December 21, 2013, 1:42 pm Into the Bitcoin Mines By NATHANIEL POPPER On the flat lava plain of Reykjanesbaer, Iceland, near the Arctic Circle, you can find the mines of Bitcoin. To get there, you pass through a fortified gate and enter a featureless yellow building. After checking in with a guard behind bulletproof glass, you face four more security checkpoints, including a so-called man trap ... Icelandic information technology service Advania has confirmed with their security footage that the police have apprehended the right two men for the three burglaries at data centers in Iceland last December and January, local news outlet Visir reported Feb. 21.. Visir had earlier reported that there were three burglaries in total, from a period of Dec. 5, 2017 to Jan. 16., 2018, and that 600 ... The installation at Reykjanesbaer, Iceland, near the Arctic Circle, is actually ideal for a massive Bitcoin mining operation, with its reliance on cheap geothermal and hydroelectric energy. And then there’s the much-needed natural blasts of Arctic air that runs through vents from the floor to cool 100 noisy computers, each worth about $20,000 in the extremely hot and current market for ... INTO THE BITCOIN MINES On the flat lava plain of Reykjanesbaer, Iceland, near the Arctic Circle, you can find the Bitcoin mines, Nathaniel Popper reports in DealBook.There, more than 100 whirring silver computers, each in a locked cabinet and each cooled by blasts of Arctic air, are the laborers of the virtual mines where Bitcoins are unearthed. About 600 computer servers used to mine bitcoin were stolen in Iceland in a series of large-scale robberies in December and January, according to police.. The servers were taken from data centres ...
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