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mining rigs
A Huge Glut of Bitcoin Mining Rigs Is Sitting Unused in Boxes
The situation is further disrupting the economics of a sector already hit by low crypto prices and high energy costs.
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A mining facility in Georgia that uses 95% non-carbon energy (CleanSpark)
CleanSpark Takes Advantage of Bear Market to Acquire Mining Rig Contracts
The miner also partnered with TMGcore to expand its immersion-cooled bitcoin mining infrastructure.
A mining facility in Georgia that uses 95% non-carbon energy (CleanSpark)

Canaan's new Avalon 1266 model at the Bitcoin 2022 conference. (Aoyon Ashraf/CoinDesk)
Canaan Unveils Bitcoin Mining Machine, Sees Speedier ASIC Market Growth
The new model’s mining power and efficiency positions it between rival Bitmain’s S19 and S19 Pro machines.
Canaan's new Avalon 1266 model at the Bitcoin 2022 conference. (Aoyon Ashraf/CoinDesk)

An Antminer bitcoin mining machine pictured in 2018. (Carlos Becerra/Bloomberg via Getty Images)
¿Quieres minar bitcoin en casa? Compass Mining ahora vende ASICs individuales
“Estamos asistiendo a un renacimiento de la minería doméstica”, afirma Thomas Heller, de Compass.
An Antminer bitcoin mining machine pictured in 2018. (Carlos Becerra/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

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Bitcoin Miner Core Scientific Inks Deal With Bitmain for 112K Antminers
The deal brings Core Scientific's ASIC fleet to just over 188,000.
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Bitmain A9
Bitmain to Release Antminer E9 ASIC for Ethereum Mining
Bitmain's new Ethereum ASIC miner will be released later this year, in spite of Ethereum's pending switch to proof-of-stake.
Bitmain A9

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DMG Purchases 3,600 ASICs in North American Bitcoin Mining Expansion
The Canadian firm is the latest of many North American companies to chase Bitcoin's hashrate with new machine purchases.
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North America
ePIC Blockchain Raises $7.5M to Manufacture ASIC Crypto Miners in North America
North America has miners and an abundance of energy but it's lacking one ingredient for a true mining boom: an ASIC manufacturer close to home.
North America

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Marathon Patent Mined 196 Bitcoin in Q1, Sees Having 100K+ Miners Online by Early 2022
Marathon’s ASIC spending spree is one of many, and it could signal that bitcoin’s hashrate will hit new highs still this year.
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Bitcoin Difficulty Adjustment
Bitcoin Mining Difficulty Hits All-Time High as Delayed ASIC Shipments Come Online
The adjustment, spurred forth by fleets of newly booted ASICs, could be a harbinger of even larger difficulty increases in the coming year.
Bitcoin Difficulty Adjustment