Nick Chong · 1 week ago · 2 min read · Insights via Grayscale Investments
Edge › Bitcoin › Mining
The hashrate of the Bitcoin blockchain network barely flinched as the price of BTC plummeted to $3,600, by around 50 percent within a 24-hour span.
Bitcoin › Mining
For a long time, most applications used traditional centralized databases to manage their data.
Bitcoin Cash › U.S. › People
After a year of appeals, a United States Court has dismissed a lawsuit against several Bitcoin Cash proponents, including Bitmain, Kraken, Bitcoin dot com, and their respective owners and founders.
Bitcoin · Bitcoin Cash › Mining
Bitcoin Cash usage has been put to the test when the network failed to produce a single block in more than five hours earlier this week without causing any transaction backlog.
Bitcoin › China › Mining
Bitcoin hashrate surges to all-time high after Chinese government pressures miners to scale down operations
Just after regional authorities reportedly urged Bitcoin miners to reduce electricity consumption in Sichuan — a province that could account for up to 50 percent of global hash power — BTC’s hash rate rocketed to a new all-time high.
Bitcoin › Analysis
Over the past few days, Bitcoin (BTC) has started to show signs of life, surging as high as $7,700 on the morning of December 23.
Bitcoin › Analysis
The threat of Bitcoin miner capitulation in the near-term has subsided, as the hash rate of the network recovered.
Exclusive › Interview
CryptoSlate recently had the opportunity to chat with Coinmine CEO Farbood Nivi.
Litecoin › Mining
After more than 66 percent of its value got slashed since its August halving, Litecoin saw its hashrate drop from its peak of over 500 TH/s to just 150 TH/s.
Bitcoin › Technology
A renowned analyst is making a compelling case for ranking cryptocurrencies.
Proof of History is the latest feature to solve consensus challenges, but how does it compare to its predecessors?
Surely the greatest irony in the blockchain space is that there has never been any agreement on “the best” consensus model.
Exclusive › Regulation
One of the world’s top crypto law firms, Gresham International, announced this week that it submitted a proposal to begin working with the government of Paraguay on a raft of new cryptocurrency legislation.
Bitcoin › China › People
One of the most important cryptocurrency companies is in the midst of a raging internal spat.
China › Mining
The plan to include cryptocurrency mining in China into a list of industries that would be banned in the country has reportedly been scrapped.
Bitcoin Cash › People
Bitmain, one of the largest mining hardware manufacturers in the world, has ousted co-founder and largest shareholder Micree Zhan Ketuan in what seems to have been a bloody power struggle within the company.
Ethereum › China › Analysis
Canaan unveiled a new Ethereum ASIC that’s more than 5-times more efficient than commercially available GPUs.
Ethereum › Seattle › ETH 2.0
Kristy-Leigh Minehan, the author of ProgPOW, stepped down as CTO of Core Scientific to focus on ensuring the disputed algorithm gets implemented on Ethereum.
Bitcoin › Russia › Mining
Cheap hydroelectricity and frigid year-round temperatures have made the Siberian city of Bratsk home to several Bitcoin mining farms.