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Nvidia appears to be expanding its interest in blockchain. CoinDesk has learned the graphics card producer, which saw a headlines-grabbing business boost from crypto mining demand last year, is now working with a startup called Ubex to develop a smart online marketing platform that uses blockchain and artificial intelligence. Abhinav Agrawal, a spokesperson for the startup, …

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ASRock is planning to sell four graphics cards (GPU) specifically geared for cryptocurrency mining. The company unveiled its Phantom Gaming Series last week, based on AMD’s RX series. An ASRock America employee confirmed to CoinDesk that four of the cards – all of which are versions of the RX570 series – are “for mining only.” A …

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Nvidia must increase its production of graphics processing units (GPUs) to address a shortage caused by cryptocurrency miners, said the company’s chief executive on Monday. The California-based company’s GPUs are highly sought after by both gamers and crypto miners due to their parallel processing power – and the surge in crypto mining has made it …

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A drop in demand for graphics cards (GPUs) by the world’s cryptocurrency miners could ‘materially’ impact AMD’s chip business, the company disclosed this week. In its most recent 10-K annual filing, AMD – one of several firms to ride the recent wave of demand for GPUs (which are needed for the energy-intensive mining process) – …

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A drop in demand for graphics cards (GPUs) by the world’s cryptocurrency miners could ‘materially’ impact AMD’s chip business, the company disclosed this week. In its most recent 10-K annual filing, AMD – one of several firms to ride the recent wave of demand for GPUs (which are needed for the energy-intensive mining process) – …

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Chinese mining hardware giant Bitmain has reportedly made higher profits in 2017 than long time American graphics processing unit (GPU) manufacturer Nvidia, CNBC reported Feb. 23. CNBC writes that according to a report published Feb. 21 from investment research company Bernstein, the four-year-old Bitmain reportedly made between $3 and $4 billion in operating profit in …

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“Crypto is a real thing — it’s not going to go away.” So says Jen-Hsun Huang, chief executive of graphics card maker Nvidia, which yesterday posted its fourth-quarter results for 2017. The company said on an earnings call Thursday that demand from cryptocurrency miners for its product beat expectations but that overall, that market segment …

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Fourth-quarter demand from cryptocurrency miners for GPU maker Nvidia’s products was bigger than anticipated, the company’s chief financial officer said on an earnings call today. “Strong demand in the cryptocurrency market exceeded our expectations,” CFO Colette Kress said, issuing the remarks as the company unveiled its fourth-quarter earnings for 2017. The company banked $2.91 billion in …

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GPU maker Nvidia has tweaked its software license agreement to limit the use of its products by data centers – unless they’re mining cryptocurrencies. An update to the company’s license agreement emphasizes that the drivers which allow computers to work with the GeForce or Titan chips cannot be used in data centers unless they are …

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While Bitcoin and various altcoins enjoyed a record-breaking 2017, chipmakers like Nvidia also benefited from the crypto boom. The graphics card manufacturer was the top performer on the S&P 500 in the chip manufacturer category, Overall, Nvidia’s share price saw a 100% rise in 2017 – and Goldman Sachs believes that growth will bubble continue …

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Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Ethereum price hikes are pushing the value of Nvidia, according to analyst Mitch Steeves of RBC Capital. Steeves claims higher Ethereum prices will increase the use of Nvidia GPUs for mining. On Monday, Nvdia shares were up by $1.67, or 0.8%, at …

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A record-breaking fortnight for Bitcoin seems to have been a boon for GPU manufacturers as we enter a new week. Rivals Nvidia and AMD have had differing successes on the stock market in recent months, with the former enjoying far more success. A $2,000 rise in value for Bitcoin in as many weeks has seen Nvidia enjoy …

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Prices increases in ethereum, monero and other cryptocurrencies could spark a sales boost for makers of graphics cards (GPUs), according to one Wall Street analyst who covers the market. In a research note to clients over the weekend, Mitch Steves of RBC Capital Markets argued that recent double-digit percentage increases in prices for some cryptocurrencies …

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As the world gears up for 24 hours of Black Friday madness, hobby miners would do well to take advantage of specials on the top GPUs on the market. 2017 has been a whirlwind year not only for cryptocurrencies but chipmakers like Nvidia and AMD. Both GPU manufacturers saw their stocks rise to new heights …

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An analyst for Morgan Stanley is predicting that the sale of graphics cards (GPUs) for cryptocurrency mining will fall next year, signifying a potential hurdle for sellers like AMD. Joseph Moore, according to coverage from Barron’s and Benzinga, suggested in a new report published this week that a mixture of network upgrades – including a …

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Chip maker Nvidia said this week that it will remain “nimble” in its approach to cryptocurrencies, even as it reports a quarter-over-quarter decline in revenue for related products. The company released its third-quarter results on Nov. 9. Among the notable data points, per Bloomberg: revenue for cryptocurrency mining-related products came in at $70 million, a …

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