Crypto mining shares dip as SEC issues subpoena for Marathon Digital mining service
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Crypto mining shares dip as SEC issues subpoena for Marathon Digital mining service

Share prices of Marathon Digital stock dropped, as did those from major crypto mining firms including Riot Blockchain, Bitfarms, Bit Digital and Hut 8…

Compass Mining Announces New Provider For Investing Used ASICs
Compass Mining

Compass Mining Announces New Provider For Investing Used ASICs

One of the fastest-growing trends in the bitcoin mining world today is the increasing demand for retail ASICs for home mining, taking Bitcoin full circle from where it all began.While big industrial mining companies like Atlas, Compute North, Hut8, Riot, Bitfarms are consolidating their operations into high-powered mining machines, Compass Mining is pushing the other…

Why The Navajo Are Mining Bitcoin
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Why The Navajo Are Mining Bitcoin

At nearly 400,000 people, the Navajo Nation is one of the largest Native American tribes in the United States. It’s also one of the most impoverished, with poverty statistics closer to the world’s least developed countries than its neighboring cities of Phoenix, Arizona, or Santa Fe, New Mexico.Nearly 50% of Navajo are unemployed, 40% don’t…

Why are miners mining BSV baffled?
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Why are miners mining BSV baffled?

During the first week of the Kleiman v. Wright trial, the hash rate on BSV nearly doubled as SHA-256 miners switched chains to mine at a loss. Source: Coin DanceAs of November 4, 11 a.m. EST, miners could make close to 100% more profits by mining BTC instead: Source: Coin DanceMiners turbo-mining on BSV and…

Compass Mining Doubles Its Capability With New Venture Inside Ontario
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Compass Mining Doubles Its Capability With New Venture Inside Ontario

Compass Mining, the one-stop-shopping online bitcoin mining and hosting service announced today that it is adding 140 megawatts (MW) to its current 30MW capacity.Compass is partnering with Red Jar Digital Infrastructure to host a new mega facility in Ontario, Canada to provide Compass miners with what the announcement says is “marking the largest amount of power ever allocated for…

Bitcoin Mining And The Global Semiconductor Shortage Are usually On A Collision Program
Bitcoin Mining

Bitcoin Mining And The Global Semiconductor Shortage Are usually On A Collision Program

Supply chain shortages are starting to reveal many geopolitical dependencies on external actors for different resources, and the overall fragility that those dependencies can create for any given nation when supply chains are stressed. All it takes is for one little domino to tip and problems cascade through the entire system. It should come as…

How Bitcoin Mining Is Solving Our E-Waste Crisis
Bitcoin Mining

How Bitcoin Mining Is Solving Our E-Waste Crisis

We’re all familiar with the “energy waste” and “carbon emissions” narratives around Bitcoin mining. “It wastes energy!” “It’s a carbon emitter!” Obviously, Bitcoin is a unique and terrible attack on the environment at a scale previously unheard of in human history. But now the “Bitcoin is anti-environmental” narrative is now starting to shift towards “e-waste.”…

Bitcoin Mining With Clean Energy Changes THE PLANET
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Bitcoin Mining With Clean Energy Changes THE PLANET

What if you could substitute a renewable battery-powered motor for the internal combustion engine just twelve years after its invention? At minimum, we would not be faced with the challenge of limiting greenhouse gas emissions. For all of the benefits the internal combustion engine has brought humanity, its environmental consequences are not among them.An equally…

BIT Mining to create 85MW mining service in Ohio
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BIT Mining to create 85MW mining service in Ohio

BIT Mining Limited (NYSE: BTCM) has become the latest company to expand its operations in the United States, this time heading to Ohio. The block reward mining company is splashing over $12 million to develop an 85 megawatts (MW) mining center in Ohio. The New York Stock Exchange-listed operator has partnered with Viking Data Centers…

On mining changeover to a zero subsidy entire world
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On mining changeover to a zero subsidy entire world

This week there has been some active discussions about the mining infrastructure and ecosystem of BSV hashrate adjustments and how it pertains to projects that wish to deploy on BSV, and what they should expect. First off, I feel it is necessary to re-state some of the obvious facts, because they are so often mis-represented…