Tag: Bitmain

What the fucks the deal with China and Bitcoin?

You’ve heard it, I’ve heard it we have all heard it, China bans Bitcoin. But how the fuck have the banned it over and over and over? Well it’s because they haven’t they just have one hell of…

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Circle is trying to become a licensed bank

Circle is that crypto exchange that went through a midlife crisis and kept changing it’s goal. Circle now owns poloniex, has received a massive investment from Bitmain and had split investments and money sending into two separate entities….

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Japanese IT company GMO announces new Miner topping the S9

The Japanese company known as GMO has announced a new Bitcoin miner based on the 7nm process. (Bitmains S9 is based on a 16nm process) The smaller the nm usually leads to more power or efficiency allowed per…

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Scammers pretend to be Bitmain, calling customers offering Antminer S11

It looks like the mining company Bitmain is having a bit of trouble, a group of users have been reporting calls pretending to be Bitmain offering the Antminer S11. A large part of the issue is that the…

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Circle gets 110 million dollar investment from Bitmain, plans next USDTether

Former exchange circle has been going through some growth recently and is now looking to make quite a leap. Circle used to be a standard exchange in the US before deciding to no longer allow one to actually…

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Zcash group is discussing attempt to block asics

Zcash is an anonymous transaction focused cryptocurrency that runs the Equihash algorithm. The Equihash algorithm had been only open to GPU miners until the Asic company Bitmain Announced the Z9 mini. This was a massively disruptive announcement from…

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Bitmain adds another algorithm,the z9 mini is now available

Bitmain has just announced and released a new miner today the Z9 mini, this miner uses 300w and hashes at 10,000 Sol/s. This algorithm is the Equihash also known as the zcash algorithm, this was a favorite of…

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Antminer B3 announced: Bytom miner

The newly announced miner from Bitmain hashes at 780h/s while drawing only 360 watts of power. This is the newest algorithm that Bitmain has created a miner for. It isn’t out yet but a page is incoming and…

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