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MIT Scientists Score Breakthrough in Finding Bacteria That Produce Electricity

Deeps in mines, at the bottom of lakes, and even in your own gut, bacteria are hard at work producing electricity in order to...

Dash Cryptocurrency: Single Wallet Owner Possesses 51% of Hashrate

The NicheHash crypto mining marketplace contains the majority of the hashpower on the Dash network. A concerned Reddit user raised the alarm today. Single Miner...

Hong Kong Cryptocurrency Entrepreneur Accused of Scamming Investors of Millions

On January 7, 2019, The South China Morning Post reported that several residents had been duped of over HK$3 million (~$382,000) in a crypto mining scheme by entrepreneur...

Razer Wants Gamers to Mine Cryptocurrency for Store Credit

Razer's new SoftMiner program introduces a rather novel arrangement to the gaming and cryptocurrency space.   Gaming hardware manufacturer Razer wants gamers to download software that mines cryptocurrency...

Cheap Power Is Luring Battered Bitcoin Miners to Iran

While some bitcoin miners are estimated to have shut down hundreds of thousands of machines – if not more – others are still out there...

ASUS Wants Gamers to Mine Cryptocurrency When They Don’t Play Games

ASUS is the latest one to enter the blockchain game   ASUS is the latest technology giant to hop on the cryptocurrency mining bandwagon. The Taiwanese...

Fake Mobile Cryptocurrency Wallet Apps Found on Google Play Store

A recent discovery shows the presence of phony cryptocurrency wallets found on the Google Play Store. The fight against malicious apps seems not to...

Cryptocurrency Miners Vanish In Sweden, Leaving Big Electricity Bill

The Swedish county of Norrbotten has seen the failure of not one, but two recent cryptocurrency mining initiatives. The companies involved have simply disappeared leaving...

Bitmain Releases Antminer S15: How it Stacks Up Against Competitors

Bitmain has released (and already sold out of) its Antminer S15 model traditional ASIC Bitcoin miner. At a price of $1,475 per unit and...

While Major Crypto Exchanges Flourish, Minor Platforms Struggle in Bear Market

The world’s largest crypto brokerage Coinbase is reportedly close to finalizing a $500 million funding round at a valuation of $8 billion, and Binance...