Continuing the series of posts about the brand new coin – Grin, and its algorithm – MimbleWimble – today it’s time to talk about the ideology of the Grin network and the team behind it. First of all, it will be important to say, that each and every blockchain project is lead by some philosophy […]
One of the most hyped coins of late 2018 is a Grin – the cryptocurrency and blockchain, based on the brand new hashing algorithm, called MimbleWimble. Why it’s so popular and how will it change the habitual Proof of Work mining?
Dear miners, The MinerGate team is pleased to announce, that starting from now Litecoin (LTC) mining fee is set to 0%. We have reacted on the growing community’s interest in this cryptocurrency and decided to accommodate our miners and make their LTC mining experience even more smooth and enjoyable.
Dear miners, Due to the recent huge ASIC invasion on the Monero-Classic (XMC) Network, overall hashrate of the network has raised significantly. As a consequence of such hashrate increase, the network’s difficulty has also enormously raised. After the ASIC invasion passed, all huge hashing powers were disconnected from the network and the network’s hashrate got […]
The time has almost come and the world will see long-waited Ethereum (ETH) network upgrade – “Constantinople” – very soon. It’s assumed, that the hard fork will take place on February 25, on the blockchain height of 7,280,000.
For the past 10 years since Bitcoin was introduced to the world, people all around the globe have more or less got used to some classic model of cryptocurrency existence. Cryptocurrency is a reward method for maintaining the work of the blockchain network. Blockchain network is a decentralized ledger. Maintaining the blockchain along with obtaining […]
While almost the whole cryptocurrency market is experiencing a protracted bearish period, the worst thing you can do is to panic and go fiat. The darkest hour is that before the dawn, so it’s much better to prepare yourself for the upcoming cryptocurrencies expansion. The only question is “how?”. The only answer is “make you […]
There are several important concepts behind cryptocurrency. The first and most basic is security. We believed that trust between users was secured by the system. And this concept has justified itself. But there are still exceptions. Despite ETC’s claimed primacy of code, it was subject to a 51% attack. This is unfortunate and resulted in […]
Is Zcash worth mining? The answer is a resounding ‘Yes!’, and in this post we’re going to explain why. MinerGate suggests you an easy technique which you can use to know whether you should or should not mine ZEC. By using a small checklist at the end of this piece you’ll be able to determine […]
Christmas and New Year’s is a traditional time for people from all around the globe to sum up their yearly progress. What people have accomplished, what they have faced and learned – you see this all over social media this time of year. At MinerGate we didn’t want to feel left out so here we […]