Day: July 14, 2021

Greenidge Joins Foundry USA, Deal Gives Bitcoin’s Fifth-Largest Pool 800 Petahash

2021-07-14 By admin

Greenidge Generation Holdings Inc., the mining firm based in Upstate New York, has announced the company has partnered with the Digital Currency Group mining and staking subsidiary Foundry Digital LLC. Furthermore, Greenidge revealed that it has purchased 2,300 Microbt-manufactured Whatsminer M30S mining rigs and also secured financing for 6,000 Bitmain-made Antminer S19 devices. Greenidge Partners […]

Russia To Build RISC-V Processors for Laptops: 8-core, 2 GHz, 12nm, 2025

2021-07-14 By admin

Russian outlet Vedomosti.ru today is reporting that the conglomerate Rostec, a Russian state-backed corporation specializing in investment in technology, has penned a deal with server company Yadro and silicon design company Sintakor to develop RISC-V processors for computers, laptops, and servers. Initial reports are suggesting that Sintakor will develop a powerful enough RISC-V design to […]

South Korean Regulator Analyzing 578 Cryptocurrencies

2021-07-14 By admin

South Korea is deliberating on four crypto-related bills for the regulation of cryptocurrencies. “We are currently doing groundwork by searching for and analyzing data on 578 coins that have various forms,” the chairman of the country’s top financial regulator reportedly said. South Korea Prepares to Regulate Crypto Industry The South Korean National Assembly’s National Policy […]

AMD Threadripper Pro Review: An Upgrade Over Regular Threadripper?

2021-07-14 By admin

Since the launch of AMD’s Threadripper Pro platform, the desire to see what eight channels of memory brings to compute over the regular quad-channel Threadripper has been an intriguing prospect. Threadripper Pro is effectively a faster version of AMD’s EPYC, limited for single CPU workstation use, but also heralds a full 280 W TDP to […]

EVGA Teases an AMD X570 Dark Edition: For Ryzen 5000 Enthusiasts

2021-07-14 By admin

Legendary overclocker Vince “KINGPIN” Lucido, part of EVGA’s in-house design team, posted to his Facebook page an image that has caused a bit of a stir. The post is captioned ‘The red pill’, with an image of the appears to be the rear of an EVGA Dark series motherboard using AMD’s famous Zen logo. This points […]

Shanghai Law Enforcement Officials, Scholars Talk Cryptocurrency

2021-07-14 By admin

Representatives of law enforcement agencies and academia in Shanghai held a seminar devoted to cryptocurrencies, regulations, and the combating of crypto-related crime. Determining “the legal attributes of virtual currency” was among the main topics at the forum which also focused on matters of financial supervision. Prosecutors and Professors Discuss Crypto Oversight in Shanghai Amid an […]