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Bitcoin’s Mining Difficulty Just Posted Its Biggest Increase Since 2018

| Wolfie Zhao

Bitcoin mining difficulty has grown faster in the last two weeks than in any period since August 2018, a sign that competition is heating up.

Iranian Authorities Shut Down Two Crypto Mining Farms Amid Power Spike

| Daniel Kuhn

Authorities in Iran have reportedly seized roughly 1,000 bitcoin mining machines from abandoned factories.

It’s Now Harder to Mine Bitcoin Than Ever

| Wolfie Zhao

Bitcoin mining has become more competitive than ever, new network data shows.

Wait for October: New Bitcoin Miner Demand Is Again Outstripping Supply

| Wolfie Zhao

Bitcoin's price jump has juiced demand for new mining equipment, with some models on backlog until October.

China Authorities Probe Alleged Illegal Bitcoin Mining Sites at Hydro Plants

| Wolfie Zhao

Authorities in Sichuan province are reportedly probing into local bitcoin mining farms that may have been constructed without official approval.

Dutch Man Arrested Over $2.2 Million Bitcoin Mining Fraud

| Yogita Khatri

A man has been arrested in the Netherlands for allegedly scamming investors out of over $2.2 million in a fake bitcoin mining scheme.

What a Bitcoin ‘Reorg’ Is and What Binance Has to Do With It

| Christine Kim

The suggestion to reverse transactions on the bitcoin blockchain has caused an uproar on social media with several community members espousing such…

Bitmain Discloses 88% Reduction In Own Bitcoin Mining Power

| Wolfie Zhao

Bitmain's internal bitcoin mining operations are generating 88 percent less computing power than a month ago, suggesting the industry giant has cut…

Bitcoin Mining’s New Bidding War

| Wolfie Zhao

The cost of secondhand cryptocurrency mining equipment in China has nearly doubled in the last few weeks in response to bitcoin’s price jump.

Bitfury, Swiss Investment Firm Launch Regulated Bitcoin Mining Fund

| Yogita Khatri

Bitfury and Swiss investment firm Final Frontier have launched a bitcoin mining fund after it was authorized by an EU regulator.