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Nvidia Realizes the Importance of Cryptocurrency
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Nvidia Realizes the Importance of Cryptocurrency
 Nvidia, the American technology company, has been designing graphics processing units (GPUs) for gaming and professional markets. What has made Nvidia even more special is the way it’s perfect for mining cryptocurrencies. Nvidia’s technological advancements in terms of supercomputing are ideal for mining cryptocurrencies. The plus point of Nvidia being a reputable brand that is very safe puts it on the top of the list of hardware required for cryptocurrency…
Monero Upgrading Software to Fend Off Big Miners
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Monero Upgrading Software to Fend Off Big Miners
 It seems like the crypto developers are prepared to go the extra mile to keep one of the largest cryptocurrencies from the clutches of big business. Having started as a digital currency that‘s designed to be mined with the spare processing power of computers, Monero has been struggling with a massive increase in its hash rate for a good few months now. Lately, the speculation has intensified, placing the blame…
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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,…