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News | Trading: Why Cryptocurrency Miners Love Nvidia’s New Graphics Chips

  Max A. Cherney 3 minutes - Source: m arketWatch Courtesy of Nvidia While gamers have largely cheered the release of Nvidia’s next generation of GeForce videogame chips, cryptocurrency miners too appear to have found something to love about the so-called Ampere graphics processing units. According to Mitch Steves, an analyst at RBC Capital Markets, the net daily profitability for Nvidia ’s (ticker: AMD) new GTX 3080 product has advanced to $3, compared with a competing chip from Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), which nets cryptocurrency miners about $1.75 a day. It isn’t yet clear how much this will benefit Nvidia’s quarterly sales,

Trump revels in his ignorance and reveals his cowardice: Opinions I The Washington Post.

Image Jennifer Rubin Opinion writer reporting from a center-right perspective President Trump barely disguises his own ignorance on the critical issues of the day. In his jaw-dropping interview with the Associated Press, he was asked about climate change, specifically scientists’ conclusion that we are “nearing a point where this can’t be reversed.” He replied: Some say that and some say differently. I mean, you have scientists on both sides of it. My uncle was a great professor at MIT for many years. Dr. John Trump. And I didn’t talk to him about this particular subject, but I have a natural instinct for science, and I will say that you have scientists on both sides of the picture. His uncle was a scientist, whom Trump really didn’t speak to but Trump knows science! He — like talk radio, Fox News, right-wing blogs and other know-nothings now dominating the party — makes no effort to wr