New Malware Attacks Hold ASIC Miners to Ransom

According to reports from cybersecurity researchers, there’s a new ransomware virus on the loose that’s targeting bitcoin miners. A file locking program called H-Ant has allegedly infected certain Antminer models in China and if the ransom is not paid the software aims to destroy the infected machine. Also Read: Money Transmitter License Not Required for Crypto Businesses in Pennsylvania New Ransomware […]

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Bitmain Unveils Next-Generation ASIC Chip to Be Integrated into New Antminer Machines

Bitmain, the world’s leading manufacturer of ASIC chips and mining equipment, has announced its plans to launch an upgraded version of its chip. The new chip, as claimed, will deliver enhanced performance at a lower power consumption. Bitmain Dominant The world’s largest manufacturer of ASIC (Application Specific Integrated Chip) chips and cryptocurrency mining equipment, China-based Bitmain announced the company’s plans […]

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Bitmain Optimizes Power and Electricity Savings With APW7 Next-Gen Miner Power Supply – Bitsonline

Leading cryptocurrency mining hardware manufacturer Bitmain has released a new generation of miner power supply, called the APW7. Compared to the previous generation, the APW7 has been optimized and improved for both power and highest conversion efficiency, while offering more stable performance and lower electricity costs. This is a press release provided by Bitmain. APW7 Details and Specifications The APW7 […]

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Chinese Crypto-Mining Chip Company Bitmain Considers IPO – Bitsonline

Bitmain – one of the largest and most established developers of cryptocurrency-mining chips – is considering an IPO, or initial public offering. This could potentially open the company’s books to the public, and allow the stock market to assign the company real-time value. What Would an IPO Do? The company’s 32-year-old founder Jihan Wu says he’s predominantly looking at the […]

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Cryptocurrency Mining Industry Sees Influx of New Hardware

On April 3, 2018, the Chinese based firm Bitmain Technologies had launched it’s latest miner the Antminer E3. The new pre-manufactured mining rig processes the hashing algorithm Ethhash, the PoW consensus protocol for the Ethereum network. Lately, Bitmain has been releasing a bunch of new products including the Antminer X3 which mines Cryptonight algorithms for coins like monero, and a […]

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Компания Monero выступила против использования Antminer X3 от Bitmain

Компания Bitmain была основана в 2013 году. Она занимается Bitcoin-майнингом и разработкой установок ASIC. Кроме того, компания управляет одним из самых известных майнинг-пулов Antpool. Продукция ASIC, в свою очередь, представляет собой аппаратные устройства, которые используются для создания майнинговых ферм. Bitmain создала новое аппаратное устройство под названием Antminer X3, известное также, как CryptoNight, в середине марта этого года. Изначально, целью проекта […]

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