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Intel wants to patent a hardware accelerator for bitcoin mining

Intel wants to patent a hardware accelerator for bitcoin mining

According to a recently published application Intel intends to patent a hardware accelerator for chips for mining bitcoins. Thursday published an application for “Accelerator hardware for bitcoin mining with optimized message digest and message scheduler Datapath”, although the Office for patents and trademarks (USPTO) application was sent in September 2016. The application of Intel presents… More

AMD has released the cryptocurrency an update for their drivers

AMD has released the cryptocurrency an update for their drivers

Graphics card manufacturer AMD (Advanced Micro Devices) has released an update for their drivers, which should improve the processes associated with the mining of cryptocurrencies. In the description of the release of the Radeon Adrenalin Edition 18.3.4 explains that one of the update is actually a fix one of the problems that occurred when AMD… More

The Crimean version of mining — sink or swim

The Crimean version of mining — sink or swim

According to the news, the adoption of cryptocurrency in the Crimea is in full swing. Moreover, in the ranks of the miners were also employees of the government, which did not change the long-established global tradition and mainily Bitcoin in the workplace. Caught in the hot, employees of the apparatus of the Crimean government was… More

The government of Quebec refuse to register a new mining enterprise

The government of Quebec refuse to register a new mining enterprise

The canadian province of Quebec has suspended the registration of new mining companies in the region. The region, known for its cheap hydropower has been an attractive place for miners wishing to expand their business. However, on Friday the canadian newspaper Les Affaires reported that the operators that work with the main energy supplier in… More

Russia’s largest glassworks will mine bitcoins

Russia’s largest glassworks will mine bitcoins

One of the largest glass factories in Russia plans to start mining bitcoins. The management of the plant in Novosibirsk announced plans to invest in mining farm. The amount of the initial investment in the project will amount to 11 million rubles (almost $200,000). Novosibirsk plant “Ekran” started in 1954 as an enterprise electronic industry…. More

On 24 March, the Russian miners will stop mining cryptocurrency

On 24 March, the Russian miners will stop mining cryptocurrency

Experts in the field of mining, cryptocurrency and blockchain for the first time in history decided to stop the mining of cryptocurrency and join the world’s largest environmental event “Earth Hour”. Russian miners have organized your event and called him a “Crypto Hour.” During the rally, organizers encourage Russian and foreign miners 24 March at… More

The price of electricity for miners in the state of new York will grow

The price of electricity for miners in the state of new York will grow

Electricity prices for miners in new York state most likely will grow after the next decision of the local regulator of utilities. In its ruling, the relevant Commission of the state of new York, said that since March, the energy company can raise the price of their services to mining companies. The Commission will enable… More

Map for mining from Nvidia may appear sooner than expected

Map for mining from Nvidia may appear sooner than expected

Leading graphics card manufacturer Nvidia plans to release a special product designed for miners. According to preliminary data model will be based on the Inno3D model GeForce GTX 1080 Ti. In fact, it would be a clone of this product, but with some improvements specifically for the needs of mining. The new line will be… More