Mining

11.21.15
Recommended Reading: Marvel's 'Jessica Jones' is a different kind of hero
11.21.15

Recommended Reading: Marvel's 'Jessica Jones' is a different kind of hero

Recommended Reading highlights the best long-form writing on technology and more in print and on the web.

By B. Steele,   11.21.15
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11.18.15
Congress approves space mining, minus regulation
11.18.15

Congress approves space mining, minus regulation

Private companies are allowed to mine in space, but they won't have much government oversight.

By J. Fingas,   11.18.15
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09.22.15
21's Bitcoin Computer is a Raspberry Pi-powered mining tool
09.22.15

21's Bitcoin Computer is a Raspberry Pi-powered mining tool

There's now a pocketable, Raspberry Pi-powered Bitcoin mining machine: the Bitcoin Computer.

By E. Alvarez,   09.22.15
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07.04.15
Bitcoin miners create invalid currency after a botched upgrade
07.04.15

Bitcoin miners create invalid currency after a botched upgrade

Thanks to a "problem" with an upgrade that applies a new rule, some Bitcoin mining pools (namely, those that don't usually wait to validate their money) have been generating invalid data blocks.

By J. Fingas,   07.04.15
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05.06.15
Larry Page's asteroid-mining firm launches its first satellite in July
05.06.15

Larry Page's asteroid-mining firm launches its first satellite in July

Planetary Resources hasn't had much success getting its asteroid-mining business off the ground, i...

By J. Fingas,   05.06.15
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03.06.15
Popular torrent client can steal your CPU cycles to mine bitcoins
03.06.15

Popular torrent client can steal your CPU cycles to mine bitcoins

If you recently installed or updated uTorrent on your PC, you may have have picked up an unwanted...

By S. Dent,   03.06.15
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10.17.14
Elite gets mining on October 28, premiere event on November 22
10.17.14

Elite gets mining on October 28, premiere event on November 22

The latest Elite: Dangerous newsletter brings word of a premiere event for the space sim sandbox to...

By J. Reahard,   10.17.14
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09.03.14
Did you miss in Pandaria? Gold from lost treasures
09.03.14

Did you miss in Pandaria? Gold from lost treasures

Looking to increase your liquid assets before Warlords of Draenor launches? A little treasure hunt...

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07.24.14
Star Trek Online throws bonus dilithium ore weekend
07.24.14

Star Trek Online throws bonus dilithium ore weekend

Live long and mine on! To boldly mine where no one has mined before! The needs of the mine outwei...

By J. Olivetti,   07.24.14
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