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Jun 13, 2018
Amazon’s Fire TV and Fire TV Stick crypto-mining virus: Here's how to check if your device is safeThe virus called ADB.miner that is usually known to take over gadgets like Android-powered smartphones to mine cryptocurrency is now finding itself at home in a place it wasn’t really designed for, your Amazon Fire TV device.
Jan 04, 2018
China's central bank wants to regulate power usage of bitcoin miners for reducing the scale of their productionChina had ordered all initial coin offerings to cease and all cryptocurrency trading exchanges to be shuttered with the aim of containing financial risks.
Dec 25, 2017
Bitcoin is considered as Virtual gold but mining it contributes to the global warmingBitcoin has been called virtual gold, in part because it is created in a process that insiders call mining.
Jan 03, 2017
Bitcoin starts 2017 by crossing $1,000 for the first time since 2013Digital currency bitcoin kicked off the new year by jumping above $1,000 for the first time in three years late on Sunday, having outperformed all central-bank-issued currencies with a 125 percent climb in 2016.
Dec 19, 2016
Bitcoins accepted by over 500 merchants in India, says GBminers co-founder Amit BhardwajBitcoin mining pools are collectives of bitcoin miners who pool-in resources and share their hashing power to solve a math problem, the reward for which is distributed among users based on the proportion of work done. This works better than individual mining (unless you have a farm of ASIC systems for bitcoin mining), which could take ages to generate a block.
Jul 09, 2016
Bitcoin 'miners' face fight for survival as new supply halvesBut on Saturday, the reward for miners will be slashed in half. Written into bitcoin's code when it was invented in 2008 was a rule dictating that the prize would be halved every four years, in a step designed to keep a lid on bitcoin inflation.
Dec 20, 2014
Bitcoin backer gets two years prison for illicit transfers to Silk RoadCharlie Shrem, an outspoken supporter of bitcoins, was sentenced to two years in prison on Friday for indirectly helping to send $1 million in the digital currency to the Internet black-market bazaar Silk Road.
Aug 20, 2014
Bitcoin and the likes should not be considered for taxation, says AustraliaArray
Apr 22, 2013
Malware designed to mine bitcoins surfaces in RussiaFareit, a malware emerging from a Russian porn site, uses the victims' computers to mine bitcoins and can be used to conduct DDoS attacks.
Apr 18, 2013
Bitcoin exchange BitFloor shuts down, promises to return user fundsBitcoin exchange BitFloor has announced that it is closing its trading operations and plans to return its remaining funds to its users...