Category Archives: cryptocurrency

Bitcoin Conversation Volume Beats Talk of Facebook, Apple, Netflix, Google

While eggs must always first give way to chickens, in the case of Twitter discussion volume and bitcoin price rising things aren’t exactly clear. Did the decentralized currency’s massive value increase drive Tweets? Or, did the Twitterverse push ever-upward the world’s most popular cryptocurrency, bitcoin? Also read: Initial Troll Offering Fires… Read more »

How to Secure Your Cryptocurrency Wallet: 16 Simple Tips for Beginners

Literally millions of people have joined the world of cryptocurrencies recently. For example, Coinbase, one of the biggest cryptocurrency exchanges, has added around 2 million new clients within two months. Blockchain.com, the major electronic wallet, found its client base increase by 1.8 million during the same time frame. Most of… Read more »

Local Japanese Government Considers ICO to Revitalize Region

A local Japanese government is considering a municipal initial coin offering (ICO) in order to raise funds to revitalize the region. It has partnered with private enterprises to begin research into how to launch the mooted ICO. Also read: Sberbank Apologizes for Buying Nearly All Graphics Cards on the Russian Market… Read more »

Sberbank Apologizes for Buying Nearly All Graphics Cards on the Russian Market

Russia has been suffering from a shortage of graphics cards that can be used to mine cryptocurrencies, causing their prices to almost double. However, it was not ordinary households that purchased most of these cards. State-owned Sberbank has come forward, admitted to buying them, and apologized for causing the shortage…. Read more »

Golden Fleece Token – First Georgian Cryptocurrency Mining Project Utilizing Green Energy

Bitcoin Press Release: Golden Fleece is a Georgian cryptocurrency based on the ERC20 platform, with an altcoin mining business model.  Golden Fleece looks to raise $40 million to make this a reality, via its’ public-released ICO, which runs until march 2019 Golden Fleece Token  Nov 5th, 2017, Tbilisi, Georgia – Being the… Read more »

Could Crypto Mining Provide a Low Cost Heating Solution? These Two Inventors Think So – NEWSBTC

People living in colder countries will know the dread of the heating bill’s arrival all-too-well. However, two enterprising men from Siberia have figured out a way to not only heat their home for free but to actually make money out of it. Using the heat generated from cryptocurrency miners, the… Read more »

Tech Bureau, Looop, and Crypto Mining Japan partner in cryptocurrency mining venture and ICO

Japan’s Tech Bureau, a fintech and cryptocurrency solutions group company, today announced a partnership with Looop Inc, a renewable energy company, Crypto Mining Japan Inc., a cryptocurrency mining technology company, and Zaif, Tech Bureau’s cryptocurrency exchange. Separately, Looop and CMJ will utilize resources in the COMSA ecosystem for their ICOs. ​Tech… Read more »

Uniserve To Host Large Scale Cryptocurrency Mining Facility in Vancouver

Uniserve To Host Large Scale Cryptocurrency Mining Facility in Vancouver Cryptocurrency Mining Facility  Vancouver, British Columbia–(Newsfile Corp. – October 31, 2017) – Uniserve Communications Corporation (TSXV: USS) (the “Company”) is pleased to announce their signing of an agreement with a privately held organization ( the “Miner”) to host a large-scale cryptocurrency mining facility,… Read more »

Arkansas to Tackle Cyber Crime by Mining Bitcoin – NEWSBTC

The Benton County sheriff’s office in Arkansas aims to pilot a new program to help tackle cyber criminals. Part of its Cyber Crimes Division, the primary target of the operation will be purveyors of child pornography, and those using the dark web to prey on vulnerable young people. As part… Read more »