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Crafty Mining: Esports Leagueâ€(tm)s Secret Bitcoin Slaves
This story has been passed around a few times recently and just gives a little chuckle and giggle to think that it happened.
Must of been a little of a shock to be playing the likes of Counter Strike competitively on like a 79xx and getting 100% GPU usage
Interesting in that the article says it didn’t cost anyone anything. What about the combined power consumption of all those GPUs? I would imagine serious gamers are running at the cutting edge of graphics hardware so it’s not likely to be pittance!
I read that… quite disturbing and hurts legitimacy for everyone.