Several cryptocurrency mining projects – particularly those devoted to extracting new Ethereum tokens – have been pulled away from their mining duties and been made to turn their attention towards coronavirus research.
Ethereum Mining Rigs Are Helping to Battle the Coronavirus
The coronavirus was recently declared a global pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO). As many as 245,000 people have been infected with the virus at the time of writing, while more than 11,000 deaths across the globe have been recorded.
Recently, world leaders such as President Donald Trump in the United States have declared a national emergency, while the governors of both California and New York have issued “stay at home” orders, asking that residents stay within their domiciles and limit their outdoor activities with others to stop the virus’ spread.
At this time, it seems like people need all the help they can get, and research regarding how to combat the virus is at an all-time high, but how, exactly, can crypto mining rigs help to get this done? Read More...