Tag Archives: Bitmain

Is Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Losing Value Due to Bitmain’s Alleged Financial Woes?

The crypto community breathed a sigh of relief after the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) hash wars reportedly ended on the 23rd of November. The Hash Wars that had officially started on the 14th of the same month, were due to two factions of the BCH community not agreeing on which upgrade to implement. This then led to a bitter… Read More »

Just Two ASIC Bitcoin Mining Rigs Remain Profitable in Current Markets

Amid the cryptocurrency market crash, even the newest crypto mining machines are struggling to seal profits for their operators, according to real-time data published by mining profitability data site ASICMinerValue.com (AMV) today, Dec. 11. AMV is a site that calculates real-time profitability rates for “ASIC” miners, hardware that uses Application-Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC) chips, tailored to efficiently mine… Read More »

Why a Little-Known Crypto Mining Firm is Suing Bitcoin Cash’s Biggest Backers

Advertisement After reporting on the story that Miami-based UnitedCorp had filed suit against Roger Ver, Jihan Wu, Bitmain, Bitcoin.com, and Kraken exchange, CCN had the opportunity to talk to Lawry Trevor-Deutsch, Vice President of Corporate Affairs, about the motivation for the lawsuit. The first thing that should be disclosed is that UnitedCorp says that it is not acting on… Read More »

Crypto Bear Market Has Even Led $15 Billion Bitmain to Lay Off Employees

The ongoing bear market has begun to take its toll on a number of businesses, as many seek to close up operations, reduce staff, or make other changes that impact their ability to stay afloat. The latest cryptocurrency firm to feel pressure due to continued price decline, is the $15 billion-valued mining giant Bitmain. Bitmain Closes Israeli Dev… Read More »

Bitcoin Mining Giant Bitmain Is Collapsing – And It Only Has Itself To Blame

The Israeli research and development arm of cryptocurrency mining giant Bitmain will close, resulting in the firing of all 23 staff due to market “turmoil.” Glikberg: Bitmain ‘Forced’ To Reevaluate As local media outlet Globes reported December 10, Bitmain, which continues to face financial problems of its own this year, will formally end all activities at its offshoot… Read More »

Bitmain Closes Israel Development Arm Citing Crypto Bear Market

Cryptocurrency mining giant Bitmain is closing down its Israel-based research and development arm. According to a report from financial news source Globes, Bitmaintech Israel, the firm’s R&D center in the city of Ra’anana, is being shuttered due to the general downturn in the crypto markets. All 23 employees, including Bitmain’s vice president for sales and marketing Gadi Glikberg… Read More »

Bitcoin Mining Giant Bitmain Closes Israeli Branch amid Market Woes

Advertisement With the bitcoin price trading more than 80 percent below its all-time high, not even Bitmain, the world’s largest cryptocurrency mining firm and the crypto industry’s most valuable company, has been immune from the slaughter. According to Israeli business publication Globes, the China-based Bitmain has closed Bitmaintech Israel, the development center it set up two years ago… Read More »

Bitmain Bleeds Further As It Shuts Down Company’s Israel Office

2018 has been a year of agony for Bitmain and other crypto miners as cryptocurrency prices crumbled to yearly lows. While the markets still struggle to find a support on the downside, the problem for Bitmain continues to rise. According to the recent reports Bitmain has to shut down its Israeli office as things have turned really sour… Read More »

Bitmain Closes Israeli Blockchain Development Center Citing Crypto Market Conditions

Chinese crypto mining giant Bitmain is closing its development center in Israel and firing local employees, Israeli business news outlet Globes has learned Monday, Dec. 10. Bitmaintech Israel — founded in 2016 to explore the use of blockchain technology, work on the Connect BTC mining pool and develop the infrastructure behind Bitmain’s artificial intelligence (AI) project Sophon —… Read More »

Report: The Biggest Crypto Bears Are Selfish Chinese Miners

Many have been wondering which group represents the majority of crypto bears recently as prices keep plummeting. Those that got into crypto within the last year have likely fled the scene with tails between their legs and burnt fingers. That leaves long term hodlers, institutional investors, and Chinese crypto miners. Chinese Miners Playing the Short Game A report… Read More »