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Inside the Extremely Hot Business of Bitcoin Mining in Big Spring

09-17-2021
A Minnesota company is hunting for cryptocurrency on the eastern edge of the Permian Basin—with plans for a big expansion...

Bitcoin's hashrate has recovered by 50% since June crash

09-11-2021
Bitcoin’s seven-day moving average hashrate has steadily recovered to the midpoint between its all-time-high and recent lows.

Crypto’s Slow Motion Gold Rush

09-11-2021
After China’s ban, crypto mining profits are up, but getting in on the action is proving tricky.

Bitcoin Hashrate Rebounds After China's Mining Operations Were Shut Down

08-26-2021
Bitcoin’s hashrate is rising to meet the peak set when China’s mining operations were allowed to operate.

Bitcoin Mining Difficulty Rises, Extending Recovery After China Crackdown

08-26-2021
The Bitcoin blockchain’s mining difficulty increased by 13%, but industry experts say operators are still looking at fat profits ahead.

Cryptocurrency Companies Are Leaving China in ‘Great Mining Migration’

08-24-2021
Miners face high costs, other hurdles in removing their machines after Chinese crackdown.

Banished Chinese Bitcoin Miners Look to the West, and Far Beyond

08-03-2021
China’s crackdown on crypto mining has sent local miners on a global hunt for places to host their machines. Despite...

101 Top Minnesota Information Technology Companies and Startups of 2021

07-22-2021
Compute North was named one of the top Minnesota Information Technology companies of 2021.

Got an Old Power Plant Lying Around? Crypto Miners Are Buying Them Up

07-13-2021
They’ll take denim mills, airplane hangars, and aluminum smelters, too.

Bitcoin Miners Navigate Extreme World of Crypto Power-Hunting

07-13-2021
A crypto crackdown sent them in search of cheaper, greener power sources.

Why China’s Ban on Crypto Mining Is More Serious Than Before

07-09-2021
In recent weeks, China has come down hard on crypto mining by shuttering operations across at least five provinces or regions that...

Bitcoin Mining With Stranded Energy

07-07-2021
With energy consumption at the forefront of the crypto community, Quicktake looks at how one company is using stranded energy...

Analysis: Limited capacity, difficult logistics to slow Chinese bitcoin miners' global shift

07-07-2021
Large bitcoin miners fleeing China to escape a state crackdown will take many months to start operating again, as data...

Bitcoin mining consumed 56% green energy in June quarter: Report

07-06-2021
The cryptocurrency mining industry and watchdogs seem to have taken notice and are attempting to fix things.

Market Wrap: Bitcoin Declines Into the Weekend, as Volatile Month Continues

06-30-2021
The technical charts suggest further downside is likely as sellers react to extreme overbought conditions since March.

Crypto Mining Ban in China Paving the Way for Greener Alternatives

05-24-2021
Many renewable energy farms are moving to North America.

Marathon Digital Holdings Announces Binding Letter of Intent with Compute North to Host 300-Megawatts of Bitcoin Mining at New Data Center

05-24-2021
New Data Center to House Approximately 73,000 of Marathon’s Bitcoin Miners, Transitioning the Company’s Mining Operations to 70% Carbon Neutral

The Greening of Cryptocurrency: Early Players in Sustainable Blockchain

05-21-2021
Blockchain colocation specialist Compute North recently entered into demand response programs with its energy suppliers, allowing its use of grid...

Key Takeaways: Decoding the Future Value of Behind-the-Meter Load for Cryptocurrency and Computing: A Conversation with Compute North Executives

05-11-2021
McDermott Will & Emery partners Ed Zaelke and Chris Gladbach hosted P.J. Lee, Dave Perrill and Jeff Jackson of Compute...

New Compute North CTO to Drive Next Phase of Crypto Mining Solutions

05-07-2021
Compute North is beginning its next phase of digital infrastructure solutions and crypto mining with a new Chief Technology Officer.

Compute North Leans in on Technology Innovation with New CTO to Expand Digital Infrastructure Focused on High Performance Computing and Cryptocurrency Mining

05-04-2021
Next generation computing infrastructure company continues to invest in forward looking innovations with addition of new CTO, Nelu Mihai. EDEN...

How Texas is Becoming a Mecca for Bitcoin Miners

05-04-2021
Access to unique power sources and friendly regulations are driving bitcoin mining companies to set up shop in Texas. Learn...

Bit Digital, Compute North Partner to Drive Sustainable Bitcoin Mining

04-28-2021
Bit Digital, one of the largest bitcoin mining companies in North America by hash rate, is expanding its operations by...

Bit Digital Expands North American Footprint with New 40MW Agreement with Compute North

04-21-2021
Leading the way with sustainable cryptocurrency mining. EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., April 21, 2021 – Compute North and Bit Digital, Inc....

Compute North Joins Cudos as Data Centre Validator

04-16-2021
Compute North is the latest company to partner up with Cudos.

Minnesota firms have raised $287M in venture capital this year

04-14-2021
Eden Prairie-based Compute North raised $25 million to fund its operations for managing sites for companies in the blockchain cryptocurrency...

Top 5 Cryptocurrency Mining Hardware for 2021

04-02-2021
Identifying and securing the right mining hardware in 2021 is critical, but there’s new hardware on the market that holds...

Profile of a Founder- Dave Perrill of Compute North

03-25-2021
An Exclusive Tech Tribune Q&A with Dave Perrill (Co-founder and CEO) of Compute North.

Integrated Ventures Signs 3 Year Colocation Agreement With Compute North to Secure Power Capacity and Reduce Operational Costs

03-10-2021
Integrated Ventures, Inc., is pleased to confirm the execution of a 3-year colocation and hosting contract for cryptocurrency mining services...

2021 Best Tech Startups in Minnesota

03-09-2021
Compute North is named as one of the best tech startups in Minnesota.

Kearney Data Center Tripling its Computing Power

03-03-2021
Attracting more customers means giving them the computing power they need at competitive costs.

Compute North CEO Dave Perrill Sits Down With E-Crypto News

02-25-2021
Compute North, one of the world’s leading cryptocurrency mining data center operators recently concluded a funding round.

Bit Digital Expands Its North American Hosted Mining Partnership

02-23-2021
Nasdaq-listed bitcoin mining company Bit Digital (BTBT) announced plans to expand its North American-hosted mining presence through its partnership with...

Compute North Starts Major Expansion at Nebraska Data Center to Meet High Customer Demand

02-23-2021
As interest in the digital asset space increases, the 100MW facility now has the capacity to support new deals with...

Compute North Announces $25M in Growth Capital Funding

02-11-2021
Company is on track to grow the team, expand operations and accelerate new projects. EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. – February 11,...

Compute North Announces Partnership with Luxor to Launch Mining Pool to Enhance Full-Stack Mining Solution

01-20-2021
Compute North, an industry leader in high-powered, large-scale data infrastructure for blockchain and high-performance computing, today announced a successful partnership...

Compute North and Foundry Partner to Provide 47 MW of Ready-to-Mine Bitcoin Mining Power to Institutional Investors

01-13-2021
The partnership will create a turn-key solution where investors can finance, procure and co-locate the latest generation of bitcoin mining...

Compute North Announces Appointment of Tom Kieffer to Board of Directors

12-07-2020
Kieffer Brings Years of Leading Edge Information Technology Experience To Foster Growth in HPC Infrastructure. EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. – December...

Compute North Expands Team with New VP of Sales and Director of Engineering

11-09-2020
Minneapolis, Minnesota – November 11, 2020 — Compute North, an industry leader in high-powered, large-scale data infrastructure, today announced the...

How to Remain Profitable Through the Halving of Zcash

08-12-2020
Dave Perrill of Compute North takes a closer look at the upcoming Zcash halving; what it will mean for the...

Compute North Announces Appointment of Jose Lima to Board of Directors

06-25-2020
With deep expertise in energy and technology, Mr. Lima is an excellent addition to the Board as the company is...

Lancium and MP2 Energy Achieve Controllable Load Resource Designation at the Compute North Data Center in Big Spring, Texas

06-24-2020
First of Its Kind Controllable Load-Only Resource Designated by ERCOT Drives Down Customer Energy Costs – Lancium And MP2 Energy...

Bitcoin’s 'Halving' Is Coming Even Sooner Than You Realize

05-14-2020
The earlier arrival of the once-every-four-years event, which has engendered an almost cult-like obsession among some cryptocurrency bulls, is the...

Compute North Facilitates Purchase of 660 Bitmain Antminer S19 Pro ASIC Miners for Marathon Patent Group

05-14-2020
Expanding bitcoin mining operations and diversifying their hardware portfolio, these new miners are expected to generate 73 PH/s (petahash) of...

Compute North Facilitates Purchase of 700 Next Generation M30S+ ASIC Miners for Marathon Patent Group

05-14-2020
Upgrading their hardware portfolio, these new miners are expected to generate 56 PH/s (petahash) of hashing power, equal to 117%...

Compute North Launches MinerSentry and Managed Hosting Services to Optimize Hashrate and Uptime for Large-Scale Mining Operations

03-23-2020
The Combined Power of Skilled Onsite Technicians and Proprietary Software Fuel New Managed Services Offering for ASIC Miners Minneapolis, Minnesota...

Are Miners Prepared for the Halving of Bitcoin?

02-24-2020
To understand all the factors at play, it’s important to review what makes mining profitable in the first place.

Rural America an Ideal Fit for Data Centers

02-21-2020
Compute North is targeting small towns for TIER 0™ data center development as demand for high-performance compute applications.

Bitcoin in the Wilderness

02-19-2020
On a Canadian oil field, natural gas with nowhere to go powers a bitcoin-mining operation…

How Crypto Mining and Data Centers Are Bringing Business Back To Rural America

02-19-2020
State-of-the art data centers, designed specifically for the needs of high-performance computing, are being developed throughout the U.S. – and...

Compute North Launches 100 Megawatt High-Performance Computing Campus in Nebraska

11-25-2019
The Kearney, NE site will support large-scale data operations to serve as a critical location for expanding upon blockchain and...

Compute North Launches 100 Megawatt High-Performance Computing Campus in Nebraska

11-21-2019
This data center facility is Compute North’s third site, along with others in Texas and South Dakota, and is its...

Marathon Patent Group Begins Deployment of 6,000 S-9 Bitmain Antminers and Relocates Miners from the Company's Granby Location

10-25-2019
The Company selected Compute North because of its strategically located facilities which provide lower-cost renewable energy with a high level...

Compute North Selects Kearney’s Tech oNE Crossing Technology Park

07-09-2019
Compute North, an industry leader in high-powered large-scale data infrastructure, selected Kearney, Nebraska as a critical location to expand their...

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