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YouTuber turns Nintendo Game Boy into Bitcoin mining rig YouTuber turns Nintendo Game Boy into Bitcoin mining rig

YouTuber turns Nintendo Game Boy into Bitcoin mining rig

Turns out, even a 30-year-old handheld game console can discover a Bitcoin block...in just a couple of quadrillion years.

YouTuber turns Nintendo Game Boy into Bitcoin mining rig

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Pseudonymous YouTube content creator called “stacksmashing” has managed to turn his Nintendo Game Boy, a handheld game console released over 30 years ago, into a Bitcoin (BTC) mining machine, as demonstrated in a video published yesterday.

According to stacksmashing, after Elon Musk announced that Tesla has begun accepting BTC payments, it became clear that it’s time to “get into the Bitcoin mining game.” However, the YouTuber couldn’t find any decent graphics cards in online stores, prompting him to get creative.

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