Australian Scammers Charge "Taxes" From BTC Holders

According to Assistant Commissioner of the Australian Tax Office, damage from the actions of scammers to date is around $ 50,000 in the cryptocurrency
13 March 2018   1247

The Australian Tax Office issued a warning for residents of the country, in which it reported on persons posing as employees of the agency and demanding payment of tax debts in bitcoins and other crypto-currencies. This is reported by news. com. au.

According to Assistant Commissioner of the Office Kath Anderson, the fraud is not wide-ranging. According to their estimates, the damage from the actions of scammers to date is about $ 50,000 in the cryptocurrency.

Scammers contact the victims by phone, SMS or email and ask them to pay through one of the bitcoins-terminals, the number of which in Australia has recently increased significantly.

Email Scam
Email Scam

At the same time, tax officials urge citizens not to forget on time to make payments to the state treasury in accordance with the requirements of the law.

Giant Mining Solar Powered Farm to Created in California

Plouton Mining will allocate solar panels on 49 acres and it's planned they should generate about 10-13 megawatts per day, working for an average of 12 hours
26 June 2019   54

Plouton Mining, a subsidiary of Plouton Group Holding, intends to open the largest Bitcoin farm in North America for mining, whose operations will be provided by solar energy. To this end, the firm chose a territory in the western part of the Mojave Desert, California.

Plouton Mining will place solar panels on 49 acres: they should generate about 10-13 megawatts per day, working for an average of 12 hours. The company stressed that Western Mojave receives sunlight for 70% of the year.

The company will also sign the necessary contracts with local electricity suppliers in order to operate the farm in the absence of solar radiation.

Meanwhile, the bitcoin hashrate has again updated the historical maximum at 66.666 EX / s.