low Taxable Incomes

By | August 24, 2018

Two Norwegian Miners Scrutinized for Low Taxable Incomes Two Norwegian cryptocurrency miners have garnered national media attention after declaring taxable incomes of less than $20,000 USD despite having admitted to owning at least 34 bitcoins during December of last year. Reported Incomes of Two Norwegian Crypto Miners Subject of National Scrutiny Twenty-two-year-old cryptocurrency miners from the Norwegian municipality… Read More »

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Bloomberg: miners sold more bitcoins than they mined within last 24 hours

By | July 25, 2018

Bloomberg: miners sold more bitcoins than they mined within last 24 hours 24 hours saw mining companies selling bitcoins worth $17.3 million in total, while they mined bitcoins only worth $14.4 million. The mining companies took advantage of bitcoin bull rally on the market and rushed to sell mined coins, Bloomberg reports citing data from Cryptocomposite. The surge… Read More »

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ENS’ Nick Johnson ‘Fairly Convinced’ ProgPoW Is Necessary

By | September 21, 2018

ENS’ Nick Johnson ‘Fairly Convinced’ ProgPoW Is Necessary September 20, 2018 10:00 PM After speaking with the blockchain space’s own OhGodAGirl, the Go Ethereum core developer now supports the adoption of a programmatic proof-of-work algorithm for Ethereum. Although initially skeptical, Nick Johnson of the Ethereum Name Service and Go Ethereum recently tweeted his support for programmatic proof-of-work (ProgPoW),… Read More »

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MicroBT WhatsMiner M10 Bitcoin ASIC Offering 33 THS at 2145 Watts

By | September 21, 2018

MicroBT WhatsMiner M10 Bitcoin ASIC Offering 33 THS at 2145 Watts 20 Sep2018 WhatsMiner M10 is a Chinese Bitcoin ASIC miner that is apparently starting to ship just now that promises performance comparable to other top SHA256 ASICs available on the market at the moment. At 33 THS with 2145 Watts of power usage it is surprisingly efficient… Read More »

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ENS’ Nick Johnson ‘Fairly Convinced’ ProgPoW Is Necessary

By | September 21, 2018

ENS’ Nick Johnson ‘Fairly Convinced’ ProgPoW Is Necessary September 20, 2018 10:00 PM After speaking with the blockchain space’s own OhGodAGirl, the Go Ethereum core developer now supports the adoption of a programmatic proof-of-work algorithm for Ethereum. Although initially skeptical, Nick Johnson of the Ethereum Name Service and Go Ethereum recently tweeted his support for programmatic proof-of-work (ProgPoW),… Read More »

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MicroBT WhatsMiner M10 Bitcoin ASIC Offering 33 THS at 2145 Watts

By | September 21, 2018

MicroBT WhatsMiner M10 Bitcoin ASIC Offering 33 THS at 2145 Watts 20 Sep2018 WhatsMiner M10 is a Chinese Bitcoin ASIC miner that is apparently starting to ship just now that promises performance comparable to other top SHA256 ASICs available on the market at the moment. At 33 THS with 2145 Watts of power usage it is surprisingly efficient… Read More »

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