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Story of the coin: Bytecoin

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Story of the coin: Bytecoin

Bytecoin is a cryptocurrency that was first to implement the CryptoNote protocol. Bytecoin made a significant impact on the cryptocurrency industry and remains to be one of the most popular coins on the market to this day. Bytecoin became a base for multiple forks, some of which are Monero, AEON, and Fantomcoin.

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.

CryptoNight vs. EquiHash

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CryptoNight vs. EquiHash

There have been many algorithms discussed and proposed over the years in the cryptocurrency space. There are many arguments for and against each Proof-of-Work algorithm, however, we’ll discuss two most widely known of them – CryptoNight and EquiHash.

What is CryptoNote?

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Blockchain tech has been making waves as it is rapidly implemented into business models, governing systems, and educational endeavors all over the world. There is no question that this tech, which was born as the driving force of cryptocurrency, is fundamentally changing the world. However, with the inherent need for transparency that blockchain can provide, […]

Bytecoin – A Promising Cryptocurrency to Mine in 2018

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Bytecoin’s BCN price soared during the preceding month scoring a 312% rise in its value, even though bitcoin has been witnessing a relatively powerful bearish wave during most of this period. Even more, Bytecoin is one of the cryptocurrencies whose price are expected to reach higher levels in 2018 for many reasons, especially that the […]

6 Totally Anonymous Cryptocurrencies

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Even though Bitcoin was initially thought of as a highly anonymous method of payment, the truth is that the privacy options offered via Bitcoin’s blockchain even when coin mixing processes, such as CoinJoin, are used are far from being perfect. Later on, many cryptocurrencies were created to solve Bitcoin’s anonymity flaws in an attempt to […]

5 Tips to Maximize your Mining ROI

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You lined up your racks, you aligned those miners, powered the risers and everything is buzzing nicely, hashing around and, most importantly, drawing power each and every second. The power that costs a lot of money. The power that must be converted to revenue, otherwise all your gear is just scrap iron (and some plastic). […]

Top 5 Monero Mining facts

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Monero XMR is a virtual currency more private and anonymous than Bitcoin, born in 2014 from the fork of Bytecoin BCN. Monero after the bifurcation from Bytecoin, the developers undertook to improve their original code and integrate the CryptoNight algorithm for mining, where the order of transactions is voted on, new features in the protocol and […]

Merged mining

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MinerGate has become the first CryptoNote pool that features merged mining! New main features: Fantomcoin is available on MinerGate. Merged mining support for Bytecoin, Monero, Quazarcoin, duckNote. When you merged mine a coin, it means that the hash rate for the main coin doesn’t decrease. This way you get the profit from both coins and it doesn’t […]