Browsing the "Crypto-Mining" Tag

Crypto Mining CEO Said to Disappear With $35 Million In Funds

| Nikhilesh De

Crypto mining firm Sky Mining's CEO Le Minh Tam has reportedly stolen $35 million from investors and fled to America.

Torrent Site Pirate Bay Warns Users About Monero Mining Software

| Muyao Shen

Torrent website The Pirate Bay is doubling down on its plan to use visitors' processing power to mine crypto.

Kaspersky Warns on Rapid Spread of Malicious Crypto Miners

| Muyao Shen

Kaspersky Lab says crypto-mining malware is quickly replacing ransomware, warning that mobiles could be the next big target.

Quebec Weighs Plan to Sell 500 Megawatts to Crypto Miners

| Muyao Shen

Hydro-Quebec has submitted to the Quebec government the main guidance to select crypto companies to work with.

Bitmain Gets Go-Ahead for US Bitcoin Mining Operation

| Annaliese Milano

A Washington state county has agreed to allow Bitmain subsidiary Ant Creek LLC to lease 10 acres of land with an option to buy.

Russian Police Arrest Two for Illegal Crypto Mining

| Annaliese Milano

Russian police have reportedly apprehended two suspects in connection with an illegal crypto mining farm.

Plattsburgh’s Crypto Mining Ban Could End Earlier Than Expected

| Nikhilesh De

Plattsburgh imposed an 18-month halt on new commercial cryptomining operations, but indicated it could end sooner if protections are put in place.

Tesla’s Cloud Hit By Crypto Mining Malware Attack

| Annaliese Milano

Tesla has become the latest victim of crypto mining hacking attack, according to a report from cybersecurity software firm RedLock.

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‘Hundreds’ of Crypto Miners Said to Be Descending on Quebec

| Annaliese Milano

Hydro-Quebec may charge an industry-specific rate to crypto mining farms to deal with overwhelming demand for Quebec's cheap energy resources.

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.