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ASICMiner the dark horse in the bitcoin ASIC race may have just come in first

ASDFnz (472824) writes | about a year and a half ago

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ASDFnz writes "In a shock move it seems that ASICMiner ( https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=99497.0) have announced ( https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=91173.msg1422891#msg1422891 ) that they have received their chips and may be the first to mine bitcoins with the new ASIC technology in a move shutting out independent miners while the other ASIC Chip providores Butterfly Labs ( http://www.butterflylabs.com/ ) , Avalon ASIC ( http://www.avalon-asics.com/ ) and BTCFPGA ( https://www.bitcoinasic.net/ ) struggle to play catch up.

It seems that ASIC mining if finally here."

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