In the previous part, we focused on the legacy consensus mechanisms and how they can be used in the new world of blockchain and cryptocurrencies with its higher both amounts of enthusiasts and decision-making demand. This part will give you a brief look at other consensus algorithms that have been making the news for some […]
When you start mining with MinerGate, run the Benchmark tool at first. It’s in the MinerGate menu, between “Miner” and “Achievements”. The tool will iterate through all the coins you can mine using your configuration and run specific tests for each of them. This will help you to calibrate your expectations, not only in terms […]
Blockchain betting platform Augur is finally released, Opera web browser integrates a cryptocurrency wallet in its product, major crypto exchange Binance is working on charity projects, HTC has changed the concept of previously announced blockchain-smartphone Exodus – read the most intriguing news of this week in our weekly digest!
Blockchain has become one of the most recognized terms in recent years thanks to the rise of Bitcoin. Many understand that this technology is associated with crypto, but few realize the potential of such a secure ledger technology, which holds the key to a transformation of commerce, information, and governance the world over! Even fewer […]
To get the highest profit while mining, do a research on which coin(s) you think will increase in value. In terms of pure math, you can input your hashrate into a mining calculator and get an estimate of daily coins and dollar value earned. Try the WhatToMine and MinerGate mining calculators.
2018’s Summer is very hot because of forks, happening to most the popular cryptocurrencies. We’ve collected information about the forthcoming and recently happened forks of different coins for you to get the lay of the land.
The launch of the Tezos Beta net, how Australia is going to be one of the most digital-friendly countries, third “messaging cryptocurrency”, hard fork in the BTG network, and South Korea to legitimize blockchain industry – read the most interesting news in our weekly digest!
Have you been experimenting with mining and are ready to take it to the next level? Maybe you’ve been mining with a laptop or desktop CPU or maybe you are completely new to mining. Either way, this tutorial will show you, step-by-step how to build, configure, and maintain an effective and profitable mining rig.
Dear miners! We’ve done a big work on improving our GUI miner’s stability and performance, and now we’re glad to announce a release of MinerGate GUI miner v.8.3. The latest version of our mining software is available for download for Windows, Linux and Mac OS.
Dear miners, We inform you that Bitcoin Gold has successfully conducted a hard fork and migrated to Equihash-BTG, a new Proof-of-Work algorithm. The hard fork has been aimed at ensuring the ASIC-resistance of the network, as well as minimizing the risk of “51% attack” by cutting off rental hashpowers with mining personalization improvements. MinerGate is […]