Handshake's team patched an inflation bug this week using a soft fork which it coordinated exclusively with miners.
Jon Peddie Research has cited two reasons it believes high-end GPUs aren't worth the investment for ether miners.
For months, privacy-conscious web surfers used Tor mode in Brave, not realizing they'd been leaving behind a trail of their online activity.
Hundreds of latest-model laptops, highly sought after by the gaming community, have been spotted in China being used to mine cryptocurrency.
Lygon, a joint venture between several banks and IBM, said its blockchain technology can be ported to other types of payment guarantees.
Google going down was a jarring reminder of the hidden costs of the easy-to-use, centralized systems that permeate the web.