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College Student Reveals How He Mines Bitcoins in His Dorm ...
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If you aren't familiar with the Raspberry Pi, it's the world's cheapest production computer and it's about the size of a deck of cards- a perfect, cheap, extra brain to manage your mining 24/7. The most expensive components of the rig are the block erupters. Simply put, as Geoffrey explained, block erupters are "computer chips specialized to do one thing and one thing...
Rare Photos Reveal Life Inside China's Largest Bitcoin Mines
Editor's Note: The Bitcoin industry exists in a legal gray zone in China, and the miners in this story, concerned about attention from the government, asked not to have their full names or the names of the villages where their mines are located mentioned in this story.
Sichuan Province is home to one of China's largest bitcoin mines, where mining machines are used to produce...