Bitcoin mining is forcing me to go solar power. I just installed solar panels to run my miners during the day. Not only does my house get heated but I cut the mining cost by 75%. Why? It’s not just the cheapest form of energy, but I get rid of the grid-transfer cost and tax (=75%!)

Bitcoin mining is forcing me to go solar power. I just installed solar panels to run my miners during the day. Not only does my house get heated but I cut the mining cost by 75%. Why? It's not just the cheapest form of energy, but I get rid of the grid-transfer cost and tax (=75%!) submitted by /u/candese
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Elon Musk ‘Certain’ Tesla Cars Will Feature ‘Full Self-Driving This Year’. No Power Naps Until 2020 Though

Tesla expects its driverless car technology to be fully ready before the end of 2019. This was revealed by the electric carmaker’s co-founder and CEO, Elon Musk, in a podcast with ARK Invest. Musk said: I think we will be feature complete — full self-driving — this year. Meaning the car will be able to find you in a parking lot, pick you up and take you all the way to your destination without an intervention, this year. I would say I am of certain of that. That is not a question mark. Want to Snooze as Your Car Drives

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NiceHash to Smaller Cryptocurrency Miners : If You Can’t Beat 51% Attackers Who Lease Our Hash Power, Join Them

‣Reddit user says a single wallet on NiceHash controls 51%+ of the hashrate of Dash ‣NiceHash responds: Lease more hash power from us to shore up against a 51% attack ‣You could also shore up with used ASIC miners for a bargain discount these days ‣NiceHash could make it impossible for hashrate buyers to coordinate an attack ‣Or, you could be the next one to join the bank run on your small alt coin and hodl btc Earlier in January on reddit.com/r/Cryptocurrency, a user by the name of /u/Flenst pointed out that Slovenian hash power broker NiceHash is powering over

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Why Low Mortgage Rates Could Help Power the Next Bitcoin Bull Run

The Wall Street Journal reports that banks will recast mortgage loans. Thanks to Federal Reserve policy changes, it’s currently cheaper for banks to get loans than it has been for a while. The other effect of a reduced LIBOR rate seems to be lower mortgage rates. Rates have been declining for decades. Depending on when you opened a new mortgage in 2018, it would have been among the lowest rates historically available. More Disposable Income = Growing Economy/Retail Investment While there isn’t a direct correlation between mortgage rates and the overall stock market, the fixed cost of mortgages is money

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