Avermore is a New Optimized X16R and X16S Miner for AMD GPUs

By | April 18, 2018

Avermore is a New Optimized X16R and X16S Miner for AMD GPUs 18 Apr2018 Avermore is a new sgminer fork intended for AMD GPU miners mining the X16r or X16S algorithms used by Ravencoin (RVN) and Pigeoncoin (PGN) respectively (source). The miner is from the same developer of the NeverMore miner for Nvidia GPUs for these two algorithms.… Read More »

GPUs And ASICs – A Never Ending Battle For Mining Supremacy

By | April 18, 2018

GPUs And ASICs – A Never Ending Battle For Mining Supremacy Since Bitcoin’s inception in 2009, cryptocurrency mining has been popular both for average enthusiasts and hardcore fanatics. In the early days there was no such thing as an application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC), which are more commonly known as ASIC chips. Mining was first done with regular Central… Read More »

UK Company Launches Crypto Mining Electric Bicycle

By | June 16, 2018

UK Company Launches Crypto Mining Electric Bicycle 50cycles, a specialist electric bicycle manufacturer, has revealed what it has described as the world’s first range of cryptocurrency mining e-bikes. Toba, the new series of crypto mining bikes, are estimated to generate approximately £20 (approximately $26.5 USD) worth of ‘Loyalcoin’ per 1,000 miles ridden. UK Company Reveals Cryptocurrency Mining E-Bike… Read More »

New cryptocurrency focusing on charity makes digital transactions faster and intuitive

By | June 14, 2018

New cryptocurrency focusing on charity makes digital transactions faster and intuitive Centurion, a new type of cryptocurrency launched in February 2017, focuses on scalability and ease-of-use. This interesting digital coin borrows features from bitcoin and other altcoins, offering the users a simple and efficient platform for exchanging funds. Moreover, it focuses on promoting children through different charities all… Read More »

Bitcoin Gold’s New Equihash-BTG PoW Algorithm

By | June 13, 2018

Bitcoin Gold’s New Equihash-BTG PoW Algorithm 13 Jun2018 Bitmain’s Equihash ASIC miners Z9 mini as well as Innosilicon’s A9 ZMaster are apparently being shipped and are getting into the hands of some users already. This essentially makes mining Equihash with GPUs pointless and not very profitable, so ZCash (ZEC) is already in the territory of ASIC miners, but… Read More »

New ccminer 2.2.6 Tpruvot Fork with PHI2 and Allium Support

By | June 12, 2018

New ccminer 2.2.6 Tpruvot Fork with PHI2 and Allium Support 12 Jun2018 It has been a while since we have seen an update of tpruvot’s ccminer fork (source), but there it is now a new version 2.2.6 that comes with support for the new PHI2 algorithum for Luxcoin (LUX) that has just forked from the old PHI1612 as… Read More »

MoneyConf Dublin Kicks Off Today with Crypto, Wall Street, Gov’t Speakers

By | June 12, 2018

MoneyConf Dublin Kicks Off Today with Crypto, Wall Street, Gov’t Speakers Cointelegraph will be live-streaming crypto and fintech conference MoneyConf in Dublin, Ireland as the event’s official media partners starting today, June 12. The conference – organized by the team behind annual tech conference Web Summit – includes speakers from across the crypto, blockchain, and fintech industries, including… Read More »

Korea's Unique Ability To Make Its Reverse ICO Fad Permanent: Expert Take

By | June 6, 2018

Korea's Unique Ability To Make Its Reverse ICO Fad Permanent: Expert Take In our Expert Takes, opinion leaders from inside and outside the crypto industry express their views, share their experience and give professional advice. Expert Takes cover everything from Blockchain technology and ICO funding to taxation, regulation, and cryptocurrency adoption by different sectors of the economy. If… Read More »

New z-enemy 1.11 Nvidia Miner With New Features and Performance Updates

By | June 6, 2018

New z-enemy 1.11 Nvidia Miner With New Features and Performance Updates 6 Jun2018 There is a new version of the popular closed source miner z-enemy-1.11 for Nvidia GPU mining rigs that is widely used for RavenCoin (RVN) mining, even though the miner has already evolved into supporting a lot other algorithms as well. The latest version 1.11 brings… Read More »

Bitcoin Mining’s Electricity Bill: Is It Worth It?

By | June 2, 2018

Bitcoin Mining’s Electricity Bill: Is It Worth It? They say it takes money to make money; in order to make a profit off Bitcoin mining, you have to buy mining equipment and pay your electricity bill first. As more miners join the Bitcoin network, some individuals fear that the amount of electricity consumed by mining will have a… Read More »