Bitcoin miner


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Bitcoin miner

A supercomputer or computer cluster in the Bitcoin network that adds transactions to the blockchain. For details, see Bitcoin mining.
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In the very early Bitcoin system, a successful bitcoin miner was rewarded with 50 bitcoins for each block validated.
18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CoinTerra , the market leader in Bitcoin mining solutions today announced their next generation Bitcoin Miner - the AIRE Miner(TM).
On Butterfly Labs' website, a Bitcoin miner with a processing speed of 50 GHz is priced at $2,499.
18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- CoinTerra , the market leader in Bitcoin mining solutions today announced their next generation Bitcoin Miner - the AIRE Miner(TM).
With an unbeatable price-per-gigahash for the highest performance standalone Bitcoin miner, the TerraMiner is the best value-for-money Bitcoin mining proposition on sale today.
A partnership led by Chris McAlary, a bitcoin trader and former bitcoin miner, and his Pomona College roommate and Las Vegas native, Joshua Schlachter Esq.
Building on the phenomenal success of the TerraMiner(TM), the highest performance Bitcoin miner ever released, CoinTerra has now announced their second product with the introduction of the GSX I PCIe Card Bitcoin miner.
Silbert has just invested $400,000 in HashPlex, another bitcoin miner.
28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CoinTerra (TM), the high performance and value leader in ASIC Bitcoin mining hardware announced today that they have started delivering their eagerly-anticipated TerraMiner(TM) IV professional Bitcoin miner - the first to market which breaks the one terahash barrier.
5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Stockholm, Sweden's KnCMiner AB, the stratospheric Bitcoin mining start-up that gained huge recognition earlier this week for producing the world's first 28nm Bitcoin miner, and believed to be the world's fastest 28nm concept to silicon ever made, will be debuting the first public outing of their flagship Bitcoin ASIC Mining machine; Jupiter, this weekend, 5th October, at the Crypto-Currency Con 2013 in Atlanta.
These issues are serious enough on their own, but add this to the fact that anyone can be a Bitcoin miner and trader - not just someone with an economics degree - and it's no surprise the market has been so unstable.
Previously announced as the first 2 TH/s professional Bitcoin miner, CoinTerra has announced a major price reduction for the TerraMiner IV to an astonishing $5999 for January delivery to customers.