Browsing the "BitFury" Tag

Bitfury Adds Former SEC Commissioner to Advisory Board

| Anna Baydakova

Former SEC Commissioner Annette Nazareth is joining the advisory board of crypto mining firm Bitfury.

Crypto Mining Tech Firm Bitfury Closes $80 Million Funding Round

| Daniel Palmer

Bitfury Group has just closed an $80 million funding round led by venture capital firm Korelya Capital.

Report: Bitfury Weighs Initial Public Offering

| Nikhilesh De

Crypto miner manufacturer Bitfury is reportedly looking into raising funds through an initial public offering.

Quick Brew? Bitfury’s Coffee Machine Accepts Bitcoin Via Lightning Network

| Nikhilesh De

A Bitfury-led engineering team has created a coffee vending machine capable of accepting bitcoin payments through the Lightning Network.

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.

Bitfury-Backed Group Mined 800 Bitcoins in Q1

| Nikhilesh De

Hut 8 Mining Group raised $70 million CAD to invest in mining machines, and mined 828 bitcoins in the first quarter of 2018.

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Justice Department Veteran Backs Bitcoin Crime-Fighting Tool

| David Floyd

A former U.S. Department of Justice section head has been hired to help drive sales of Bitfury's Crystal, a blockchain tracking product.

Bitfury-Backed Bitcoin Miner Secures Canadian Land Deal

| Nikhilesh De

Bitfury-backed Hut 8 Mining Corp has secured a new headquarters in Canada's Alberta province.

Bitfury-Backed Bitcoin Miner Hut 8 Prepares to Go Public

| Nikhilesh De

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.

The Downside of Tracking Bitcoin on the Blockchain

| Marc Hochstein

Tracking funds on the blockchain may help catch crooks, but such snooping undermines one of the most important characteristics of money: Fungibility.