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Singapore Mall Sells Cryptocurrency Mining Hardware

Mining Cryptocurrency miners in Singapore can now buy their rigs pre-assembled right at the mall as more retail computer hardware shops enter this booming market. This is another strong sign of how retailers are diversifying away from their traditional costumers such as PC gamers, all due to the allure of cryptocurrency earnings. Also Read: Dr. […]

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China is making world-class wine for $320 a bottle and should you prepay your 2018 property taxes?

Happy Friday, MarketWatchers! Hope you all have great weekends. But first, the top personal finance stories of the day. Personal Finance Your airline overhead bins may now be reserved An American Airlines memo advises staff that space will be reserved for some carry-on baggage. They’re making world-class wine in China — at $320 a bottle […]

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Energy Company Hydro-Quebec Looks to Attract Bitcoin Miners

Hydro-Quebéc (HQ) is a public utility that manages the generation, transmission and distribution of electricity in Quebec, Canada, but it finds itself in a position of generating more power than its customers need. In an article from Le Journal de Québec, Éric Martel, president and CEO of HQ, relates how HQ is facing a death […]

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Blockchain Platform Would Create Symbiosis of Humans, AI, and Robots

Bitcoinist.net · January 19, 2018 · 8:30 pm Blockchain creates a symbiosis between humans, artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics that would bring many new jobs. That is the belief behind Aitheon, a new Ethereum-based platform. “The idea of human/robot symbiosis is that both humans and robots have a place and that place is together,” Aitheon […]

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Canada’s Sustainable Bitcoin Mining Used To Farm Fish And Crops

Matthew Tompkins · January 4, 2018 · 10:30 pm A Canadian greenhouse and fish farm is utilizing the waste heat generated by Bitcoin mining to complement its operations providing evidence of a sustainable way to mine Bitcoin in the future. A St. Francois Xavier-based Bitcoin mining operation with a greenhouse and fish farm is leading […]

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Bitconnect Slapped with Securities Emergency Cease and Desist Order

Featured On Thursday the Texas Securities Commissioner (TSC) signed an Emergency Cease and Desist Order to stop Bitconnect from operating. The mysterious company is a popular bitcoin lending platform with a 4.1 billion USD market capitalization, and is long accused of being a scam. Also read: African Central Banks Told to Ditch Dollar and Buy […]

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Facebook Exec Joins Ripple Team

James Levenson · December 15, 2017 · 11:30 pm Bitcoin has remained relatively stable this week, slowly heading up from $16,500 to around $17,500 where it currently trades. Action is likely to heat up over the weekend as two more US exchanges launch their BTC futures contracts. This week has also shown some clear winners […]

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What Could Go Wrong? | Zero Hedge

Authored by Nicholas Colas via DataTrek Research, Since we started DataTrek back in October, we’ve been positive on US stocks. That’s been the right call, and we’re sticking with it. Our basic argument: corporate earnings are high and still rising, long-term interest rates remain low and stable, and both US and global economies continue to […]

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Someone built a cryptocurrency mine in the trunk of a Tesla (TSLA) — Quartz

The cryptocurrency craze has gotten so hot that at least one Tesla owner has apparently fitted a mining rig to their car to make some money, a photo from EcoMotoring News show. The photo shows 16 graphics cards mounted on four motherboards, according to Vice. Graphics cards are used to mine cryptocurrencies like ethereum; mining […]

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Japanese City Attracts Cryptocurrency Miners with Abundant Renewable Energy

Mining The government of a Japanese city known for its renewable energy and low temperature in the wintertime is attracting cryptocurrency miners to use its clean electricity. One company has already announced that it will open “the first clean energy-based Japanese mining center” in the city to mine 10 cryptocurrencies including bitcoin. Also read: Japan’s […]

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