In most cases, bitcoin mining is perfectly legal. In a few countries, however, bitcoin mining, as and use of bitcoin is illegal.
@shanemgrey thanks for posting this, I agree, I suspect it is overclocking causing the problem. I am trying to downclock slowly to see the breaking point. Have to agree, Claymore handles crashes very well, it is very handy to have especially if you can't be monitoring the miner all the time.
About 98.87 lakh tonnes of minerals worth Rs. 204.5 crore were illegally excavated in five districts of Rajasthan between 2011-12 and 2016-17. The mining not only violated rules and regulations but also flouted the Supreme Court's direction to stop degradation of environment in the State’s
Illegal mining is on the rise in South Africa and presents challenges that need to be addressed from a range of perspectives. It takes place both at abandoned mines and at operating mines, with illegal miners often operating under dangerous conditions.
The illegal use of excavators in semi-mechanized mining operations is one of the main causes of deforestation in Chocó. Bram Ebus for Newsweek
Close to 80% of all the gold produced in Colombia comes from illegal miners, according to recent data unveiled by the country’s government. Speaking to Blu Radio (in Spanish) the Comptroller General of the Republic, Edgardo Maya Villazón, said the $2.5 billion illicit mining industry is creating
Jul 26, 2016 · A force of marines and rangers is outnumbered as it tries to protect the area anchored by the Tambopata reserve, one of the most biologically diverse places on earth.
India's status as a major coal importer is starting to wane, and that is having a negative effect on a major supplier: Indonesia.
Data Mining for Terrorists. In the post 9/11 world, there's much focus on connecting the dots. Many believe that data mining is the crystal ball that will enable us to uncover future terrorist plots.
Durga Shakti Nagpal, (born 25 June 1985) is an Indian bureaucrat, civil servant and officer in the Uttar Pradesh cadre of the Indian Administrative Service. She is posted as OSD (Officer on Special Duty) to the Union Agriculture & Farmers Welfare Minister of India.
General What is Bitcoin? Bitcoin is a consensus network that enables a new payment system and a completely digital money. It is the first decentralized peer-to-peer payment network that is powered by its users with no central authority or middlemen.
Thailand Table of Contents. Thailand's mineral reserves had not been well assessed in the 1980s. Mining and quarrying accounted for only a small share of GDP, …
Tin mining began early in the Bronze Age, as bronze is a copper-tin alloy. Tin is a relatively rare element in the Earth’s crust, with approximately 2 ppm (parts …
Uranium mining and radioactive dust in the Karoo could be a far greater and much more immediate threat than fracking for shale gas. By Dr Stefan Cramer.
The mining industry has the potential to disrupt ecosystems and wipe out wildlife populations. Here’s how mining affects the environment and wildlife.
An illegal website called The Pirate Bay has been "borrowing" the computers of internet pirates to mine digital coins as a source of revenue. This development highlights the problem of not only unregulated cryptocurrencies, but cryptocurrency mining as well. The website in question was created to
Workers, including children, labor in harsh and dangerous conditions to meet the world’s soaring demand for cobalt, a mineral essential to powering electric vehicles, laptops, and smartphones, according to an investigation by The Washington Post.
Illegal.Gold Documenting the Illegal Gold Industry UPDATE: On January 16, 2018, the Miami Herald published a series of articles about the illegal gold trade. It is a must read.
Mining access road receives clearance The First Nation of Na-Cho Nyäk Dun and the Yukon government have agreed to allow the construction of a new 65-kilometre access road …
British Raj Exploitation; Era and Approach of exploitation; What are Sacred Groves? Fisheries and exotic species; Mining in Western Ghats; Sand Mafias
Bitcoins are generated by ‘miners’ who devote computing power to solving mathematical puzzles. Whilst users could once mine bitcoins at home, setting up a mining operation nowadays involves a lot …