this great guy writes: "A private company announced a full custom 65nm ASIC for mining bitcoins. They claim that consumer devices based on the chip will start shipping to customers this December. The design costs are estimated at half a million dollars, and have reportedly been funded by external venture capital. We are witnessing the birth of a specialized Bitcoin mining industry."
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