After a career as a public servant, Katrina Donaghy was inspired by the possibilities of blockchain to ameliorate at least some facets of the bureaucracy.
Melbourne’s Blockchain Centre, a hub for blockchain tech and cryptocurrency startups, has launched incubator program Block Engine.
The higher the value of Bitcoin the more energy people will use in order to compete for it during the mining process.
At the start of the month, Australian startup Payonix Technologies launched the sales of the first high-performance, easy-to-use Bitcoin mining hardware. The company’s in-house designed ONIX Series ASIC mining rigs have been pre-sold out – a strong indicator that cryptocurrency is well on its way to becoming mainstream.