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Shipping Cointainer
Shipping Cointainer

You Can Buy This Shipping Container Filled With Bitcoin Miners for $1 Million

But if that's too pricey for you, Bitfury will rent its portable Bitcoin datacenters for the low, low price of $70,000 per month.
Daniel Oberhaus
4 days ago
Bitcoin
Bitcoin

This Guy Heated Bath Water With Bitcoin Mining and It Worked Too Well

"Lee" used cryptocurrency mining ASICs to heat his bath, which turned the temperature up to 122 Fahrenheit.
Jordan Pearson
4 days ago
stablecoin
stablecoin

The 'Holy Grail' of Cryptocurrency Looks Like the Banks We Already Know and Hate

Intangible Labs raised $133 million from established investors to create a stable coin with an "algorithmic central bank."
Jordan Pearson
5.1.18
HODL that pose
HODL that pose

‘Bitcoin Yoga’ Sounds Like the Least Relaxing Thing Ever

A cafe in Berlin is offering yoga practitioners the ability to listen to talks about Bitcoin while doing yoga.
Daniel Oberhaus
4.27.18
Bitcoin
Bitcoin

Immortalize Your Terrible Tweets on the Blockchain for the Low, Low Price of $9

We tried out ‘To the Blockchain,’ a Twitter bot that will add your tweet to the Bitcoin blockchain.
Daniel Oberhaus
4.26.18
Phone Crackers
Phone Crackers

Someone Is Trying to Extort iPhone Crackers GrayShift With Leaked Code

Last week an unknown party started to publish code snippets from iPhone unlocking tool GrayKey. To stop, the extortionists are demanding 2 bitcoin, but they may not have more code to offer.
Joseph Cox
4.24.18
Hard Truths
Hard Truths

Cryptocurrencies Were Never Good for Anybody But the Rich

Bitcoin started as a populist alternative to government money—or was it just the rich getting richer all along?
Ed Zitron
4.23.18
Bitcoin Art
Bitcoin Art

Explore the Hidden Art on the Bitcoin Blockchain in ‘Message From the Mines’

From the beginning, the Bitcoin blockchain has hosted digital graffiti that can never be erased. This software will help you find it.
Daniel Oberhaus
4.20.18
Bitcoin
Bitcoin

This Game Turns Bitcoin Value Charts Into Racetracks

'Crypto Rider' is a fun way to learn about the absurd volatility of cryptocurrency.
Wajeeh Maaz
4.19.18
patent watch
patent watch

Amazon Wins Patent for Data Stream to ‘Identify’ Bitcoin Users for Law Enforcement

Amazon’s latest patent aims to combine data from various sources to identify cryptocurrency users for subscribers including the taxman and cops.
Jordan Pearson
4.18.18
Geth and Taxes
Geth and Taxes

People Who Own Cryptocurrency Are Getting Slammed With More Taxes Than They Expected

And some investors are opting to not pay taxes at all, according to accountants.
Jessica Klein
4.13.18
ASIC WTF
ASIC WTF

What Is an ASIC Miner and Is It the Future of Cryptocurrency?

What are application specific integrated circuits and why are cryptocurrency communities freaking out about them?
Daniel Oberhaus
4.9.18