Cryptocurrency Miners are Making Millions for Doing Absolutely Nothing

The latest issue of Diar points out that Bitcoin miners and other crypto miners have made tens of millions of dollars without processing a single transaction. The major proof-of-work blockchains, Bitcoin, Ether, Litecoin, and Dash, have earned in excess of $ 18 billion. Bitcoin Cash miners have earned just under $ 1 billion since the fork. Zcash miners have actually earned more than Bitcoin Cash miners, and Zcash is one of the most under-utilized networks studied. Bitcoin and Ethereum Process The Most Transactions In total, Bitcoin Cash miners have processed over 3300 empty blocks since August 2017. In total, an average of

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Fortnite Legend Ninja Has Millions of Duplicate Followers: Bombshell Study

Legendary Fortnite player Richard Tyler “Ninja” Blevins has much to celebrate. In 2018, the gamer and wildly popular Twitch streamer told CNN he earned close to $ 10 million.  Other reports indicate that Ninja makes more than $ 500,000 per month in sponsorship and ad revenues stemming from the size of his massive viewer base. But how would Ninja fare if his sponsors knew that his reach was actually millions of fans smaller than they think? Study: Ninja Has 4 Million Duplicate Followers Last week, Mobcrush and CreatorIQ (CIQ) – companies that work to enable monetization options for creators – unveiled this blockbuster

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Mass Adoption is Coming: The Biggest US Automaker Turns to Blockchain to Help Save Millions in Identity Theft

General Motors Financial has partnered with blockchain company Spring Labs to help reduce identity theft. It’s a move that could potentially save the car maker millions of dollars in fraud costs. As CCN previously reported, 95% of carmakers expect to use blockchain technology in the next three years, but General Motors is leading the pack. The partnership will see GM Financial, the finance branch of General Motors, join Spring Labs’ Spring Founding Industry Partners Program. The initiative is designed to advance the role of blockchain in data sharing. This is a huge nod towards real-world adoption of blockchain technology. Very

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WeWork CEO Profits in Millions as ‘Landlord’ from $47 Billion Startup: Report

According to a report by the Wall Street Journal , co-working service provider WeWork Co. has reportedly been renting spaces in buildings owned by its CEO Adam Neumann. The report noted that the arrangement has already seen the company owner net millions of dollars. The company model employed by WeWork involves getting office space leases and … Continued

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