Tag: Power

Bitcoin Miner Recounts Struggle to Obtain Cheap Iranian Power

Bitcoin Miner Recounts Struggle to Obtain Cheap Iranian Power Over the last six months, reports of Chinese miners crossing the border to obtain cheap electricity from regions like Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, and Iran have abounded. According to a recent interview, Chinese miners have found extremely affordable electric prices ($ 0.006 […]

How Crowd Power and Carrots Are Redefining Blockchain Governance

How Crowd Power and Carrots Are Redefining Blockchain Governance It’s not just blockchains that have to reach consensus: the people using them also need to be in agreement. Otherwise, chain splits occur, as has happened to Bitcoin 47 times and counting. Blockchain governance has traditionally been dull, involving primitive voting […]

Bloq Labs Reveals Software Suite That Aims to Increase Hash Power by Double Digits

Bloq Labs Reveals Software Suite That Aims to Increase Hash Power by Double Digits The blockchain organization Bloq Labs has introduced a beta version of a new software suite for cryptocurrency miners called Titan. Bloq co-founder Jeff Garzik announced the project at the recent Binance conference in Singapore and claims […]

Kenya’s Bithub Africa Mines Bitcoin Using Solar Power

Kenya’s Bithub Africa Mines Bitcoin Using Solar Power Bithub Africa has started using off-grid solar power to mine bitcoin and ethereum. John Karanja, the founder and chief executive officer of the small Kenyan mining operation, hopes to spread the technology to the rest of the continent while exposing the lie […]