ASICs

Importer of Bitmain’s Bitcoin Miners Draws Criminal Investigation in Russia

The Russian Federal Customs Service has opened a criminal investigation into an importer of bitcoin miners for potential underpayment of customs…

Grin Developers Agree to Alter Technical Development Roadmap

The privacy-oriented Grin token held a developers’ meeting where they agreed to hold off on making changes to planned proof-of-work updates for…

Ethereum’s ProgPoW Proposal: An Expensive Game of Whack-a-Mole

Dovey Wan and Martina Long are partners at Primitive Ventures, a crypto asset investment fund. ––––––––– Recently, there has been discussion…

Ethereum Mining Pool Receives Mysterious $300K Blockchain Payout

Ethereum mining pool Sparkpool received a payout of over 2,000 ETH (worth $300,000) just for mining one block on the…

Bitmain Announces New, More Efficient 7nm Bitcoin Mining Chip

Bitmain Technologies has announced a new 7-nanometer bitcoin mining processor that it says offers new levels of energy efficiency. The…

Ethereum Foundation Weighs $15 Million Bid to Build ‘Randomness’ Tech

At the cutting edge of blockchain research is a potential $15 million dollar venture by the Ethereum Foundation centered around a…

Ethereum Miner Linzhi Calls Out Project Coders for Proposed ASIC Ban

Shenzhen-based miner manufacturer Linzhi has published a statement in response to a “tentative” decision, made by ethereum developers Friday, to block…

Russian Miners Sell Their Equipment Amid Market Plunge

A growing number of Russian miners are looking to sell their hardware. The recent market correction has decreased the profitability…

Bitmain’s New 7nm Antminer Goes on Sale on November 8

Mining rig manufacturer Bitmain Technologies has announced the company’s latest Antminers equipped with 7nm semiconductors will go on sale on…

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