Cryptocurrency Miners Turn to Exotic Cooling Systems as Competition Heats Up

Amid Singapore’s humid equatorial heat, a group of researchers and faculty at the island’s main technical education institute are sweating over an unconventional cooling solution – for litecoin miners. The institute, known more for strait-laced vocational courses, has partnered with litecoin startup CloudMining.sg to develop a liquid immersion cooling system for the firm’s miners, in…

BitOcean Releases Two-Way Kiosks to Compete with Bitcoin ATM Market Leaders

BitOcean Technology Development Co, Ltd has released Chinese-developed and -made bitcoin ATMs with a feature list designed to compete with popular existing products. The new machines – the second generation developed by the Beijing-based company – are two-way kiosks, meaning they enable users to buy and sell bitcoins, with multi-currency support and compliance capabilities to…