Gitcoin Deactivates Grant for Farsi Speaking Communities Due to U.S. Sanctions

Gitcoin is an organization that promotes open source software and other innovations around Ethereum blockchain using grants. deactivated the grant due to legal issues regarding U.S. sanctions against other countries. The grant, entitled ‘Free Smart Contract Development course for Farsi-speaking Communities’, was intended to make...

Bitcoin mining company buys Pennsylvania power plant to meet electricity needs

What’s the matter? Despite concerns about Bitcoin mining’s enormous power demands and environmental impacts, crypto mining companies continue to innovate solutions to power problems. Pennsylvania’s Scrubgrass power station was recently bought by a holding company. The plant produces enough power to support 1,800 Bitcoin...