Tuesday, January 22, 2019


Abkhazia turns off the power of 15 mining farms

The Autonomous Republic of Abkhazia has cut off power to 15 bitcoin mining farms. Overall, they consumed as much electricity as 1,800 households. Their demand was simply too high for the region.
5 Mining Centers next to Hydropower in Paraguay

Commons Foundation: 5 Mining Centers next to Hydropower in Paraguay

The Blockchain Technology Foundation's Commons Foundation announced on November 6 that it had signed a contract to build the world's largest cryptocurrency mining center and the international cryptocurrency exchange, with government support in Ciudad...

Linux.BtcMine.174 New Linux Cryptominer steals the root password

The Trojan Linux.BtcMine.174 reads passwords, deactivates the antivirus, spreads via SSH and mines Monero. In general, there are fewer malware for Linux than for Windows machines, but also the malware used here over time more...
Norway ends mining subsidies

1.70 euros per kilowatt Norway ends mining subsidies

As of January 2019, bitcoin mining in Norway will no longer be supported by the government. This was reported by the largest Norwegian newspaper Aftenposten on 21 November. Specifically, the Bitcoin miners benefited so...


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Bitmain’s influence is falling sharply, mining more diversified again?

Over the year 2018, the proportion of bitcoin mined (BTC) that was not attributed to any known mining pool has risen sharply...