Life Inside a Secret Chinese Bitcoin Mine

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In October of last year Motherboard gained access to a massive, secretive Bitcoin mine housed within a repurposed factory in the Liaoning Province in rural northeast China.

This is the infrastructure that keeps the digital currency’s decentralized network up and running, and its operators are profiting big time.

The mine we visited is just one of six sites owned by a secretive group of four people, part of a colossal mining operation that, as of our visit, cumulatively generated 4,050 bitcoins a month, equivalent to a monthly gross of $1.5 million.

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  • Sodikin Aja

    Silahkan yang mau mining btc klik link disini https://btcpool.io/439959 , dijamin legit.

  • Khadidja Tira

    https://www.earnbitcoin.tv/?a=8935707

  • jason millan

    xrp is the future it takes bitcoin hours for a payment to settle while It only takes 4 seconds for xrp

  • Benyamin R

    http://yon.ir/btcarzme

  • Dv

    i know and understand how complicated it is but i sugest that they change the cooling system to Liquid Cooling,because sometimes air is causing to much dust in the fans

  • Luca Toscani

    love this stuff, don't give a shit what the governments or ecologists say, fuck the governments

  • root9065

    So this guy's driving a Mercedes on his way to show us his mining site, but his "relatively high paid" employees, sleep in a shit hole while they are at work. I bet their "relatively high" salary isn't that high, once you start digging into it.

  • Koca Metallec

    We all would like to see what these guys doing now :D

  • Rian Doren

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  • Ali Zendehdel

    Dear friends, if you can transfer some bitcoin to my account. I have a financial problem. Thank you so much. Good luck My bitcoin wallet address 13iqXZCoMv88Q6sXtqP3RDhqswZN8x7DAu

  • Ross McLeod

    "Secret" but within 2 mins he's pointing at the outside of the building with a huge grin saying it's the number 1 mine in Changcheng

  • Warren Mutai

    https://honeyminer.com/referred/5a2zu

  • andy7666

    It's a shame all the number crunching and problem solving done by miners couldn't be put to a better use, mapping DNA or something instead of doing random problems. I know that's not how it works, but it would be cool if it could be a happy side effect somehow.

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  • Mackii.SWE 🇸🇪

    Workers will be sleeping!? How can you sleep in that unbelievable noise 😂

  • Shawn Lim

    not a secret anymore

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  • sebi344ify

    Those workers are living in a shitty place, while others make the massive profit. It's always the same, doesn't matter which industry it is...

  • Gareth Relph

    I this the setup I need to stop my Android Box from buffering?

  • Jonathan L

    http://minebtc.io/index.php?reffid=rqWqrJU=

  • Dan Larsen

    Mining DBG on my laptop. Decentralized, 5 algorithms, fast and cheap. Watch this one.

  • Skeelo

    almost a million dollars a year just on the electricity bill.

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  • Richard

    2:35 lol so in one year 219 000 Bitcoins, 2018-10: EUR 1234941000

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    received $10,000 from microfamilyhackers,wordpress,com

  • Micheal Pierce

    are you just a beginner in crypto mining ?? Vosk Coin TV has the best/fasteminer as for now.

  • 46Genes

    Youtube why the fuck did you not recommend this video back in early 2015??

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  • ERIC ROMERO

    Hi Ladies and Gentlemen! if you earn so much pls. Help and DONATE some of your BITCOINS at my BTC Address: 32Mr47jaZqgRkkGZhxMWKA8vN1myrBNd44

  • Mrs Mary

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  • finally free

    waste of energy and equipements

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