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IT Hardware Supplier Plans To Build The Biggest Bitcoin Mining Farm In The UK
The United Kingdom should see its cryptocurrency mining activities grow exponentially, as Bladetec, an IT hardware supplier has announced the plans to build the biggest mining farm in Britain. According to reports, the company is ready to spend £10m to make sure their plan comes to fruition. The project is called the Third Bladetec Bitcoin Mining Company Ltd (TBBMC) and Bladetec, who has also supplied tech solutions to NATO, City…
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‘Attack Or Business Opportunity?’: Researchers Debate Ethics Of Coinhive Crypto jacking
On March 7, 2018, Researchers from Concordia University issued an academic report A first look at browser-based Cryptojacking, which questions the history and ethical groundwork of cryptojacking. The academic article focuses on Coinhive, a JavaScript browser miner for Monero, because of its early launch and adaptivity. The report was published at University College London for the IEEE Security & Privacy on the Blockchain workshop by analysts Shayan Eskandari, Andreas Leoutsarakos,…