Chip giant Intel received a patent for energy-efficient Bitcoin mining on 27 November. According to the company, this will reduce electricity costs and the size of the chips by up to 15 percent. After Intel had already filed an application for a patent to optimize Bitcoin mining in March of this year, the company can … Read moreIntel: Green light for Bitcoin mining patent
How many blockchain start-ups are there in Germany? In which cities and regions does the crypto scene pulsate? And how many people work in this young industry? We get to the bottom of these questions in our study on the Blockchain ecosystem in Germany. We interviewed over 100 Blockchain start-ups and evaluated the answers. Find … Read moreBTC-ECHO Study: Where does the German Blockchain Ecosystem stand?
The Bancor Exchange platform fell victim to a hacker attack on July 9. A total of 23.5 million US dollars were stolen by the thieves in various crypto currencies. Some of the stolen tokens have already been frozen. On the morning of July 9, Bancor published its first statement. After they closed their Bitcoin loophole … Read moreExchange Bancor loses 13.5 million US dollars in hacker attack
With SAMPL, value chains in the area of additive manufacturing are to be secured against counterfeiting. Blockchain meets additive manufacturing – does it fit together and is it just a combination of buzzwords? Our colleague Maximilian Kops briefly presented this project in his report on distributors. This idea is to be deepened here a little … Read moreSAMPL – safe 3D printing on the blockchain
After the share price reached its all-time high of EUR 1,144.74 (USD 1,209.02), the price entered a bearish triangle pattern and now stands at EUR 1,098 (USD 1,159.65). Summary: The price remained stable above the EMA100 at around EUR 991 (USD 1,048) at the beginning of the week. On February 20, the price rose above … Read moreBTC price analysis – What’s the next step after the all-time high?