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5 big companies that now accept bitcoin

5 big companies that now accept bitcoin

‘Bitcoin?! Isn’t that the “crypto” that no one uses in the real world?’ is something a Bitcoin critic may say as an argument that Bitcoin is useless. But the truth is that the adoption of BTC is accelerating. Numerous companies accept the crypto as a payment method,...

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Bitmain releases Antminer E9 Ethereum Classic firmware

Bitmain releases Antminer E9 Ethereum Classic firmware

With the Ethereum Merge approaching this month, Ethereum miners will no longer be needed by the network. But don’t worry! There are many options for Ethereum miners to keep earning crypto. Recently, Bitmain has released new firmware for the Antminer E9 rigs, making it...

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Why Bitcoin uses so much electricity, and why it is necessary

Why Bitcoin uses so much electricity, and why it is necessary

A common critique against the Bitcoin (BTC) network is that it uses too much electricity. There are whole countries that use less than the crypto network. But why is this necessary, and not right away, a bad thing? Let’s look at some points that can be made in favor of Bitcoin’s proof-of-work (PoW) protocol.

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Bitcoin miner revenues grow by 56%, despite market conditions

Bitcoin miner revenues grow by 56%, despite market conditions

The situation in the crypto market may not be as great as it was at the end of 2021. However, recently there have been some signs of recovery. Bitcoin (BTC) miners are seeing their revenues increase again since the bottom on the 13th of July. Also, the hash rate...

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This bitcoin mining news indicates BTC is unstoppable

This bitcoin mining news indicates BTC is unstoppable

Bitcoin mining as an industry has made impressive gains over the past decade. With the BTC price rising, it became increasingly more interesting to start earning bitcoins. But the past couple of years has become one of the biggest challenges for Bitcoin as criticism...

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123Miners improves its payment service to its customers.

123Miners improves its payment service to its customers.

LELYSTAD, The Netherlands – 8th of August, 2022 –  Bitpay is the market leader in blockchain payment technology. They provide its merchants and their end-user with secure, user-friendly, AML and KYC compliant payment solutions. "We are proud to accomplish tier 4 in...

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Bitcoin mining efficiency increased by 46%: BMC Q2 report

Bitcoin mining efficiency increased by 46%: BMC Q2 report

New data from the Bitcoin Mining Council (BMC) shows that bitcoin miners have become more efficient in the second quarter of 2022. The data shows a continuing trend of increased efficiency and use of green energy sources among the world’s bitcoin miners. The BMC...

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Is a Crypto winter the right time to start in Crypto Mining?

Is a Crypto winter the right time to start in Crypto Mining?

The answer is simply YES under the right conditions. Just like in the crypto winters of 2014 and 2017 most mining operations were forced to shut down because most of them stepped into crypto mining in a bullish market overpaying in energy, internet, miners, and other...

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How an EU bitcoin mining ban can be positive for the network

How an EU bitcoin mining ban can be positive for the network

The European Central Bank (ECB) recently published several new research reports. One of them zooms in on the climate impact Bitcoin (BTC) and crypto have through mining activities. The ECB seems to move toward proposing strict bitcoin mining regulations, noticed...

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The story of Bitcoin and other disruptive technologies

The story of Bitcoin and other disruptive technologies

Bitcoin (BTC) and crypto have been among us for over ten years. And while to some, it may seem like the technology hasn’t seen mainstream adoption yet, looking at other technologies in the past, we can state we are still early in crypto.

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Bitcoin’s energy consumption: 3 important perspectives

Bitcoin’s energy consumption: 3 important perspectives

Almost as old as Bitcoin is the discussion about the network’s energy consumption. Enormous amounts of electricity are consumed to mine BTC. But is this justified? In this article, you find three important perspectives in this discussion that shouldn’t be overlooked.

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Meet us at Booth 44 @MiningDisrupt

Meet us at Booth 44 @MiningDisrupt

Mining Disrupt Conference is the premier digital asset summit of the world focusing on in-depth blockchain enterprise-level solutions and cryptocurrency mining.

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123Miners acquires crypto mining domains

123Miners acquires crypto mining domains

123Miners acquired domains of bankrupted company “Miners Europe” through auction. Miners Europe bankrupted after multiple lawsuits from customers that never received their miners or a refund.

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