• Which states are hottest?

    A struggle is brewing amongst states to draw bitcoin miners, and new knowledge reveals that an entire lot of them are headed to New York, Kentucky, Georgia, and Texas.

    Throughout the U.S., 19.9% of bitcoin’s hashrate – that’s, the collective computing energy of miners – is in New York, 18.7% in Kentucky, 17.3% is in Georgia, and 14% in Texas, in accordance with Foundry USA, which is the most important mining pool in North America and the fifth-largest globally.

    A mining pool lets a single miner mix its hashing energy with hundreds of different