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8 Illicit Crypto-Mining Windows Apps Removed From Microsoft Store

| Daniel Palmer

Eight apps have been removed from Microsoft's app store after Symantec found they could illicitly mine cryptocurrency.

Crypto Funds Say ‘Generalized Mining’ Is the New Way to Invest

| Brady Dale

A new initiative from venture firm CoinFund looks to get investors directly involved in the networks they invest in.

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Co-Founder Quits Avalon Mining Chip Maker Canaan Over ‘Differences’

| Wolfie Zhao

Xiangfu Liu has left the board and management team of Canaan Creative, maker of the Avalon crypto miner.

Bitfury Partners to Launch Bitcoin Mining Centers in Paraguay

| Yogita Khatri

Bitfury has teamed up with a South Korean firm to mine bitcoin using cheap, clean hydro power in Paraguay.

Ethereum Developers Delay Mining Algorithm Change for Code Audit

| Nikhilesh De

During a public call Friday, a tentative decision on whether to implement the ethereum network's ProgPoW update was postponed.

Chip Maker TSMC Reports ‘Big Drop’ in Crypto Mining Revenue

| Yogita Khatri

Chip-making giant TSMC has reported a significant drop in revenue for its crypto mining segment in 2018.

Grin Mining Launch Draws Interest From Deep-Pocketed Investors

| Brady Dale

Investment firms joined the fray in yesterday's launch of the privacy-focused cryptocurrency known as Grin.

Chinese Mining Giant Bitmain Is Closing Another Overseas Office

| Wolfie Zhao

China-based crypto mining giant Bitmain has confirmed the closure of its Amsterdam office as part of ongoing business adjustments.

Crypto Mining Malware Has Netted Nearly 5% of All Monero, Says Research

| Yogita Khatri

Hackers have mined at least 4.32 percent of the total monero in circulation, worth nearly $40 million today, according to new research.

E-Commerce Giant DMM Quits Cryptocurrency Mining Business

| Wolfie Zhao

Japanese e-commerce giant DMM.com is in the process of winding down its cryptocurrency mining business due to the crypto market slump.