Bitcoin Mining News

Bitcoin Mining News

Read the latest Bitcoin mining news with CoinJournal.net: Our stories include new on the latest mining hardware, Asic development, changes to difficulty and interviews with your favourite mining pool operators and hardware companies.

New UTorrent Update Installs Litecoin Miner On User’s PCs

Users are angry after the most recent update to µTorrent (aka uTorrent) has been installing what they allege is cryptocurrencying mining malware. While BitTorrent, the...

Hedgy Can Reduce Bitcoin Price Volatility Risk For Consumers, Merchants, and...

Hedgy is a bitcoin startup that has been working in the shadows for quite some time, but they were finally able to announce the...

Gavin Andresen: Bitcoin Core Won’t Make the Consensus Rules in the...

Although many bitcoiners see Bitcoin XT as nothing more than a BIP 101 enabled software client, the implications of Mike Hearn’s creation go much...

Butterfly Labs Back In Court

For those who're either new to mining, or have been living under a rock for the past 2 years, Kansas based Butterfly Labs are...

Bitcoin Mining Difficulty Drops For The First Time In 2 Years

Bitcoin is unlike any currency, with no central figure as well as having digital scarcity. Its distribution model is unique as well, with the...

Bitcoin’s CHECKSEQUENCEVERIFY : What is it, and why is it relevant?

The latest development in the Bitcoin ecosystem appears to be the source of some confusion within the community, with some Bitcoin users experiencing misinformation...

KnCMiner Announces New Funding Round and 16 nm Chip

KnC Miner has announced that they have received an additional $15M in funding and have a new chip coming out in collaboration with long-time...

DigitalBTC Launching Cloud Mining ‘Lease Your Hardware’ Exchange

The Australian Bitcoin investment group digitalBTC is gearing up to release a cloud mining trading platform called DigitalX Mintsy, it will be supported by...

BitFury Capital announces huge GoCoin investment

BitFury Capital, the venture capital arm of the hardware company has announced a huge investment in Gocoin. This is a smart move as GoCoin...

Austin Hill Of Blockstream: A lot of the Discussions About Private...

Austin Hill is a man who's history is firmly cemented in the history of digital currencies, founding Zero knowledge systems in the 1990s, he hired and...