China’s escalated crypto mining crackdown sparks a new round of cat and mouse play

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  • Chinese authorities have developed sophisticated methods of cracking down on smaller, more discreet mining operations. 
  • These smaller scale miners still have ways of evading detection, including striking deals with existing industrial factories, but the net is closing in. 
Chinese government agencies and state-owned enterprises are ramping up their search for secret crypto mining operations.

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