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Bitcoin Mining With Solar: Less Risky and More Profitable Than Selling to the Grid

Bitcoin Mining With Solar: Less Risky and More Profitable Than Selling to the Grid The energy used to mine bitcoin has long caused debate over whether it’s a wasteful process. As the arguments have rumbled on, some people have been focused on mining coins with renewable energy. On May 29, […]

Hackers Have Looted More Bitcoin Than Satoshi’s Entire Stash

Hackers Have Looted More Bitcoin Than Satoshi’s Entire Stash Ever since cryptocurrencies started gaining value, hackers have targeted exchanges that provide digital asset trading and malicious entities have siphoned billions of dollars worth of bitcoin since 2011. So far, over 1 million of the world’s BTC has been stolen from […]

Strong Evidence Suggests a Single Entity Mined More Than 1 Million Bitcoin

Strong Evidence Suggests a Single Entity Mined More Than 1 Million Bitcoin On April 16, RSK Labs chief scientist Sergio Demián Lerner published a new research study concerning the earliest blocks mined on the Bitcoin network. The report concerning one of Bitcoin’s earliest miners provides strong evidence to suggest that […]

Binance Research Report Claims That Less Than 7% of Crypto is Owned by Institutions

Binance Research Report Claims That Less Than 7% of Crypto is Owned by Institutions There has long been a belief amongst cryptocurrency investors that the entrance of institutional capital into the nascent crypto markets would be the event that triggers the next bull market, as institutions have access to investment […]

Lithuania to Adopt Crypto Regulations Even Stricter Than the EU’s

Lithuania to Adopt Crypto Regulations Even Stricter Than the EU’s Lithuania, one of the Baltic tigers that has in past few years demonstrated it doesn’t shy away from new technologies and the digital economy, is preparing to introduce stricter rules for crypto companies. The government in Vilnius is working on […]

These Cryptocurrency Data Sites Aim to Be More Accurate Than Coinmarketcap

These Cryptocurrency Data Sites Aim to Be More Accurate Than Coinmarketcap The true size of the cryptocurrency market may be as little as 5 percent of its officially reported total. Coinmarketcap (CMC), the leading market data website, has been accused of unquestioningly publishing crypto exchange figures, despite compelling evidence of […]

New Bitcoinpython Node Is 100X Faster Than Previous Python Libraries

New Bitcoinpython Node Is 100X Faster Than Previous Python Libraries On March 27, Bitcoin Cash (BCH) fans were introduced to a new BCH full node written in the Python programming language. The project, known as Bitcoinpython, is a modern BCH library whose creator claims it to be the fastest available […]

Mineable Cryptocurrencies Are Far More Valuable Than Non-Mineable Coins

Mineable Cryptocurrencies Are Far More Valuable Than Non-Mineable Coins There are 2,121 digital currencies tracked on market websites with a net valuation of around $ 140 billion. Statistics for the end of Q1 2019 show mineable digital assets to be the most valuable cryptocurrencies on the market today, with the […]

Bitmain Releases Equihash Miner 3x More Powerful Than Its Predecessor

Bitmain Releases Equihash Miner 3x More Powerful Than Its Predecessor Bitmain, the Beijing-headquartered cryptocurrency mining giant, has officially released the Antminer Z11 machine on Tuesday, March 19. The new device is designed to mine coins that are based on the Equihash proof-of-work algorithm such as the privacy-focused altcoin zcash (ZEC). […]

Cryptocurrency Accounts for Less Than 2% of All Japanese Money Laundering Cases

Cryptocurrency Accounts for Less Than 2% of All Japanese Money Laundering Cases Money laundering cases related to cryptocurrencies in Japan have increased significantly in 2018. Nevertheless, their number remains a fraction of the total. According to the Japanese press, the majority of reported money laundering instances actually involve banks and […]