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Start mining a crypto coin cryptocurrency coin known as monuc aero and in that case in the computer wasn't hijacked it was uh some of the code that all forty three hundred of these sites were using in linking too so when you once when you went to the site you got hijacked the exactly suddenly your computer would start mining this currency and of course that's putting a strain on your computer or in some cases you're you're you're smartphone and it's either draining the smartphones battery or its electricity that you are paying for so for someone else somewhere halfway around the world probably eye to eye to benefit from an and gain i eat a a currency to to their account i you know if the fan goes on in my laptop i imagine that my cell phone is going to start heating up a little bit if this is happening yeah well in in some cases some of the really aggressive i digital currency minding software writing on cell phones it's actually caused physical damage i the phone worked so hard in it draws so much current current from the battery that the the battery a bulges and causes the case to kind of uh your pull away from it from itself or you know kind of explode if it wasn't actually an explosion per se but it did actually caused physical damage to to the phones know if these really centralized crypto mining places are using so much electricity wouldn't it be better that you know maybe.

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