Bitcoin Mining Firm Trolls Warren Buffett with Billboards Outside His Office

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Genesis Mining‘s bitcoin advocacy campaign has posted billboards outside of Warren Buffet’s office to remind him that he was wrong about Google and Amazon and warn him he may be wrong about bitcoin, too. The billboards went up shortly after Buffet …

47% of South Africans Plan to Invest in Cryptocurrencies

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. South Africa has the most sophisticated economy and financial sector on the continent, and its citizens are increasingly warming up to the idea of investing and trading in cryptocurrencies — despite regulatory concerns over such decentralised digital financial assets across the …

Those 600 Missing Iceland Bitcoin Miners Could Be in China

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. With an inquiry to police in China, Icelandic authorities are checking to see if the 600 missing bitcoin miners from Iceland’s ‘Big Bitcoin Heist’ have surfaced in Asia. According to a report by the Icelandic National Broadcasting Service (RUV), the country’s …

Why Cryptocurrency Miners Are Trading Bitcoin Futures

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Bitcoin futures, which failed to generate the investor interest some had hoped for when CME Group Inc. and CBOE Global Markets Inc. first offered them in December, are finding support from an unlikely quarter – cryptocurrency miners, according to MarketWatch. Miners …

Cryptojacking Remains an Acute Threat in 2018

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Cybercrime ran rampant last year, and the cryptocurrency market was no exception, as evidenced by hacks involving bitcoin ransoms and the pervasive use of cryptojacking. Cryptojacking involves using someone’s CPUs to secretly mine cryptocurrency without that person’s permission. And according to a …

UK IT Equipment Maker Plans Britain’s Biggest Bitcoin Mining Farm

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Bladetec, a supplier of high-powered IT equipment in the UK, is reportedly planning to build a £10 million ($13.9 million) bitcoin mining farm across three locations in England. According to major UK daily The Telegraph, Bladetec is looking to raise £10 million …

Bitcoin Mining Isn’t an ‘Environmental Armageddon’ : Credit Suisse Report

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. A Credit Suisse report downplayed fears that the growth of the bitcoin mining industry would initiate an “environmental armageddon.” Bitcoin Mining Not an ‘Environmental Armageddon’ The emergence of bitcoin as an economic force has had a correlative effect on the bitcoin mining …

China Prepares to Limit Bitcoin Miners’ Power Usage: Report

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The People’s Bank of China (PBOC) has reportedly claimed it can pressure local governments in the country to regulate bitcoin miners’ power usage. Reuters is reporting that China’s central bank has told members of the Leading Group of Beijing Internet Financial Risks …