Mining

Here you can find the latest Bitcoin mining news. Mining is the process of adding transaction records to Bitcoin’s public ledger of past transactions. This ledger of past transactions is called the block chain as it is a chain of blocks. The block chain serves to confirm transactions to the rest of the network as having taken place. Bitcoin nodes use the block chain to distinguish legitimate Bitcoin transactions from attempts to re-spend coins that have already been spent elsewhere.

Bitcoin Price Hits New All-Time High at $2472 as Scaling Consensus Reached
May 24th, 2017

A consensus on how to increase the blockchain network capacity has finally been reached, pushing the price of the digital currency to a new record high.

Bitcoin Price Sets New All-Time High Above $1900, All Cryptocurrencies Market Cap Tops $66B
May 19th, 2017

Potential political scandals and increased demand from Japan and South Korea are named as the most possible reasons for current Bitcoin boost.

Bitcoin Miner Giga Watt to Launch Token Crowdsale
May 11th, 2017

The crowdsale of Giga Watt tokens that will start at the beginning of June offers an access to professional mining with an extremely low entrance threshold.

Who is Responsible for the Bitcoin Unlimited Node Crash?
March 16th, 2017

Several hundred Bitcoin Unlimited nodes were shut down due to a vulnerability in client’s code while the warning post was immediately censored on Reddit.

BitFury Group Partners with Republic of Georgia to Secure Land Titles On the Blockchain Tech
February 13th, 2017

The Republic of Georgia is expanding the use of blockchain-based land-titling services, following a successful trial of land title registrations in the second half of 2016.

Bitcoin Price Again Exceeds $1,000 Mark, Industry Veterans Explain Possible Reasons
February 3rd, 2017

Managers of world’s leading bitcoin exchanges discuss why bitcoin price has been so volatile recently.

ViaBTC Now Offers Cloud Mining Contracts
November 18th, 2016

The offering of ViaBTC can strengthen the position of Bitcoin Unlimited against Bitcoin Core.

Bitmain Launches BTC.Com, a New Open-source Bitcoin Mining Pool with Zero Mining Fee!
September 14th, 2016

Starting from 31 December 2016, BTC.com will offer the lowest fee in the industry.

Bitcoin Halving And Its Impact On Bitcoin Price
July 11th, 2016

Bitcoin mining reward has been halved for the second time in its history.

Bitcoin Halving Event to Occur in the Upcoming Weeks
June 30th, 2016

Within the next few weeks, the reward miners get for creating the virtual currency is anticipated to face the second halving in history of bitcoin.

Bitcoin Price Reaches 2016 High, Crosses the $750 Barrier
June 17th, 2016

We have prepared the list of most possible reasons for such a significant bitcoin surge.

Bitcoin Price Surges to 2-Year High Approaching $700
June 13th, 2016

The upcoming halving event next month and Chinese yuan weakening have considerably boosted the bitcoin price.

Bitmain Launches Antminer S9, the World’s Most Power Efficient 16nm Bitcoin Miner
May 31st, 2016

Bitmain Technologies Ltd. announces their Antminer S9, the world’s first Bitcoin miner using 16nm chips.