Browsing the "GPUs" Tag

Inside Monero’s ‘Last Ditch Effort’ to Block Crypto Mining ASICs

| Christine Kim

The Monero community is making one last attempt to block specialized mining hardware devices from the network.

Nvidia Says Crypto Drop-Off Helped Drive ‘Disappointing’ Fourth Quarter

| Daniel Palmer

Graphics card maker Nvidia has said the downturn in sales to crypto miners drove a drop in revenue in Q4, despite a record year overall.

Nvidia Says Q4 Crypto Miner Demand Was as Weak as Expected

| Nikhilesh De

Nvidia has cut its 4Q revenue forecast, which already factored in reduced demand for GPUs used in crypto mining.

Gaming PC Maker Razer Offers Store Credit in Return for Crypto Mining

| Yogita Khatri

Gaming hardware manufacturer Razer has launched an app that rewards users for mining, but not with crypto or cash.

Asus Allows Gamers to Mine Crypto With Their Idle Graphics Cards

| Yogita Khatri

Taiwan-based tech giant Asus is now letting gamers use their graphics cards to earn a share of profits from cryptocurrency mining.

Tech Giant GMO Wants to Help You Mine Zcash – For a Cut

| Wolfie Zhao

Japanese IT giant GMO Internet has made another move into the cryptocurrency space with the launch of a GPU mining client for zcash.

Momentum Is Building to Block Big Miners from Ethereum’s Blockchain

| Christine Kim

Several ethereum miners and developers have come forward in the hope of halting ASICs from effectively operating on the ethereum network.

Honeyminer Signs Up 50K Users for Easy Crypto Mining App

| Leigh Cuen

Crypto newbies from around the world are now using their old laptops to earn bitcoin, according to statistics from the firm.

Crypto Needs More Than Code to Beat the ASIC Mining Threat

| Michael J Casey

Defending cryptocurrencies against the centralizing forces of ASIC mining chips requires more than coding fixes; human governance is also critical.

miner, asic

War On Miners? Maybe Not On This $2 Billion Blockchain

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

A proposal up for consideration on the ethereum classic blockchain could open the $2 billion network to a controversial type of mining hardware.