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Bitcoin Miner Layer1 Overstated Industry Vet’s Involvement in $50M Series A Pitch

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Peter Thiel-backed Layer1 told investors Bitcoin miner maker Canaan’s co-founder Liu Xiangfu joined its team as a key member. But Liu says that’s not true.

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Bitcoin Miner Layer1 Overstated Industry Vet’s Involvement in $50M Series A Pitch

Bitcoin Miner Layer1 Overstated Industry Vet’s Involvement in $50M Series A Pitch

Peter Thiel-backed Layer1 told investors Bitcoin miner maker Canaan’s co-founder Liu Xiangfu joined its team as a key member. But Liu says that’s not true.

Overview of the Crypto Mining Industry in 2018: Will the Struggles Extend to 2019?

Overview of the Crypto Mining Industry in 2018: Will the Struggles Extend to 2019?

Major mining conglomerates in the crypto sector recorded large losses, struggling to deal with market conditions.

A Look at Some of the ‘Next Generation’ Mining Rigs Available Today

A Look at Some of the ‘Next Generation’ Mining Rigs Available Today

Over the last year, cryptocurrencies have lost a lot of value yet bitcoin miners continue to process transactions and earn block rewards. A bunch of new mining rigs were announced in 2018 ...

Fact check: Does Bitcoin really consume as much energy as Switzerland?

Fact check: Does Bitcoin really consume as much energy as Switzerland?

No, Bitcoin does not consume as much energy as Switzerland. No one knows how much energy Bitcoin uses.

Is Demand For Bitcoin Mining in Decline? Chip Maker Slashes Target

Is Demand For Bitcoin Mining in Decline? Chip Maker Slashes Target

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), the world's largest dedicated independent chipmaker, has predicted a drop in demand from the cryptocurrency mining community in the fourth ...

Bitcoin compared to what? New index shows energy consumption

Bitcoin compared to what? New index shows energy consumption

Bitcoin has landed front and center in the ongoing debate over benefits of cryptocurrencies and impact on the environment.

Study estimates Bitcoin energy consumption is on par with Switzerland

Study estimates Bitcoin energy consumption is on par with Switzerland

The University of Cambridge launched an online tool this week: Cambridge Bitcoin Electricity Consumption Index (CBECI), which estimates in real-time, energy needed to maintain the Bitcoin ...

Is Bitcoin Mining Fading? Take a Look at Canaan, Microbt and Strongu’s Upcoming Mining Rigs

Is Bitcoin Mining Fading? Take a Look at Canaan, Microbt and Strongu’s Upcoming Mining Rigs

Crypto markets are maturing and so is the mining industry with it. A bunch of new mining rigs was announced in 2019 that packed some serious hashrate. Here are a few that are Crème de la ...

Analysis: Bitcoin Costs $1.4 Billion to 51% Attack, Consumes as Much Electricity as Morocco

Analysis: Bitcoin Costs $1.4 Billion to 51% Attack, Consumes as Much Electricity as Morocco

To successfully conduct a 51 percent attack on the Bitcoin network would cost an incredible $1.4 billion. This massive network supports over 5 million specialized ASIC mining computers, ...

Samsung to Manufacture ASIC Chips for Canadian Bitcoin Mining Firm

Samsung to Manufacture ASIC Chips for Canadian Bitcoin Mining Firm

Squire, a Canada-based crypto mining firm, which raised $19.5 million in August to develop sophisticated mining equipment, has signed a deal with South Korea’s largest conglomerate Samsung ...

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Join the conversation on Twitter @ARKinvest www.ark-invest.com Bitcoin Mining The Evolution of A Multibillion Dollar Industry Published: 9 March, 2020 Author: Yassine Elmandjra Blockchain ...

Latest updates in Bitcoin Mining Industry – 2019 updated

Latest updates in Bitcoin Mining Industry – 2019 updated

Takeaway: With the launch of Bitcoin, the industry for cryptocurrencies was born, and with this, an industry for Bitcoin mining was also launched. Bitcoin Mining has been considered as one ...

Peter Thiel Backs $200 Million Valuation for Renewable Bitcoin Mining in the US

Peter Thiel Backs $200 Million Valuation for Renewable Bitcoin Mining in the US

A vertically integrated startup has raised $30 million to bring bitcoin mining back to the U.S.

Sell Canaan: Bitcoin Mining Is An Unprofitable Business That Just Got Worse

Sell Canaan: Bitcoin Mining Is An Unprofitable Business That Just Got Worse

Bitcoin mining has been a money losing endeavor for several years now, especially with Canaan’s (CAN) second-rate mining machines. CAN’s new generation miner is