Toughened bitcoin trading rules in mainland China may have led to a Taiwanese bitcoin miner being shot by gangland investors, a report suggests.
With just one paragraph, an agency of the U.S. government may have just radically altered the dynamics of the cryptocurrency ecosystem.
Plattsburgh imposed an 18-month halt on new commercial cryptomining operations, but indicated it could end sooner if protections are put in place.
Cryptocurrency mining firms in New York State could face higher electricity bills after a ruling from the public utilities regulator.
Cryptocurrency mining is perfectly legal in Europe and only subject to standard electricity rules, according to an EU commissioner.
The crypto mine launched by Japanese IT firm GMO Internet has generated more than $3 million in revenue over the past three months.
A proposed law in the City of Plattsburgh would place a moratorium on new commercial cryptocurrency mining operations for 18 months.
Hut 8, two months after announcing its partnership with Bitfury, is preparing to be listed on the TSX Venture Exchange prior to expanding mining ops.
An Icelandic lawmaker has suggested imposing a new tax on the bitcoin miners that are flocking to the country.
Samsung has confirmed it is now manufacturing cryptocurrency mining chips after reports earlier this week.