Tag: Mining

How Merge Mining and Anchored Blockchain Projects Capitalize on Bitcoin’s Security Model

How Merge Mining and Anchored Blockchain Projects Capitalize on Bitcoin’s Security Model Since 2011, just after Satoshi Nakamoto left the Bitcoin project for good, networks have emerged that leverage the BTC chain in some way. A variety of projects over the last nine years have found value in anchoring some […]

PR: Bitmain Announces Highly Anticipated World Digital Mining Summit

PR: Bitmain Announces Highly Anticipated World Digital Mining Summit Cryptocurrency mining leaders to speak include: Jihan Wu (Bitmain Co-Founder), John Ge (Matrixport CEO), Marco Streng (Genesis Mining CEO), and more. HONG KONG, JULY, 30 2019 – The World Digital Mining Summit (WDMS) hosted by Bitmain – the world’s top 10 […]

PR: Hashcube Announces Bitcoin Mining Investment Forum in Thailand

PR: Hashcube Announces Bitcoin Mining Investment Forum in Thailand This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. Hashcube, a Korean Bitcoin […]

High-Powered Mining Rigs Drive Bitcoin’s Accelerating Hashrate

High-Powered Mining Rigs Drive Bitcoin’s Accelerating Hashrate On August 19, the combined SHA-256 hashrate between the BCH and BTC networks touched a massive high of over 91 exahash per second (EH/s). One notable contribution to today’s network hashrates is the manufacturing of next-generation mining rigs that produce a significant number […]

Bitcoin Mining Industry’s Exponential Growth Just Won’t Stop

Bitcoin Mining Industry’s Exponential Growth Just Won’t Stop A decade ago when Satoshi Nakamoto unleashed the Bitcoin network, the security behind the protocol was guarded by only a few miners. These days, mining the SHA-256 algorithm has become a thriving industry that hasn’t stopped growing. Also Read: Exploring the SLP […]

PR: Bitpunter Launches Transaction Mining for Online Gaming

PR: Bitpunter Launches Transaction Mining for Online Gaming This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. The recent advent of transaction […]

Bitcoin Mining Helps Oil Companies Reduce Carbon Footprint

Bitcoin Mining Helps Oil Companies Reduce Carbon Footprint Natural gas acquired as a byproduct of oil extraction has become synonymous with wasted energy. In certain areas, drilling companies are unable to find a profitable market for the excess fuel. It’s often vented into the atmosphere. Startups are now offering on-site […]

Confronting Bitcoin Network Issues Using Nakamoto Consensus and a Mining Parliament

Confronting Bitcoin Network Issues Using Nakamoto Consensus and a Mining Parliament On June 28, Bitcoin Cash proponent Javier Gonzalez announced the launch of an interesting protocol called the Bitcoin Mining Parliament (BMP). The theory behind BMP is backed by the concept of Nakamoto Consensus where “miners are the executive power […]