By JONATHAN GILLMAN The mining of Bitcoins by people in the United States and Europe has long been a way to finance research, as well as to buy high-tech gadgets and other goods.
But it is increasingly being used for something else, too: To mine cryptocurrencies, a field of almost limitless possibilities, and to profit from them.
The bitcoin mining community is not the only one mining, however, and a new cryptocurrency mining pool is raising eyebrows in the industry.
Newsday has more.
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