Tag Archives: Crypto mining

Crypto mining continues in Abkhazia despite Govt’s crackdown

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Regulators in Abkhazia seized 6,000 crypto mining equipment this past week but several other illegal miners are undeterred and have continued their operations. Abkhazia is a breakaway region of Georgia funded by Russia that has maintained de facto independence since 1993. Residents of the partially recognized state have turned to …

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Norton 360 roll out Crypto Mining Feature

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Anti Virus provider, Norton 360, has introduced an Ether mining feature to its software. This makes Norton the first consumer Crypto Safety company to allow cryptocurency mining on their platform. “As the crypto economy continues to become a more important part of our customers’ lives, we want to empower them …

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Iran halts crypto mining after recurrent blackouts

Iran has temporarily banned the mining of cryptocurrency after recurrent blackouts in some of its major cities. President Hassan Rouhani announced that the restriction will be in place until September 22nd. Iran is not new to electricity blackouts, the latest is reportedly caused by the dry season.  As the country’s …

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