Majority of Voters Support ASIC-Resistant ETH Algorithm Implementation, Online Vote Shows
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Altcoin
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Majority of Voters Support ASIC-Resistant ETH Algorithm Implementation, Online Vote Shows

btcethereumadmin - February 15, 2019

Voters in favor of the ProgPoW implementation currently hold over three times more Ethereum than those who voted against it. An online vote over the implementation of…

Australian Banks Fraudulently Collected Fees From Deceased Customers
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Bitcoin
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Australian Banks Fraudulently Collected Fees From Deceased Customers

btcethereumadmin - February 6, 2019

A national inquiry into the misconduct of Australia’s banking sector has revealed profit-driven malpractice that has shattered customer trust. Some of the country’s largest banks were found…

Ethereum Devs Delay ASIC-Resistant PoW Algorithm Decision Until Third-Party Audit
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Crypto News
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Ethereum Devs Delay ASIC-Resistant PoW Algorithm Decision Until Third-Party Audit

btcethereumadmin - February 2, 2019

Ethereum core developers have decided to delay their decision regarding the implementation of ASIC-resistant protocol, ProgPoW. Ethereum (ETH) core developers have delayed the decision to implement Application-Specific…

Chip Making Giant TSMC Reports Significant Drop in Crypto Mining Revenue
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Bitcoin
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Chip Making Giant TSMC Reports Significant Drop in Crypto Mining Revenue

btcethereumadmin - January 18, 2019

Chip manufacturing giant Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing reported a sizeable drop in its crypto mining-related revenue in 2018. Chip manufacturing giant Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSMC) reported a sizeable…

Mining Giant Bitmain Reportedly Suspends Mining Operations in Texas
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Bitcoin
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Mining Giant Bitmain Reportedly Suspends Mining Operations in Texas

btcethereumadmin - January 13, 2019

China-based leading mining and ASIC hardware producer Bitmain has reportedly suspended its mining operations in Rockdale. China-based leading mining and mining ASIC hardware producer Bitmain has reportedly…

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

btcethereumadmin - January 10, 2019

Major mining conglomerates in the crypto sector recorded large losses, struggling to deal with market conditions. 2018 has been a difficult year for Bitcoin and crypto miners.…

ETH Dev Suggests Moving to ‘ASIC-Friendly Algorithm’ After ProgPoW Decision
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ETH Dev Suggests Moving to ‘ASIC-Friendly Algorithm’ After ProgPoW Decision

btcethereumadmin - January 9, 2019

Alexey Akhunov, an Ethereum code contributor, suggested that Ethereum developers should ‘embrace’ specialized mining hardware (ASICs). An Ethereum (ETH) code contributor has suggested that Ethereum developers ‘embrace’…

The Daily: Derivative Market Hits $12B in Volume, Reports of Layoffs, Another Fork
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Crypto News
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The Daily: Derivative Market Hits $12B in Volume, Reports of Layoffs, Another Fork

btcethereumadmin - January 5, 2019

Cryptocurrency exchange Huobi has announced reaching $12 billion in cumulative trading volume on its derivative market in December. The news comes amid reports of job cuts at…

Ethereum Core Devs to Move Forward With ASIC-Resistant PoW Algorithm
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Blockchain
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Ethereum Core Devs to Move Forward With ASIC-Resistant PoW Algorithm

btcethereumadmin - January 5, 2019

Ethereum core developers have reached a tentative consensus to implement a new proof-of-work algorithm that would increase the efficiency of GPU-based mining on the network. Ethereum (ETH)…

Unconfirmed: Chinese Media Reports Jihan Wu, Jenke Group to Soon Resign as Bitmain CEOs
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Bitcoin
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Unconfirmed: Chinese Media Reports Jihan Wu, Jenke Group to Soon Resign as Bitmain CEOs

btcethereumadmin - December 29, 2018

The CEOs of leading mining ASIC producer Bitmain will be allegedly soon be retiring to give place to a successor surnamed Wang. Jihan Wu and the Jenke…