Hardware News

Hardware is a term that is used to describe the physical parts of an information technology product. Hardware includes such things as central and graphic processing units, various types of data storages, sound cards, monitors and so on. Hardware is a crucial part of cryptocurrency mining — Bitcoin mining in particular. The processing power provided by the hardware for mining various cryptocurrencies is a key part of building a new block within a blockchain. Bitcoin mining hardware includes such types as CPU mining, GPU mining, field-programmable gate array (FPGA) mining and application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC) mining. Specifications of a particular mining tool strongly influences the efficiency of the chosen hardware for mining Bitcoins. Hardware is also an important part of the storage of Bitcoin and is used in hardware wallets, ATMs, etc.

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Time for hardware wallet devices to make a difference.
Bitcoin hardware devices need to improve to handle complex transactions
Ting Peng
2020-09-13T20:00:00+01:00
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Kraken’s security division revealed that the entire family of Trezor wallets can be hacked to steal private keys, though the method requires specialized hardwar...
Trezor Wallets Can Be Hacked, Kraken Reveals
Andrey Shevchenko
2020-01-31T17:59:00+00:00
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A blockchain platform and an oracle service provider are leveraging each other’s products to improve their offerings and take the technology mainstream.
Partnership Takes Blockchain ‘One Step Closer to Real-World Adoption’
Connor Blenkinsop
2019-08-27T04:00:00+01:00
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Major global chipmaker Nvidia, popular with cryptocurrency miners, has outstripped analysts’ expectations with its latest set of quarterly financials.
Nvidia Pulls Through Crypto Winter — Quarterly Earnings Rise 16%
Marie Huillet
2019-08-16T12:34:00+01:00
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American payments startup Uphold has announced that it will use Ledger Vault to add more security to its platform.
Payments Startup Uphold to Use Ledger Vault
Helen Partz
2019-05-14T01:55:00+01:00
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EU hardware wallet manufacturer Trezor has responded to a report from its competitor Ledger that described vulnerabilities in Trezor’s devices.
Trezor Responds to Ledger Report on Vulnerabilities in Its Hardware Wallets
Ana Berman
2019-03-12T19:03:00+00:00
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Ledger’s Attack Lab has found five vulnerabilities in hardware wallets of its direct competitor Trezor.
Ledger Discloses Five Reported Vulnerabilities in Two Models of Trezor Hardware Wallets
Ana Berman
2019-03-11T17:34:00+00:00
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Intel has launched a commercial blockchain package based on the Hyperledger Fabric, also using the company’s own hardware.
Intel Launches Commercial Blockchain Package Based on Hyperledger Fabric
Ana Berman
2019-02-13T16:58:00+00:00
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