Bitcoin mining giant Bitmain has quietly filed an application for an IPO in the U.S. with alleged sponsorship from Deutsche Bank
Avalon bitcoin miner maker Canaan Creative has just formally filed for a $400 million US IPO.
A nuclear lab researcher in Russia will reportedly be serving three years in a prison colony for allegedly using government equipment to illegally mine Bitcoin (BTC). Andrey Rybkin, a nuclear scientist working at the All-Russian Scientific Research Institute of Experimental Physics in Sarov, was the last of three other employees to receive a prison sentence […]
Third Russian nuclear scientist sentenced for role in Bitcoin mining scheme
The World Economic Forum is building a blockchain-based sustainable sourcing project with 7 metal and mining industry firms on board.
Bitmain’s new bitcoin mine exploits cheap electricity in Texas, the nation’s biggest power market. Locals are happy for the new jobs.
Major crypto mining hardware manufacturer Bitmain has launched the purportedly largest facility for Bitcoin mining in the world, in Rockdale, Texas
Hackers use malicious code in WAV audio files to mine cryptocurrencies
The pressure appears to be mounting again for Bitcoin. A couple of months ago they were saying ‘you’ll never get another opportunity to buy four figure BTC’, and today it is looking like dumping back to $6,000. All hopes are now pinned on the halving seven months away, but can it really prevent another bear […]
The United States prosecutors officially indict a man from Singapore for stealing Amazon Web Services’ cloud computing power to mine cryptocurrencies
Bitcoin’s parabolic rally of 2019 is now a thing of the past, and what lies ahead is anyone’s best guess. Crypto analysts are divided, with some calling a quick return to a bull market, while more bearish investors believe that Bitcoin has more to fall and will look for a bottom lower. However, a formula […]
Russian customs seizes cryptocurrency mining devices at Mongolian border
The government of Uzbekistan orders a 300% increase on electricity tariffs for cryptocurrency miners
Employee gets fined $7,000 for illegally mining Bitcoin on a supercomputer at a nuclear research center
CoinDesk On Location goes deep inside a Siberian crypto mining factory situated near a remote hydroelectric plant.
An Armenian IT company illegally used $150,000 worth of electricity to mine crypto from inside a hydroelectric plant
Chinese regulators look to new regulation for crypto mining in Inner Mongolia
Iran’s National Tax Administration states that cryptocurrency miners will be eligible for a repatriation tax exemption, similar to non-oil exports
Bitcoin price set to rise to 1,000% of 2018 low, mining difficulty chart suggests
Chinese authorities arrested fifteen men suspected of bribing an internet café admin to mine cryptocurrency
Favorable energy prices and a naturally cold climate are turning Siberia into an international hub for bitcoin miners.
After banning cryptocurrencies in 2014, Kyrgyzstan has now submitted a draft law that will allow taxation on cryptocurrency mining
McAfee Labs finds that crypto jacking was up 29% and ransomware up 118% in Q1 of 2019
TSMC, the world’s top semiconductor foundry and chip supplier for Bitmain, faces multiple infringement lawsuits from GlobalFoundries
The Central Bank of Brazil has adopted IMF guidelines for classifying cryptocurrencies