Dash Enters Dozens of Partnerships in January

Dash cryptocurrency enters more and more crucial partnerships and integrations expanding its market and providing services in different fields in various countries
06 February 2018   774

Dash is a cryptocurrency which is mainly used to make instant payments online or in-store using secure open-source platform hosted by thousands of users around the world.

It seems like January was quite a successful month for Dash cryptocurrency, as it has made lots of new partnerships and integrations with major crypto exchanges, companies, banks, and other organizations.

  • Exchanges BitINKA and Bitcoin.vn added Dash, growing purchase options for Dash in Latin America and Vietnam
  • Bitnovo added Dash to its platform, enabling its purchase online for bank transfer or credit card around Spain
  • GoCoin, Piiko, and Strike Social added Dash, bringing integration to such businesses as real estate, mobile topups, social media marketing, movie tickets
  • The US Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory announced a partnership with BlockCypher to enable Dash payments for trading excess electricity
  • Mercury Cash added Dash for purchase with debit card and bank transfer
  • MorphToken added it to its instant exchange platform
  • Bravo Pawn Systems announced a Dash integration into its platform
  • WebMoney added Dash-linked notes to its settlement exchange

Moreover, Neptune Dash company went public on the Toronto Stock Exchange’s TSX-Venture exchange, Dash donated $350,000 to a blockchain research laboratory at Arizona State University, and the Dash Squad group conducted a successful range of activities in Nigeria, adding over 800 new Dash wallets. 

At the moment of press, these are main market parameters of Dash:

Average price: $384,09
Marketcap: $3 021 872 013
24h volume: $86 557 300

Bitmain to Represent New Devices

Antminer S9 Hydro has a water colling system and new R1 miners can act as Wi-Fi hotspot
29 August 2018   644

The Chinese manufacturer of mining equipment Bitmain officially introduced Antminer S9 Hydro - a new device for mining bitcoin, the main feature of which is the water cooling system.

Antminer S9 Hydro
Antminer S9 Hydro 

According to the company, this is the first such miner in the world. The performance of Antminer S9 Hydro is 18 terahash per second, and the device itself has a much lower noise level and improved power consumption - 1728 watts, which is comparable to home appliances. The Hydro-Hex cooling system can also be used for space heating.

The declared price of the device on the manufacturer's website is $ 780.

Another novelty of the company is the "antrouters" of the R1 series, designed for mining Dash (R1-DASH) and Siacoin (R1-SIA).

Antrouter R1-DASH
Antrouter R1-DASH

In addition to the production of cryptocurrency, new devices worth $ 30 can also act as Wi-Fi routers.