Tag: mining

Oct 19 2020

Introducing CBPI: A New Way To Measure Bitcoin Network Electrical Consumption

There have been many claims in recent years that bitcoin and the miners securing the network via SHA-256 proof of work use an unconscionable amount of energy. But what data are these claims based on, are the source calculations using flawed or sound approaches and assumptions? How much electrical power does the network draw and how much electrical energy has the Bitcoin network...

Filecoin Miners Strike Over Failed FIL Tokenomics

Oct 19 2020 Published at Coingape under tags  altcoin news fil filecoin mining news

The newly launched Filecoin project is running into problems already as miners pull their collective plugs over a token model that does not appear to be economically viable. The much-hyped Filecoin data storage network...

Oct 16 2020

How ScryptCube Makes Bitcoin and Crypto Mining Easy And Accessible For All

Oct 16 2020 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  bitcoin cryptocurrency industry mining

Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies have now become a household name. The world has been enamored by the emerging financial technology and budding blockchain industry. Part of what makes the cryptocurrency market so interesting and exciting is the ease of access it offers. Rather than meet lofty investor minimums to access traditional markets, crypto...

Oct 13 2020

Asic Jungle prepares to launch crypto mining hardware marketplace

Oct 13 2020 Published at CryptoNinjas under tags  featured mining

Today, Asic Jungle unveils the development of a first-of-its-kind open marketplace for cryptocurrency mining hardware with the launch of its platform’s demo and beta versions. With North America experiencing continued growth in crypto mining operations and no standardized solution available for miners to liquidate their hardware, Asic Jungle identified the need to professionalize the previously opaque market for buying and selling second- hand...

Oct 12 2020

As Bitcoin Mining Becomes More Competitive, Will Pools Ensure Decentralization?

Bitcoin’s underlying computer network is the largest, most sophisticated computerized system in the world with working units in almost every part of the globe, from China to Kazakhstan to Venezuela to the U.S. And with recent all-time highs in hash rate and difficulty level, the Bitcoin mining industry is more competitive than ever. Meanwhile, there are questions about whether...

Oct 07 2020

How to Mine Handshake (HNS) Cryptocurrency?

Handshake cryptocurrency project is a blockchain that creates a DNS- compatible, decentralized naming protocol called Handshake Naming System. This project focuses on decentralized domain name registration, authentication, and analysis. HNS token is Handshake’s ecosystem cryptocurrency used for name registration to both buy and mine it. This article will explain all the Handshake mining basics: software, hardware, and mining pools. What Is...

Ethereum’s Hash Rate Sets Record Despite ETH Trading 75% Below All-Time High

Ethereum's price has stagnated over recent weeks. After peaking at $490 last month, the coin has dropped around 30% to $340 as of this article's writing. At the recent lows, ETH was trading as low as $310. Ethereum's hash rate has continued to march higher despite the price of ETH falling. This may be related to the extremely high transaction fees collected by...

EOS Signs Up Google Cloud as Block Producer

Reading Time: 2 minutes EOS has signed up Google Cloud as a block producer The tech giant will join Binance, Huobi and OKEx in facilitating the blockchain Google Cloud has already partnered with other blockchain companies like Chainlink and Cypherium...

Sep 29 2020

Nasdaq-listed Bitcoin miner hit by coronavirus, records a 50% drop in revenue

Sep 29 2020 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  btcusd coronavirus mining

The Bitcoin industry has not been spared from the ill-economic effects of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. According to a recent filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission, Bitcoin mining giant...

Sep 26 2020

Venezuela Legalizes Crypto Mining to National Pool

Reading Time: 2 minutes Venezuela had approved cryptocurrency mining in the country Miners will have to register and mine to a national pool Penalties will be handed down to those who mine outside of the rules Venezuela has given the green light to...

Sep 23 2020

Is crypto mining profitable in 2020?

Reading Time: 4 minutesTen years ago, someone could sit in the house and earn 50 Bitcoins for simply solving a mathematical puzzle. However, at the moment, the mining world has changed drastically as the interest and adoption...

Start with Self-mining and Earn From Your Airdrop

Sep 23 2020 Published at AirdropAlert under tags  airdrops minereum mining news trending

Mining has always been at the core of great cryptocurrencies gathering and connecting many crypto enthusiasts. However, mining also has high entry barriers. It requires expensive equipment, the electricity bills are incredibly high, one needs to be online 24 hours, and you're never sure how many coins you'll mine. Minereum, the first self-mining smart contract, […] The post...

Sep 22 2020

The Sun Never Sets On Bitcoin Mining: Decentralization Continues As China Flounders

Bitcoin miners have successfully survived the 2020 Halving and COVID-19, and the network is now seeing some of its highest hash rates ever as these operations power up new equipment and reach new levels of decentralization going into the second decade of bitcoin mining. Bitcoin Mining Is Decentralizing China still dominates the bitcoin mining space, although the percentage of the hash rate coming...

Sep 18 2020

Only 14M Bitcoin (BTC) Will Ever be In Circulation – Crypto Analyst

Quick take: Crypto analyst Timothy Peterson, explains that the supply of Bitcoin is shrinking on a daily basis He estimates that a total of 1,500 BTC is lost per day compared to about 900 BTC mined The maximum number of Bitcoin that will ever be in circulation is around 14 million Individuals lose their BTC through lost hardware, private keys, death, and sending...

Jul 16 2020

Introducing Hashrate Index, An Online Tool For Bitcoin Mining Transparency

The success of Bitcoin ultimately depends on the health of its mining industry. Bitcoin mining is central to transaction validation, the prevention of double spending and the hard cap on the bitcoin supply — basically, the things that make Bitcoin the revolutionary technology that it is. And Bitcoin mining has evolved dramatically since it was first introduced. Today, a large portion of the...

May 11 2020

9 Top High-Earning Crypto Affiliate Programs

Are you looking to earn money online and not sure where to start? Have you heard about affiliate marketing? It has been around for a while. In a nutshell, this type of marketing means that a company or platform pays you when you send them customers. Here is how it works: you sign up for […] The post 9 Top High-Earning Crypto Affiliate...

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