A staff at a nuclear research center in the closed town of Sarov in Russia was fined for unlawfully mining Bitcoin (BTC).
The Iranian government is considering a proposal to register digital currency miners on a year-to-year basis.
Crypto mining mogul Bitmain is introducing two new models for its Antminer range of bitcoin mining gadgets, one of which is its most powerful yet.
Security software provider Kaspersky has distinguished a type of cryptomining malware that has taken root in numerous sites where pirated textbooks are transferred and downloaded.
Ukraine's top law-enforcement and counterintelligence office discovered crypto mining hardware on location at a nuclear power plant.
Authorities in Malaysia have busted a few Bitcoin mining offices after finding that they were siphoning power at no cost.
Far-East Trading and Industrial Company, an importer of cryptocurrency mining equipment, is being examined by law enforcement officials in Russia.
Iranian provincial police have captured a person sneaking in cryptocurrency mining machines.
Eastern China police busted a bitcoin mining operation after an unusual increase in local electricity usage.
Iranian central banker Abdol Nasser Hemmati announced that the government is planning to authorize crypto mining.
Italian photographer Claudio Cerasoli visited Alpine Tech's headquarters in Gondo last year to document the convergence between the town's old mining history and the company's digital mining operations.
Chinese crypto miners have reportedly reached out to Iranian authorities for permission to setup crypto mining operations in the country.
The Iranian government has seized over 1,000 Bitcoin mining devices from two factories.
News outfit Radio Free Europe has reported the seizure of roughly 1,000 bitcoin mining machines from two abandoned factories in Iran.
Coinmine, an entry-level crypto mining rig for hobbyists, now offers its users the option to be paid in bitcoin.