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APAC Mining said to bag $1m from Fatfish Internet Group

Singapore-based cryptocurrency mining startup APAC Mining has reportedly raised a $1m investment from Fatfish Internet Group. Read more: fintech.global

Public WiFi a hotbed for cryptocurrency mining malware

Hackers are using public, unsecured WiFi hotspots, such as those in coffee shops to hijack customers' computers to mine crypto. Read more: bitcoinist.com

Quebec lures cryptocurrency miners as China sours on industry

Cheap and abundant electricity, cold weather and a stable political climate are making the Canadian province attractive to bitcoin mining operators. Read more: www.coindesk.com

China cracks down on bitcoin mining

The central bank of China is tightening its grip on bitcoin mining in the state, telling local governments that it has the authority to regulate power usage for, Read more: bankinnovation.net

NiceHash loses tens of millions of dollars following hack

One projected aimed at helping mine coins is short of at least $60 million. Read More techcrunch.com

The alarming environmental impact of Bitcoin mining

While today’s pace of growth for the cryptocurrency industry feels unsustainable, even a stubborn-as-a-mule skeptic. Read more: e27.co

UFC website found secretly using visitor’s CPUs to mine Monero 

UFC's website was recently found using visitor's CPUs to mine Monero, as it was presumably compromised by someone who added the code. Read More: www.cryptocoinsnews.com

Bitcoin mining wastes vast amounts of energy, harms environment

Bitcoin mining is energy intensive, but there are other options. Read More: cointelegraph.com

500m users affected each month by cryptocurrency mining pirates

At the start, a few sites have been caught secretly mining crypto off website visitors - now it seems to be an epidemic. Read more: cointelegraph.com

Hackers breach Amazon cloud to mine bitcoin

According to a report by security group RedLock, hackers were able to breach Amazon Cloud services in order to mine Bitcoin. Read more: bitcoinist.com