Browsing the "Mining Pools" Tag

Bitcoin’s First Public Mining Pool Is Rebranding

| Alyssa Hertig

The company behind Slush Pool, the first cryptocurrency mining pool to make its services publicly available, is rebranding.

ether, ethereum

Sparkpool to Freeze Mysterious 2,100 Ether Mining Payout for Now

| Wolfie Zhao

Mining pool Sparkpool says it's temporarily freezing an unusually high mining payout worth $300,000 in case it was sent in error.

Bitcoin Is Becoming More Decentralized, Indicates New Research

| Yogita Khatri

Bitcoin has become more decentralized by several measures, according to a research report from Canaccord Genuity Group.

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.

Bitmain’s Is Launching an Ethereum Mining Pool

| Nikhilesh De will now offer ethereum and ethereum classic mining pools, as well as a block explorer, the company announced Thursday.

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.

Meet Honeyminer: The App That Lets You Earn Bitcoin With a Laptop Again

| Leigh Cuen

Honeyminer's downloadable app isn't the most profitable way to mine cryptocurrency, but it may be one of the easiest methods to date.

Bitcoin Miner BTCC to Sell Stake in Pool for $17 Million

| Wolfie Zhao

BTCC's mining pool has provisionally agreed to sell a large portion of its equity to a Hong Kong-based financial service firm for $17 million.

Cisco Claims New Patent Could Apply to Bitcoin Mining

| Nikhilesh De

A Cisco patent suggests that internet customers would be able to create a distributed mining pool through a proprietary cloud application.


North Carolina Orders Crypto Mining Firm to Halt Share Sale

| Leigh Cuen

North Carolina deems passive mining pool "shares" are unregistered securities.