Bitcoin Mining

With Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH) hitting new all-time high prices seemingly day after day, the profitability of crypto GPU and Bitcoin mining rigs and miners has increased hugely in the past few months.


Bitcoin Mining news
NVIDIA's new CMP 30HX and 40HX mining processors based on Turing GPU
NVIDIA's new CMP 30HX and 40HX mining processors based on Turing GPU

NVIDIA is using the Turing TU116 GPU for the CMP HX30, and the custom TU106 GPU for the CMP 40HX -- CMP 50HX and 90HX use Ampere.


NVIDIA explains 50% crypto mining hash rate drop on GeForce RTX 3060
NVIDIA explains 50% crypto mining hash rate drop on GeForce RTX 3060

NVIDIA discusses crypto mining crippling on GeForce RTX 3060, and it's not just a driver limit -- it's much more than that.


NVIDIA's new drivers detect GPU crypto mining, punish hash rate by 50%
NVIDIA's new drivers detect GPU crypto mining, punish hash rate by 50%

NVIDIA's new GeForce RTX 3060 driver will limit cryptocurrency mining performance, will drag hash rates down by a huge 50%.


NVIDIA announces new Crypto Mining Processor HX series cards
NVIDIA announces new Crypto Mining Processor HX series cards

NVIDIA's new Crypto Mining Processor series of cards were designed specifically for the purposes of cryptocurrency mining.


ZOTAC brags about GPU crypto mining farm, associates it with PC gaming
ZOTAC brags about GPU crypto mining farm, associates it with PC gaming

ZOTAC endorsed huge GPU crypto mining farms, tags it on Twitter with #PCMR and #PcGaming that their GPUs are 'hungry for coin'.


Internet cafes turn to crypto mining, saying 'profits are higher'
Internet cafes turn to crypto mining, saying 'profits are higher'

Vietnamese internet cafe switches from gaming haven, to cryptocurrency mining with the current Bitcoin and crypto mining boom.


Bitcoin mining uses more electricity than Netherlands and Argentina
Bitcoin mining uses more electricity than Netherlands and Argentina

Bitcoin mining uses an estimated 121 terawatt-hours (TWh) of electricity per year, more than Argentina, the UAE, and Netherlands.


GPU mining farms in Iran are causing major country-wide blackouts
GPU mining farms in Iran are causing major country-wide blackouts

Chinese mining companies are moving their farms to Iran as electricity costs are so low, country-wide blackouts now occur.


Russian crypto company sets up Bitcoin mining farm in the Arctic
Russian crypto company sets up Bitcoin mining farm in the Arctic

Russian crypto firm BitCluster dips its toes into Bitcoin mining in the Arctic Circle, where it is extremely cold -- perfect.


NVIDIA is thinking about making Ampere GPUs for crypto mining?!
NVIDIA is thinking about making Ampere GPUs for crypto mining?!

NVIDIA is thinking about making crypto-mining specific Ampere graphics cards without display outputs for crypto mining...


SAPPHIRE's new fanless Radeon RX 5700 XT is a silent crypto mining GPU
SAPPHIRE's new fanless Radeon RX 5700 XT is a silent crypto mining GPU

SAPPPHIRE's new GPRO X070 is a fanless -- and silent -- Radoen RX 5700 XT graphics card for cryptocurrency mining machines.


That 78 x GeForce RTX 3080 mining rig has RGB, now makes $900 per DAY!
That 78 x GeForce RTX 3080 mining rig has RGB, now makes $900 per DAY!

78 x GeForce RTX 3080 graphics card mining crypto: now has RGB lighting (this helps! haha) and makes up to $27,000 per monhh!!


Russian oil firm opens new Bitcoin mining farm running on gas energy
Russian oil firm opens new Bitcoin mining farm running on gas energy

Russian natural gas giant Gazprom is getting into Bitcoin mining, uses a nearby oil field as its energy source, powering it all.


This 78 x GeForce RTX 3080 crypto mining rig makes $128,000 per year
This 78 x GeForce RTX 3080 crypto mining rig makes $128,000 per year

78 x NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 graphics cards mining crypto: should be making around $12,840 per month in ETH mining alone.


Bitcoin mining rig prices surge by 35% as BTC goes on a rampage
Bitcoin mining rig prices surge by 35% as BTC goes on a rampage

Bitcoin mining machines from Bitmain and Microbt see their prices hiked by 35% and machines sold out until at least May 2021.


XFX China gets rid of 'almost all' Radeon RX cards to mining farms
XFX China gets rid of 'almost all' Radeon RX cards to mining farms

XFX China reportedly gets rid of 'almost all' of its Radeon RX 500 and Radeon RX 5000 series graphics cards to mining farms.


GeForce RTX 3080: Ethereum mining BEAST, 3-4x better than RTX 2080
GeForce RTX 3080: Ethereum mining BEAST, 3-4x better than RTX 2080

NVIDIA's new Ampere-based GeForce RTX 3080 is 3-4x better at Ethereum cryptocurrency mining than the GeForce RTX 2080 card.


Global Bitcoin mining consumes 7 nuclear power plants worth of power
Global Bitcoin mining consumes 7 nuclear power plants worth of power

The entire Bitcoin network consumes 7 nuclear power plants worth of power, with Bitcoin processing power at all-time highs.


Bitcoin mining facility in Kazakhstan uses enough power for 180K homes
Bitcoin mining facility in Kazakhstan uses enough power for 180K homes

Mining facility operator Enegix close to opening huge 180 megawatt data center, can handle 50,000 mining rigs in Kazakhstan.


Here's how space mining could be the solution to pollution on Earth
Here's how space mining could be the solution to pollution on Earth

Humans are polluting and destroying Earth in the mining industry, but what if that could all be solved by mining in space?


A rumored second wave of crypto mining insanity is coming
A rumored second wave of crypto mining insanity is coming

NVIDIA reportedly warns AIB partners of a second cryptocurrency mining boom.


Call of Duty: Modern Warfare data mining finds 38 new maps, 23 modes
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare data mining finds 38 new maps, 23 modes

Thanks to data mining we know there are up to 38 new maps and 23 new modes coming to Call of Duty: Modern Warfare.


Someone beat Minecraft without doing ANY actual mining
Someone beat Minecraft without doing ANY actual mining

Don't want to do any mining in Minecraft and still beat it? Someone has beat you to it.


Asteroid mining to make Earth rich, 800 billion liters of space water
Asteroid mining to make Earth rich, 800 billion liters of space water

Why mine the Moon when we have asteroids that could yield more profit than both lunar poles.


Iran power usage spikes 7% from Bitcoin mining farms
Iran power usage spikes 7% from Bitcoin mining farms

Iran authorities close two cryptocurrency mining farms after 7% rise in the Iranian power grid.


Bitcoin Mining reviews
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080/RTX 2080 Ti: Ethereum Mining Results NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080/RTX 2080 Ti: Ethereum Mining Results

How does NVIDIA's next-gen Turing GPU and GDDR6 RAM go with Ethereum mining? PRETTY DAMN GOOD!


MiningSky 8-GPU Mining Rig V1 Review MiningSky 8-GPU Mining Rig V1 Review

MiningSky's 8-GPU Mining Rig V1 is an amazingly simple cryptomining rig that kicks ass.


The Definitive Ethereum Mining Performance Article The Definitive Ethereum Mining Performance Article

Ethereum cryptocurrency mining benchmarks... a fight to the mining death between AMD and NVIDIA's best GPUs!


Cryptocurrency mining deflates, used GPUs hit eBay Cryptocurrency mining deflates, used GPUs hit eBay

Ethereum mining continues to deflate, with used GPUs hitting eBay already.


Ethereum Mining is Dead: Price Drops, Difficulty Booms Ethereum Mining is Dead: Price Drops, Difficulty Booms

Ethereum price drops to a two-month low, while difficulty goes through the roof, hitting ALL miners overnight.


Ethereum mining @ 1GH/s: 40 x GPUs = $5000+ per month Ethereum mining @ 1GH/s: 40 x GPUs = $5000+ per month

What can 43 graphics cards make per month mining Ethereum? A pretty damn decent $5000 or more.


Ethereum Mining Guide - Part 1: The Basics & Set Up Ethereum Mining Guide - Part 1: The Basics & Set Up

Ethereum is the next big thing, and you really need to know about it.


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