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cryptocurrencies

The Coinmine One is a box that mines crypto at home

By | amd, Blockchain, celeron, computing, cryptocurrencies, decentralization, Economy, Gadgets, Intel, mining, Monero, TC, Technology

For $799 you can start mining cryptocurrencies in your home, a feat that previously either required a massive box costing thousands of dollars or, if you didn’t actually want to make any money, a Raspberry Pi. The Coinmine One, created by Farbood Nivi, soundly hits the sweet spot between actual mining and experimentation. The box […]

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Bag Week 2018: The Bitcoin Genesis Block backpack will centralize your belongings

By | bag week 2018, Bitcoin, Blockchain, computing, cryptocurrencies, ethereum, Gadgets, TC, Technology, United Kingdom, vitalik buterin

Welcome to Bag Week 2018. Every year your faithful friends at TechCrunch spend an entire week looking at bags. Why? Because bags — often ignored but full of our important electronics — are the outward representations of our techie styles, and we put far too little thought into where we keep our most prized possessions. […]

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Meet the quantum blockchain that works like a time machine

By | Bitcoin, Blockchain, computing, cryptocurrencies, decentralization, Gadgets, information, mining, Startups, TC, Technology

A new – and theoretical – system for blockchain -based data storage could ensure that hackers will not be able to crack cryptocurrencies once the quantum era starts. The idea, proposed by researchers at the Victoria University of Wellington in New Zealand, would secure cryptocurrency futures for decades using a blockchain technology that is like […]

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