Cryptocurrency mining pool Sparkpool received a payout today of over $300,000 for mining one block on the ethereum blockchain.
During a public call Friday, a tentative decision on whether to implement the ethereum network's ProgPoW update was postponed.
Shenzhen-based miner manufacturer Linzhi has pushed back against ethereum's “tentative” decision to block specialized ASIC hardware.
One of the top crypto ASIC chip makers is betting big ethereum's biggest plans might not come to pass.
Security lead for the Ethereum Foundation said today that he supports swift action to remove ASIC mining hardware from the ethereum platform.
Miners are discussing whether they can get a hardware change added to remove ASICs from an upcoming ethereum software update.