bitcoin mining

Is It Time To Take Bitcoin Seriously?
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Bitcoin rising steadily for some time which is good, rather than just a massive rise and drop. In any case you can see people making decent profits from mining and paying the hardware off which is really cool.

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Engineering the Bitcoin Gold Rush: An Interview with Yifu Guo, Creator of the …
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At this point, we’re going to keep making them until we run out of funding, now that bitcoin mining will continue to be “a thing” rather than not. Of course, everything changes when our competitors eventually deliver. And then we will see what the …

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The Delicate War Between Bitcoin Miners And Botnet Miners
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This means botnet operators are now beginning to see illegal Bitcoin mining as a lucrative venture. According to security firm Sophos, some of these botnet operators are able to make up to $100,000 a day by taking over thousands of computers and using …

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Bitcoin Exchange Rate Crash Caused By "Mining" Software
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Paul Ducklin, head of technology at enterprise security company Sophos, explains that it was the differences in versions of Bitcoin “mining” software that led to an error in a supposedly fool-proof system. The problem emerged because of …

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Technical glitch knocks Bitcoin prices down 23%, now trading at $43
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First reported by Ars Technica, a Bitcoin miner running the latest version of Bitcoin-mining software (version 0.8) created a large block that was apparently incompatible with earlier versions of Bitcoin. When this happened, Bitcoin transactions …

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Breakfast Briefing: Android apps head to BlackBerry, spam row sparks DDoS …
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Breakfast Briefing: Android apps head to BlackBerry, spam row sparks DDoS attack, bitcoin mining machine. Breakfast Briefing. Gallery. By Stewart Mitchell. Posted on 27 Mar 2013 at 09:20. Today's tech news includes how BlackBerry is filling its app …

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Bitcoin miners hit back at cyber-thieves
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However, said Mr Garzik, criminal participation in bitcoin mining was likely to get much less profitable as professional miners turned away from using desktop PCs to generate the coins. Increasingly, he said, professional miners were using custom-made …

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A Guide to Bitcoin Mining: Why Someone Bought a $1500 Bitcoin Miner on eBay …
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With the price of bitcoins skyrocketing, mining is suddenly big business, so enticingly big that one wannabe miner was willing to pay a 1,333 percent premium to get his (or her) foot in the door of this wildly lucrative bitcoin bonanza. Ladies and …

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