Source: Adobe/profit_image Senior figures at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos have agreed that Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) standards are coming – and will soon apply to all industries. And furthermore, they suggested, even those who […]
Bitcoin mining rigs. Source: Adobe/amixstudio Traditional banking requires 2.5 times the amount of power as Bitcoin (BTC) to produce the same amount of value, and only proof-of-work (PoW) provides “a truly trustless system,” according to Brian Brooks, CEO […]
Source: Adobe/Alexandr Blinov The central Bank of Russia today proposed banning the use and mining of cryptoaassets on the country’s territory. The proposed ban encompasses crypto exchanges too.  The bank is citing threats to financial stability, economic security, […]
Source: AdobeStock / artiemedvedev Bitcoin (BTC) mining difficultly is likely to break its all-time high in less than a day, cutting into the already decreasing profit margins of BTC miners.  At 10:23 UTC, Bitcoin mining difficulty, or the measure […]
Source: AdobeStock / uflypro GRIID, an American infrastructure company that owns and operates a number of Bitcoin (BTC) mining facilities, has inked a partnership with major multinational corporation and technology company Intel to become the first recipient of […]
Erik Thedéen. Source: A video screenshot, Youtube/ Fondbolagens förening/Swedish Investment Fund Association A leading EU financial regulator wants the union to “ban” proof-of-work (PoW) crypto mining and force tokens into proof-of-stake (PoS) paradigms, while the EU itself and […]
MicroStrategy’s CEO Michael Saylor. Source: a screenshot, Youtube/Swan Signal – A Bitcoin Channel The total use of energy for Bitcoin (BTC) mining is “inconsequential,” and it is “rapidly becoming more efficient,” MicroStrategy CEO Michael Saylor said, as the […]
Source: Adobe/greenbelka A hearing on crypto mining scheduled to take place in the US House of Representatives Committee on Energy & Commerce this week is already raising alarms in the crypto industry as a pre-published memo revealed what […]
Source: Adobe/Sundry Photography Get your daily, bite-sized digest of cryptoasset and blockchain-related news – investigating the stories flying under the radar of today’s crypto news. __________ Mining news  On February 23rd, American multinational corporation and technology company Intel […]
Source: AdobeStock / Victority Solo miners are off to a strong start this year. On Monday, a solo Ethereum (ETH) miner with an average hashrate capacity of 2.19 Giga hashes per second (GH/s) won a block race on […]