Bitcoin Mining

Inside America’s largest Bitcoin mining operation

Take a look at the largest bitcoin mining operation in North America. It makes this mining facility in Hong Kong look like nothing. The mining facility is run by Bitcoin miner Dave Carlson. The facility is somewhere in an undisclosed location in Washington State. The main reason it’s undisclosed – is because – Carlson is[…]

Satoshi Nakamoto

Newsweek claims to have found Bitcoin’s creator, Satoshi Nakamoto

Today’s bombshell that was dropped on the Internet, especially fans of Bitcoin, is that Newsweek claims to have found The Satoshi Nakamoto. The same Satoshi Nakamoto that founded the highly complex and revolutionary Bitcoin cryptocurrency. After reading the The Face Behind Bitcoin, I’m dumbfounded. The story clearly shows that in fact Newsweek did find Satoshi[…]

bitcoin address shortener

The unofficial Bitcoin address shortener

Something has been bugging me for a couple of weeks now about Bitcoin addresses. They are very long, and impossible to remember. As a Bitcoin user and fan, I often found myself going to blockchain.info for information. The rest of the Bitcoin community does as well, since blockchain.info is one of the most trusted and[…]

Google

Google has known about Bitcoin since 2011

I find this truly fascinating. In June 2011, as part of an interview with Julian Assange of WikiLeaks, Google CEO Eric Schmidt, was talking to Assange about new age technology. What his thoughts are, on the future of tech. All of this was part of the discovery phase for Schmidt in publishing his book, The[…]

Bitcoin Mining

An inside look at an ASIC Bitcoin mining operation in Hong Kong

In the early days of Bitcoin mining, people used their own personal computers to mine. In the beginning, the mathematical equations weren’t as difficult, requiring less work and output machines needed to solve the problems to mine bitcoins. As time went on, the mathematical equations became more difficult, and there are now more miners, creating[…]