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  1. FILE PHOTO: Artisanal miners sluice for gold by pouring water through gravel at an unlicensed mine

    Race to refine: The bid to clean up Africa’s gold rush

    In a refinery just outside Uganda's main airport, workers slip bars of freshly refined gold into clear plastic bags sealed with a sticker of the ...
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    The Big Read: Cryptocurrency crash offers industry the reality check it needs

    It’s not just cryptocurrency investors who have been hit by the drop in prices. Cryptocurrency-related businesses are affected as well.
  3. Mining companies in Myanmar flout rules to reap profits
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    Mining companies in Myanmar flout rules to reap profits

    The Myanmar government hands out mining licenses that allow companies to conduct their operations between 10 and 50 years. Some of the companies, ...
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    Computer slowing down? It might have been hijacked to mine cryptocurrency

    IT security company Fortinet says its researchers have been discovering "more and more" incidents of hackers hijacking Web browsers to secretly ...