Browsing the "Ethereum Mining" Tag

Powerful New Ethereum Miner Reaches Final Stage Before Mass Production

| Wolfie Zhao

Upstart manufacturer Linzhi is ready to produce its first batch of powerful new machines for mining ethereum and ethereum classic.

Bitmain’s Jihan Wu: ASICs Are Making Ethereum More Decentralized

| Wolfie Zhao

The Bitmain co-founder says ASIC miners are making blockchains more decentralized and ethereum's ProgPow proposal could still be "ASICable."

Ethereum’s ProgPow Mining Change Approved Again, But Timeline Unclear

| Christine Kim

Ethereum core developers reaffirmed during a meeting today that mining algorithm change "ProgPoW" would be added to a coming hard fork.

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Ethereum’s ProgPoW Mining Change to Be Considered for Istanbul Upgrade

| Christine Kim

The code designed to enact ethereum’s next system-wide upgrade, Istanbul, may feature the inclusion of a controversial mining algorithm said to…

Ethereum Mining Pool Receives Mysterious $300K Blockchain Payout

| Christine Kim

Cryptocurrency mining pool Sparkpool received a payout today of over $300,000 for mining one block on the ethereum blockchain.

Ethereum Security Lead Joins Effort to Oust Blockchain’s Big Miners

| Christine Kim

Security lead for the Ethereum Foundation said today that he supports swift action to remove ASIC mining hardware from the ethereum platform.

Prosecutors File Charges in Alleged $250 Million Crypto Mining Fraud

| Wolfie Zhao

Authorities in South Korea have reportedly filed suit against a U.S. cryptocurrency mining firm, alleging a multi-million dollar fraud.

AMD CEO Sees ‘Leveling Off’ in Cryptocurrency Mining Demand

| Aaron Stanley

Cryptocurrency mining continues to push AMD's revenue higher, but the graphics card manufacturer's CEO believes that could level off soon.

Ethereum Spam Attacks Are Back – This Time on the Test Network

| Alyssa Hertig

Following DoS attacks on the ethereum network last year, an attacker has picked an easier target to spam: Ropsten, the ethereum testing network.

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Bitcoin Miners Follow Profit to Ethereum Blockchain

| Michael del Castillo

A well-known Chinese bitcoin miner gets into Ethereum as a wide range of high-profile organizations begin to capitalize on the digital currency.