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Bitcoin has slumped since summer highs.

Bitcoin’s slump may have been driven by a billion-dollar Ponzi scheme, miners cashing out, and a volume slump

Scammers have sold an estimated $185 million in stolen bitcoin, miners are tapping their reserves, and the market is paring its gains.

Bitcoin is down after China signals it wants to ban bitcoin mining

The price of bitcoin fell 2% after China's state planner added bitcoin mining to a draft list of industrial activities it wants to ban.

An investment company is going bananas after saying it’s spinning off its crypto-mining business to position for a ‘bitcoin recovery’...

The investment company DPW Holdings announced plans to spin off its crypto-mining business, Super Crypto Mining.

Chinese bitcoin mining giant Bitmain had revenues of $2.8 billion in the first half of the year

Chinese crypto mining company Bitmain has filed IPO documents with the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. The preliminary documents show Bitmain had revenues of $2.8 billion in the first half of 2018.
All the countries that use less energy than bitcoin mining.

William Shatner once called bitcoin a ‘snob currency’ — now he’s pushing bitcoin miners to use solar power

Actor William Shatner of Star Trek fame wants bitcoin miners use solar. He's now the spokesman for Solar Alliance, a Canadian company that plans to outfit a new warehouse with a solar array and rent space to bitcoin miners.
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Iceland may use more electricity mining bitcoin than powering homes this year

Iceland's cool weather, cheap energy and super-fast networks have made the country a popular home for bitcoin mining.
Bitcoin mining requires a lot of serious processing power, a lot of serious cooling for those processors, and a lot of power to make it all run.

Cryptocurrency miners are making it impossible for people to find a crucial component of PC gaming

If you're trying to build a gaming PC and having a hard time finding a high-end NVIDIA GPU, you're not alone — the GTX 1000 series is sold out everywhere.
Marko Kobal, then the CEO of NiceHash, and Matjaž Škorjanc, the company's chief technology officer, addressed concerned users in a video following the December 6 hack.

Bitcoin startup NiceHash has a new CEO just weeks after hackers stole $63 million from the company

Ousted CEO Mark Kobal, who cofounded the Slovenian startup, is selling off his stake in the company.