Browsing the "ASICs" Tag

Bitmain to Begin Selling New Bitcoin Miners Later This Week

| Nikhilesh De

Bitmain's recently revealed 7nm ASIC mining chip will be included in new Antminer S15 and T15 models, which go on sale Thursday.

There’s a New Plan to Build the Hardware for Ethereum 2.0

| Christine Kim

The Ethereum Foundation is funding efforts to create specializing mining hardware in partnership with blockchain data storage network Filecoin.

Sia Network Releases Hard Fork Code to Block Crypto Mining Giants

| Wolfie Zhao

Sia has released the formal code for an imminent hard fork that will block cryptocurrency mining firms like Bitmain from its blockchain network.

Chip Maker TSMC Forecasts Weaker Crypto Mining Demand in Q4

| Yogita Khatri

Taiwanese chip-making giant TSMC has forecast that revenue growth will be impacted by weakness in cryptocurrency mining demand in Q4.

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A Multi-Million Dollar Bet Ethereum’s Proof-of-Stake Isn’t Coming Soon

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

One of the top crypto ASIC chip makers is betting big ethereum's biggest plans might not come to pass.

One Musician’s Creative Solution to Drive ASICs Off Monero

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

Howard Chu, a monero core dev and musician, has created an algorithm that he thinks will keep ASICS at bay on the privacy-oriented cryptocurrency.

Momentum Is Building to Block Big Miners from Ethereum’s Blockchain

| Christine Kim

Several ethereum miners and developers have come forward in the hope of halting ASICs from effectively operating on the ethereum network.

Bitmain CEO Announces New 7nm Bitcoin Mining Chip

| Daniel Palmer

Bitman has launched a new 7nm ASIC processor that it says will soon be powering a new range of its Antminer mining machines.

Bitfury Reveals New Generation of Bitcoin ASIC Chips

| Anna Baydakova

Bitfury Group unveiled a new generation of bitcoin mining ASICs on Wednesday, boasting greater efficiencies than previous models.

Grin Is Hard Forking Every Six Months to Keep ASICs Off the Network

| Alyssa Hertig

Amid crypto's war on ASICs, the Grin community is taking a new approach – shut them out for a limited time with consistent hard forks.