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.
MinerGate has a great surprise for every crypto lover out there! Meet Changelly. The members of our community often ask us about the most simple and clear cryptocurrency exchange we know. We decided that action is the best answer and created it. You can take a look and try it at changelly.com.
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.
Minergate (M) took an interview with our top miner Vasya (V). We asked him about his past experience with cryptocurrencies, some difficulties a miner can face and his general thoughts on the subject. Hope it will be inspiring to our mining community.
In August, we asked you to share your mining experience with us, to send us your mining stories. We found some of them really thrilling, chose the best and now present them to you. This is the story of our user Andrew.
We know that you want to find the best miners out there. Sure, it can take a lot of time and effort. We would love to help you with this. That’s why we have Top 10 miners for all currencies listed at the site now. Updates for Block Explorer: Extra nonce for transactions. One-time public key for […]