Tuesday, December 12, 2017
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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

easyMINE aims to make mining profitable again

Mining still is—and will likely continue to be—a major part of the cryptocurrency ecosystem. To maintain its relevance, Read more: www.coinspeaker.com

Why miners mining bitcoin cash, losing money doing it

Jimmy Song takes a look at developments on the bitcoin cash blockchain, arguing it's providing evidence of shifting miner behavior. Read more: www.coindesk.com

Venezuelan bitcoin miners turn to ethereum after crackdown

Low cost electricity and hyperinflation are two main reasons why Venezuelans turn to cryptocurrency mining. Read more: cointelegraph.com

Asus introduce motherboard for tailored cryptocurrency mining

Asus’ gaming division has introduced its new B250 Mining Expert motherboard, specifically designed for the mining of cryptocurrencies. Read more: cointelegraph.com