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ViaBTC announces the closing of the market for cloud mining contracts

ViaBTC announces the closing of the market for cloud mining contracts

Chinese bitcoin mining pool ViaBTC announced that this week it is closing its cloud mining contracts. It is important that this comes amid rumors that Chinese authorities intend to completely get rid of the miners in the country. In a communication dated 8 January ViaBTC said that close the market, through which users can purchase… More

The manufacturer of lemonade will do the mining

The manufacturer of lemonade will do the mining

Long Blockchain Corp., which is just a couple of months ago was called Long Island Iced Tea is planning to engage in mining. According to the statement, which the company filed with the securities and exchange Commission on January 5, Long Blockchain Corp, a public company, which was renamed from Long Island Iced Tea is… More

China is preparing to restrict the use of power miners

China is preparing to restrict the use of power miners

Reportedly, the people’s Bank of China (PBOC) announced that it will put pressure on local authorities in the country to regulate the use of power miners. As informs Agency Reuters, the representatives of the Central Bank of China at the meeting with representatives of the Leading Group of Beijing Internet Financial Risks Remediation in Beijing… More

Opera will get built-in protection against mining scripts

Opera will get built-in protection against mining scripts

The developers of Opera announced that the next version of their browser will get the built-in function “anti-Bitcoin mining”. Called Nocoin, this function will block all scripts for mining of cryptocurrencies that can be abuse and use the processing power of your computer without your knowledge. Team member Opera Software Cornelia Mielczarek commented on this:… More

Named the 5 States in the US to profitable bitcoin mining

Named the 5 States in the US to profitable bitcoin mining

The boom in the cryptocurrency market have provoked unprecedented activity in the sector of mining. Now the main costs of the miners remains power consumption, so in an attempt to reduce this expenditure they are looking for cost-effective space to create cryptocurrency farms. Miners in the U.S. this helped the research company-electricity supplier Crescent Electric… More

Computers Russian Transneft secretly mainile Monero

Computers Russian Transneft secretly mainile Monero

On some computer systems the world’s largest oil pipeline operator had detected malware in the background engaged in the mining of cryptocurrencies. Russian pipeline giant Transneft, according to Reuters, recently cleared your computer system from malware that secretly maynila monero. It’s unclear how many computers were infected, Reuters quoted a senior representative of “Transneft”, which… More

Video sites you can use for mining cryptocurrency

Video sites you can use for mining cryptocurrency

Recently, torrent site PirateBay was seen in the use of computing capacities of its visitors for the mining of cryptocurrencies. The creators of the programs to ensure privacy and ad blocking Adguard found that more than a billion of users have on their computers installed malware for mining cryptocurrency Monero. According to RT, the sites… More

Venezuela introduces the state registration of bitcoin miners

Venezuela introduces the state registration of bitcoin miners

A significant increase of the bitcoin mining in Venezuela was sparked by hyperinflation in the country. Now the Venezuelan government has put before the miners, the requirement to register in the online registry. The poverty of the people of Venezuela seem immense. The economy of the South American country exhausted by hyperinflation, caused by the… More

The Starbucks was accused of mining cryptocurrency on laptops customers

The Starbucks was accused of mining cryptocurrency on laptops customers

Client Starbucks in Buenos Aires has accused the popular company in the illegal bitcoin mining using personal laptops customers. Not exactly free WiFi from Starbucks Visitor cafe Noah Dinkin found out that the laptop used for mining cryptocurrencies via free Wi-Fi at Starbucks. He said this on Twitter 2 Dec. As proof was published a… More