Tag Archives: Bitcoin Mining

Bitcoin Mining in 2017: How to Remain Profitable in Challenging Environment
  Bitcoin mining is the process of adding transaction records to Bitcoin’s public ledger of past transactions. In the early days of Bitcoin, [...]
Two Software Engineers Arrested in Venezuela Over Bitcoin Mining Activities
  Furthermore, the CICPC mentions both detained individuals face charges of stealing electricity.   The Venezuelan government has no love list [...]
Can Renewable Solar Power Decentralize Bitcoin Mining Operations?
  Over the past few years, some bitcoin enthusiasts have found ways to use renewable energy sources such as solar power to mitigate electrical costs [...]
  Excuse me for indulging myself, but there are many points of view towards what may be an impending hard fork for Bitcoin. This may come across as a [...]
Fire the Miners? Radical Ideas Emerge as Bitcoin Fork Talk Escalates
  Bitcoin is in a state of emergency – or, at least, the community thinks so. Tensions are high as bitcoin’s long-standing scaling debate [...]
Antpool Founder Shares Post Claiming Hardfork Issue Comes Down to Money
  Wu Jihan, founder of Antpool, bitcoin’s biggest pool with around 14 percent of the network’s hardware share, recently shared a post from an unknown [...]
Bitcoin Developers Propose Changing Proof-of-Work Algorithm
  As the Bitcoin’s scaling debate intensifies, many people are choosing sides and thinking of solutions that best suit their subjective opinions of [...]
Bitcoin PoW Change “Good Backup Plan”: Peter Todd On Scaling
  [Disclaimer: For clarity, Peter Todd has since clarified to Cointelegraph that his comments were not directed specifically at Bitcoin Unlimited, but [...]
Bitcoin Mining: A Closer Look Under the Hood
  Bitcoin mining is an integral part of the cryptocurrency’s infrastructure. The operation helps process transactions, creates new bitcoins and [...]
Spice Haven Sichuan is Quickly Becoming China’s Bitcoin Mining Capital
  China’s province of Sichuan is known for its spicy food flavors. Now, though, it’s becoming known as something else: a bitcoin mining capital. It [...]