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Monero (XMR) is by far the most popular cryptocurrency among criminals deploying mining malware, according to a new study. Reported to CoinDesk.
China-based Canaan, one of the biggest manufacturers of bitcoin mining chips and devices, is reportedly considering an initial public offering (IPO) in the U.S. Reported to CoinDesk.
A Hong Kong-based entrepreneur has been accused of duping numerous investors in a cryptocurrency mining hardware investment scheme. A local English-language newspaper South China Morning Post (SCMP) reported the news Jan. 6.
Months after it filed an application to go public on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, Beijing-based cryptocurrency mining giant Bitmain is undergoing a series of business changes that extend even to its China offices, the company confirmed Tuesday.
Instances of crypto-mining malware increased by well over 4,000 percent this year, according to research from McAfee. Reported in CoinDesk.
A security bulletin released by Kaspersky Labs states that botnets are increasingly being used to distribute illicit crypto mining software. Reported to CoinDesk.
Hong Kong-based cryptocurrency exchange BTCC is shutting down its mining pool business, BTCC Pool Limited, after four years in operation. Coindesk reports that.
Bitcoin mining constitutes the basis of Bitcoin network, resembling gold mining. Bitcoins exist in the protocol design (like gold under the ground), but they have not been taken from it yet (like gold which have not been dug out). Unlike traditional currencies such as dollars or euros issued by central banks, cryptocurrency is mined as a reward for solving of a computational task. Though this issue is rather difficult to comprehend, Neironix would like to make Bitcoin mining explained. Get ready to be aware of secrets and pitfalls!
Bitmain, the Beijing-based bitcoin mining giant, has officially filed an application in its bid to go public on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX). Coindesk reports that.