/FCC threatens arrest, hardware seizure for those using popular bitcoin miner

FCC threatens arrest, hardware seizure for those using popular bitcoin miner



After an investigation, the culprit was determined to be a local bitcoin mining operation. The miners relied on a piece of hardware known as Antminer s5, which “[generated] spurious emissions on frequencies assigned to T-Mobile’s broadband network [which caused] harmful interference,” according to …

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