Mining Software

CryptoNote Mining Overview

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CryptoNote Mining Overview

There is no doubt that mining is the backbone of every cryptocurrency. Whether it is on a mobile phone, ASIC, or hardware in the Cloud, it is these computations, big or small, that make the transactions of users possible. Here is an up-to-date review of the CryptoNote mining scene.

MinerGate mobile app improperly banned by Google Play

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Google bans MinerGate mobile app

MinerGate strongly believes in legitimate mining and its mass adoption. We have always been operating in compliance with all rules and policies. Adhering to the requirements of app stores on the market is essential in developing of the mining industry forward. After Google Play Store Developer policy has been updated, Google Play blocked mining applications, […]

MinerGate GUI miner v8.0 released

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MinerGate GUI v8 miner

Dear miners, we’re happy to announce a release of MinerGate GUI miner v.8.0. New version available for download for Windows, Linux and Mac. Bugfixes Fixed a representation bug that occurred when an unregistered user enabled Smart mining Fixed an app crash that occasionally occurred when launching the Benchmark New features CryptoNight v7 algorithm for Monero […]

Beginner Mining Challenges and Solutions

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So you’ve decided to start mining your first crypto coin. Welcome! The cryptocurrency world is big and it can seem overwhelming when you first begin. There are many coins to choose to mine, many software miners, and many mining pools to choose from. Let’s address some of these issues and provide some solutions to the […]

Monero XMR – Malware’s Favorite Coin?

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Privacy within the cryptocurrency ecosystem is a much sought-after feature, and no one does it better than Monero (XMR). With ever increasing government and regulatory pressure, Monero offers a privacy solution in the form of ring signatures, ring confidential transactions, and stealth addresses to obfuscate the origins, amounts, and destination addresses of all transactions on the […]

5 steps to secure your MinerGate account

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MinerGate doesn’t only want our clients to mine profitably, but also to keep the earned money safe and secure. This guide introduces 5 steps to make your account impregnable. Note that your security requires team work: we give you the means for protection, but we rely on you to enable them.

MinerGate GUI Miner v.6.4 released – Ethereum classic (ETC) mining

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Earlier this week, Ethereum was hardforked, which technically resulted in moving to the new blockchain. MinerGate supported this decision and updated its pool servers, in order to continue to provide Ethereum mining.