Bitcoin Mining Uses More Electricity than the Entire Country of Argentina

Cambridge University suggests bitcoin mining now consumes more electricity than the entire country of Argentina, following the results of an energy tracker.    The digital cryptocurrency exists entirely online and has no physical form or association with a real-life bank. Bitcoin is obtained through mining. Bitcoin mining uses powerful computer components, in particular graphics cards, […]

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Bitcoin Mining Uses More Electricity than the Entire Country of Argentina

Cambridge University suggests bitcoin mining now consumes more electricity than the entire country of Argentina, following the results of an energy tracker.    The digital cryptocurrency exists entirely online and has no physical form or association with a real-life bank. Bitcoin is obtained through mining. Bitcoin mining uses powerful computer components, in particular graphics cards, […]

Tim Cook Urged Mark Zuckerberg to Delete User Data From 3rd-Party Apps in a Private Meeting in 2019

The New York Times reports that Apple CEO Tim Cook urged Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg to delete user information collected through third-party apps at a private meeting in 2019.    The meeting came when Facebook was embroiled in the Cambridge Analytica scandal. Facebook was under intense scrutiny for sharing information of over 50 […]

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