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China wants to eliminate bitcoin mining
Published in News
Tuesday, 09 April 2019 12:14

China wants to eliminate bitcoin mining


Even though it makes the most hardware

China’s state planner has put bitcoin mining on a draft list of industrial activities the agency is seeking to stop.

Bitcoin coming back for a second life
Published in Cloud
Monday, 11 February 2019 11:01

Bitcoin coming back for a second life


deVere Group sees hope

Bitcoin is finally on the verge of breaking out of the bearish sentiment that has gripped the cryptocurrency market, affirms the CEO of one of the world’s largest independent financial advisory organisations.

Bitcoin and Ethereum ain't dead yet
Published in News
Thursday, 06 December 2018 11:32

Bitcoin and Ethereum ain't dead yet


Could become investors' safe havens

Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum will increasingly be seen as investors’ ‘safe havens’ in 2019, claims an influential tech expert.

Richard Stallman hates Bitcoin
Published in Cloud
Monday, 26 November 2018 11:17

Richard Stallman hates Bitcoin


His project has come up with something better

Open Sauce Guru Richard Stallman doesn't like Bitcoin because of its poor privacy and his GNU Project has come up with something better.

Bitcoin bubble floats to inevitable end
Published in News
Wednesday, 21 November 2018 11:52

Bitcoin bubble floats to inevitable end


Lost a quarter of its value in a week

It is starting to look like the Bitcoin bubble has burst and not even the UK is thinking of regulating the currency.

French copper flogged secret data on the dark web
Published in News


Surrenders to the authorities

A French copper has had his collar fingered for selling confidential data on the dark web in exchange for Bitcoin.

Bitcoin players face criminal investigation
Published in News


Is manipulation the name of the game?

The US Justice Department has opened a case which might end up with criminal charges.

Buffett blasts Bitcoin
Published in Cloud
Tuesday, 08 May 2018 10:15

Buffett blasts Bitcoin

Rat poison "squared"

Billionaire investor Warren Buffett has lashed out at cryptocurrencies and dubbed Bitcoin "rat poison squared".

Samsung gets into Bitcoin
Published in News
Thursday, 01 February 2018 11:29

Samsung gets into Bitcoin


Will build mining chips

Samsung has seen all those people making a lot of cash out of the bit mining bubble and thought "I'll be 'aving some of that".

Nvidia cannot stop partners selling to miners
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 24 January 2018 15:46

Nvidia cannot stop partners selling to miners


But will sure try

It was cute to see everyone covering the fact that Nvidia is up in arms against (r) etailers who are selling to miners. Unfortunately, there is hardly anything Nvidia can do to stop the trend.