We know more about celebrities today than ever before thanks to social media. Be it actors or athletes, musicians or tech gurus, we all have our favourites just a click away. What you may not know is that some celebrities have jumped on the cryptocurrency train, and have been actively promoting them. The number of […]
Either very clever or extremely risky and possibly both is the phrase which instantly springs to mind with the concept “National” cryptocurrency. Clever for Governments to seek to “own” the blockchain space and potential uses, and extremely risky due to the overall volatility in the market and the sophistication of key players to manipulate it. […]
With over 1,500 denominations and ever-expanding uses for blockchain technology upon which cryptocurrencies are based, it is not surprising that many governments are turning a keen focus to close some of the tax loopholes and resolve the basis of anonymity in order to reduce money laundering and terrorism financing. This article takes a broad look […]
Different cryptocurrencies have different hashing algorithms such as CryptoNight, X11, SHA-256, Scrypt, and others. Some of these algorithms can still be effectively run on CPUs (eg, CryptoNight), others work best on GPUs (Scrypt or X11), and others are the domain of custom ASICs (SHA-256 or Scrypt).
Mining Bitcoins using MinerGate is probably the easiest way to mine at home. It does not require special equipment or high computer skills, and it is also a fun experiment. It simply requires installing a program and pressing the “Start” button.
Whether you are new to cryptocurrency / digital currency speculations or have been in the know for years, there is no doubt that the industry is experiencing exponential growth. The interest in crypto mining, coin trading and usage to pay for goods and services has never been higher.
Hi miners! My name is Janika and recently I was introduced to the wonderful world of cryptocurrencies. While exciting, this world may be challenging for a newbie. I will guide you through it and help to learn the ropes as a slightly more experienced newbie. Let’s get into the basics of cryptocurrencies today.
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Fellow miners, we are publishing the next story of one of our users, Borys. Borys is a crypto enthusiast who believes in the future of different coins, and we believe in it too. Here is his story, don’t forget to share yours!
Dear miners! In August, we asked you to share your mining experience with us, to send us your mining stories. Our user Andrew was the first to win 1 Bitcoin and now we present you the next winner. This is the story of our user Richard.