Asus Allows Gamers to Mine Crypto With Their Idle Graphics Cards
Taiwan-based tech giant Asus is now letting gamers use their graphics cards to earn a share of profits from cryptocurrency mining.
The Monero community is making one last attempt to block specialized mining hardware devices from the network.
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.
The debate over ProgPoW has become a flashpoint for how Ethereum makes big decisions.
Nvidia has cut its 4Q revenue forecast, which already factored in reduced demand for GPUs used in crypto mining.
Gaming hardware manufacturer Razer has launched an app that rewards users for mining, but not with crypto or cash.