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Bit Digital sued by investors over alleged fraud

Block reward miner Bit Digital faces a class-action lawsuit in the Southern District Court of New York as investors are accusing the firm of making false and misleading statements.

Tech 24 January 2021

Hive Blockchain ramps up hardware inventory

Canada-based Hive Blockchain Technologies Ltd. announced it exceeded its ASIC capacity goal of 1,000 PH/s through the purchase of 6,400 Canaan AvalonMiner 1246 next-generation miners.

Tech 21 January 2021

Nvidia considers restart of block reward mining GPUs

An Nvidia executive said if demand in the digital currency market picked up to a “meaningful” level, the company could again start selling specialized cards to address the mining demand.

Editorial 19 January 2021

The ridiculously high cost of Gas on Ethereum

For most normal people, the Ethereum blockchain is pretty much unusable for average size transactions—costing about $60 to send an ERC20 token, Jacob Rozen writes.

Tech 13 January 2021

Mining difficulty on BTC network hits record high

Mining difficulty is a relative measure of the competitiveness for discovering blocks on the BTC network, rising and falling based on the amount of computing power consumed by the network.