A Bitcoin mining pool which supports Bitcoin Unlimited has lately been criticised for offering cloud mining services.
ViaBTC, as the company is called, has lately announced that it will allow more people to join its Bitcoin mining pool in return for small investments in its mining equipments. On the other hand, ardent Bitcoin Core fans, who have already shown their displeasure with the Bitcoin Unlimited proposal, have turned themselves against such services.
ViaBTC claims that it has set up a 2.4 PH/s data center running on Bitmain’s AntMiner S9 mining equipment. The total hashing power of ViaBTC’s cloud mining infrastructure can be bought by individuals and companies to be a part of the Bitcoin Unlimited mining community, and gain a portion of the mining rewards as a return on investment. However, the Bitcoin Core followers haven’t taken this development lightly. Some have even