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Life Inside a Secret Chinese Bitcoin Mine

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Subscribe to Motherboard Radio today! http://apple.co/1DWdc9d 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. Read more on Motherboard - http://bit.ly/Chinese-Bitcoin-Mine Up Next: The Beaver Slayers of Patagonia - http://bit.ly/Beaver-Slayers Subscribe to MOTHERBOARD: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-To-MOTHERBOARD Follow MOTHERBOARD Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/motherboardtv Twitter: http://twitter.com/motherboard Tumblr: http://motherboardtv.tumblr.com/ Instagram: http://instagram.com/motherboardtv More videos from the VICE network: https://www.fb.com/vicevideos
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Ch Pe (3 days ago)
Eerie sound in the background.
Ian Maguire (3 days ago)
i am so confused
Travis McCarty (6 days ago)
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I wonder if that guy is living on the streets these days
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STC (20 days ago)
Wow, this video is from 2015, this factory owner must be a billionaire by now!
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Raguel Lutz (25 days ago)
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Manic Alaniana (26 days ago)
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Matthew williamson (28 days ago)
What the hell is a bitcoin.....I still have an Amstrad CPC 464!
UN _ Conventional (29 days ago)
How are they doing now?
Dr.Natsuki MD, MBBS (1 month ago)
thank you bitcoin miners! because of you next to all gpus doubled in price, now I will never have my dream pc!
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The technician has it made!! He just kicks it playing games and smoking cigarettes while keeping an eye on the machines.
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Eder Gonzalez (1 month ago)
Lmaoo i would set an emp off right in front of it 😂😂
Kesateria Matahari (1 month ago)
how are you doing fellow billionaires ?
Damnit Bobby (1 month ago)
Not bad even in a 2019 down BTC market, 25 BTC per day is around $87,000 which pays the monthly electric bill ($80K) in a single day. Even If only half the month (15 days is profit) that's still $1.3 million per month from one of the six locations, $7.8 million a month total, $94 million a year total.
Internet Explorer (1 month ago)
This is why we need to get rid of China...for the good of humankind survable....
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gundamzerostrike (1 month ago)
- Yeah, yeah, our mine is in this city, in this building. Look, you can film! It's so cool! - Life inside a SECRET Chinese Bitcoin mine Yeaaaah, so fuckin' secret...
Magikarp Slapper (1 month ago)
Peter A (1 month ago)
It seems interesting. I wonder if its affecting them due to the btc price and difficulty....
prasanth ar (1 month ago)
Can you please say the 6 Bitcoin sites he mentioned in this video??
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Lilly Evans (1 month ago)
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Eric Terry (1 month ago)
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Lilly Evans (1 month ago)
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Eric Terry (1 month ago)
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Eric Outram (1 month ago)
At end he says his Total investment in bitcoin Is half cash Dah He takes out cash While you are putting it in They’re taking it out Sounds like a big cash machine for the power company s
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FUD Buddy (1 month ago)
Bitcoin is currently at $3,200. They mine 20 -25 a day. That is barely paying their $80,000 electricity bill. My bet it that this Project has closed shop already or is shutting down as i post this. Don't do cryptocurrencies, kids. It's a bad idea.
Dick Tracy (1 month ago)
Can you do another interview? I wanna know how they are doing today.
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ash man (2 months ago)
Sorry humans, no more electricity for you ...
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S. S. (2 months ago)
Wouldve thought the resting area area was like a resort considering the millions theyre raking in.
Alkrizz (2 months ago)
the old smoke,dust and soot changed to electromagnetic radiations
Nathaly Li (2 months ago)
The last 2 months, I have made over $60,000 from Bitcoin but my success never started that way as I had made substantial losses before my turning point in the Crypto space. I bought *2Btc last year which quickly rose in the bull run but eventually lost most of it and sold off what was left. That was the last I would ever have to do with bitcoins until I was introduced to Mark Hall first of, he asked to know my trade experience. He then gave me a quick insight on what to look out for when choosing a platform and a bunch of other things most experienced traders may never tell you. Most importantly, he introduced me to his specially designed layout and provided me with professional advice and accurate trade signals. With his system, trading has become easy and profitable and I just want to spread the word and thereby help as many that are in my previous unfortunate situation. For all questions, you can reach by **Mail ([email protected] com)
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jcbdt (2 months ago)
This would make a great setting for a horror movie.
Los Angeles (2 months ago)
With this rate 100/day X3500/coin X365 days and they still make 127 millions, but the question is who is paying? This is a biggest ponzi schemes ever! 11/27/2018.
Los Angeles (2 months ago)
Just mining by using computers and get the coin? then what do those computed component do? Virtual money, only stupid people believe in them!
Ariel Aguero (2 months ago)
I dont think this would be profitable for me now but if the tools were available, I would think that storing the servers in one of those frezzing rooms where meat its Hanging can be better than using Fans.
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mohamulator (2 months ago)
It was all going well until they showed the working conditions and the bed
densch123 (2 months ago)
And that's how you become a pro gamer. Work at a mining farm 24/7 so that you will sit there and play games the whole time. cause it would be boring otherwise :-)
Brigitte Jefferson (2 months ago)
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alien be (3 months ago)
how greedy can u be
Dv (3 months ago)
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
sebi344ify (3 months ago)
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...
Skeelo (3 months ago)
almost a million dollars a year just on the electricity bill.
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XRP Ninja Warrior (3 months ago)
I this the setup I need to stop my Android Box from buffering?
Ad TV (3 months ago)
xrp is the future it takes bitcoin hours for a payment to settle while It only takes 4 seconds for xrp
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Mackii.SWE 🇸🇪 (3 months ago)
Workers will be sleeping!? How can you sleep in that unbelievable noise 😂
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Leon Orlove (3 months ago)
waste of energy and equipements
Shawn Lim (3 months ago)
not a secret anymore
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We all would like to see what these guys doing now :D
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Richard (3 months ago)
2:35 lol so in one year 219 000 Bitcoins, 2018-10: EUR 1234941000
Luca Toscani (3 months ago)
love this stuff, don't give a shit what the governments or ecologists say, fuck the governments
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46Genes (3 months ago)
Youtube why the fuck did you not recommend this video back in early 2015??
root9065 (3 months ago)
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.
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andy7666 (4 months ago)
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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Ross McLeod (4 months ago)
"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
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Jakub Wojtylo (4 months ago)
so this is tej reason that bitcoin is expensive af
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Steven (4 months ago)
7:58 ROFL is that Path of Exile? XD

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