Authorities Seize Crypto Mining Equipment from Nuclear Power Plant
Two raids of the South Ukrainian Nuclear Power Plant uncovered GPUs, hard drives, and cooling equipment used to mine cryptocurrencies.
The publicly traded firm has bought hundreds of rigs from mining hardware rivals MicroBT and Bitmain.
An amended lawsuit accuses the chip maker of concealing $1 billion in graphics processing unit sales to crypto miners to downplay risk to long-term profits.
Investors accuse NVIDIA of bungling the chipmaker's response to 2017's mining hardware boom.
The largest U.S. Ethereum miner is redirecting the processing power of 6,000 specialized computer chips toward research to find a drug for the coronavirus.
A state-owned nuclear power plant in Russia may soon fuel a bitcoin mining hub.