An AMA on the Future of Blockchain and Cryptocurrency: With IBM Blockchain’s Jesse Lund

An AMA on the Future of Blockchain and Cryptocurrency: With IBM … | Bitcoin Magazine <img src=”https://d5nxst8fruw4z.cloudfront.net/atrk.gif?account=qmvEl1aAFUE06C” style=”display:none” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=”” /> NOW READING: An AMA on the Future of Blockchain and Cryptocurrency: With IBM Blockchain’s Jesse Lund OPINION by Bitcoin Magazine An AMA on the Future of Blockchain and Cryptocurrency: With George Tung of…

Bitmain Releases Overt AsicBoost Firmware for Antminer S9

Bitmain has finally released its firmware for the popular Antminer S9 to enable what is called “overt AsicBoost.” In a recent blog post, Bitmain explains their rationale for the firmware release, citing that they originally “decided against activating this mathematical function in mining hardware” due to the “uncertainty surrounding the use of AsicBoost.” Bitmain previously…