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Obama Doesn't Want You to Have A Swiss Bank in Your Wallet
Apple and FBI have squabbled over the information relating to the murder of fourteen US citizens in a terrorist attack in San Bernardino early this year. Just Yesterday, the Justice Department stated that Apple Inc. has used “false” arguments to avoid …
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Bitcoin Core Launches Social Media Presence
January 23, 2016 – Bitcoin Core launches Social media accounts as well as a public Slack in an attempt to interface more directly with the community. This follows a controversial hashing algorithm change proposal that could have made bitcoin less …
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SEC Approves Overstock Plan To Issue Stocks Via The Blockchain
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has approved Overstock.com's plan to issue company stock via a blockchain-based technology, according to Wired. Overstock image Overstock has already used the block chain to issue private bonds, which …
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Bitcoin Miner Bitfury Recruits a Former Deputy White House Press Secretary
BitFury Will Mass Produce “Fastest and Most Effective” 16nm ASIC Miner Chips. 16/12/2015; 1; 0; 0. Bitfury's Bitcoin Mining Light Bulb: Mainly an Education Tool. 10/06/2015. Interview With BitFury CEO Valery Vavilov: New Bitcoin ASIC Chips On the Horizon.
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Coinbase and Shift Payments Introduce a Visa-branded Bitcoin Debit Card That
Finally, the original creator of the ASIC miner, Avalon, announced that it was releasing its latest miner, the Avalon6, which would contain the new A3218 mining chip. Each miner would be able to generate 3.65 TH/s of hashing power. While these new …
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We must regulate Bitcoin because…..?
We can fill in that “….” with whatever we want of course. For Bitcoin enables (despite whatever other fragilities we might think it has) people to transfer money around, do business, trade, without the intervening hand of the State. And that will …
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Now I just need two more Block Erupters…
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How the Hunt for Satoshi Turned Dorian Nakamoto's Life Upside Down: the Inside
Approaching the home that Dorian Nakamoto shares with his 93-year-old mother in the small Los Angeles County suburb of Temple City, one beholds a posted note under the doorbell declaring, “Private property: No solicitors or reporters.” Though I have …
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ASIC Mining Updates: bASIC Hanging On a Thread, Butterfly Delayed to February
In the meantime, ASICMiner appears to have been delayed only slightly compared to its prognoses from weeks ago; in an update on January 10, ASICMiner announced that they had already placed the necessary mass production orders, and so they are …
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Kenilworth Exploration: Bitcoin Crowd Investing Meets Real-World mining
The gambling site SatoshiDice and the Bitcoin mining company ASICMiner are listed on trading platforms MPEX and BitFunder with market capitalizations of $ 25 million and over $ 130 million, respectively, and BitFunder has over a dozen assets listed on …
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This Paper Explains Why Bitcoin Miners Lose Money
They compared two pieces of hardware which could be used for mining: a MSI Radeon HD 6990 graphics card capable of mining at roughly 750 Mh/s, and a Butterfly Labs SC 10Gh/s ASIC miner. The researchers also took into account the electricity used by …
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Poor Man’s Bitcoin Mining Rig Update 3x
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Three ASICMiner 300MHz Block Erupters in an AmazonBasics hub with a fan. Each miner actually performs at over 333 MH/s so the full setup gets a modest 1GH/s, about 0.0008 BTC/day at current difficulty, uses about 10W energy. (The tape is to keep the hub from tipping over from the weight of the fan and miners. And yes, I know how embarrassing this looks; I use the word "rig" with no small sense of self-aware irony.)

Review: Zeusminer Thunder X6 NX Gen Scrypt ASIC Miner
Zeusminer has been hard at work making miners for itself as well as being the OEM manufacturer for many others. While this has kept them busy, they have also worked on getting ready to launch their NX Gen X6 miners. Zeusminers sent me over a Thunder …
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