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Make money mining bitcoins
July 24, 2021

Make money mining bitcoins

It s not about how many miners you have anymore. It s not about your hashrate anymore. Mining, due to the price of Bitcoin at this moment, is about judging whether you re served better by buying miners and mining or buying Bitcoin outright. Buying Bitcoin miners is expensive. The initial capital investment is hard to overcome with the ever increasing difficulty…

Best Bitcoin Miner
July 22, 2021

Best Bitcoin Miner

Do not give them a dime of your money. You will be sorry if you do. Their miners are ridiculously late and are junk. They promised to match competitor pricing at ship time to protect the customer, now they will not honor that promise. They promised refunds and now will not honor that promise. Their registered director, Alex Sovu, is reported to have been charged…

Get started mining bitcoins
July 20, 2021

Get started mining bitcoins

Should I start mining bitcoin? During the recent price bump I’ve gotten this question a lot. The short answer is… no probably not. I started mining bitcoin in the 2011. In those days, I was able to very quickly reach a return on my investment of a few graphics cards. However, at one point I even stopped mining for a while. My two computers were only generating…

Bitcoin solo mining Setup
July 18, 2021

Bitcoin solo mining Setup

Bitcoin Core doesn t directly allow for stratum miners to connect, you need a middleman proxy to translate the two mining methods used by Bitcoin Core and cgminer on the Antminer S3. This is simplest with bfgminer. Run BFGminer on the same computer as Bitcoin Core with the following configuation, it won t need any further settings altered or configured (it gets…

Easy-to-use Bitcoin Miner
July 16, 2021

Easy-to-use Bitcoin Miner

One of the most appealing aspects of Bitcoin is the ability to create it out of thin air via a process known as “mining”. While that’s a bit of an oversimplification (earning Bitcoin is more about contributing hardware than alchemy), mining remains an incentive for getting on board with Satoshi Nakamoto’s “magic internet money” – but is mining still a feasible…

CUDA Bitcoin Miner
July 8, 2021

CUDA Bitcoin Miner

There is a new miner for Nvidia CUDA GPUs available for mining Zcash (ZEC) promising a slightly faster hashrate than the currently fastest implementation of the NiceHash EQM Zcash NVIDIA miner. The most important thing about this new miner is that it is not limited to only mining on NiceHash, so even with the same speed it is still a nice thing to have as it…

Bitcoin mining future
July 6, 2021

Bitcoin mining future

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past 5 years, you’ve likely at least heard the word “Bitcoin” before. While you’ve almost certainly heard about it, there is a fair chance you don’t fully understand what it is, how it works, and why people are so excited about it. While explaining all the complexities of bitcoin would take many posts, the key thing…

Bitcoin mining ASIC chips
June 30, 2021

Bitcoin mining ASIC chips

Bitmain has announced that they have their 4th generation Bitcoin ASIC mining chips in the form of BM1385. The new BM1385 ASIC chip is apparently produced using 28-nanometer process by Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), capable of 32.5 GHS per chip at just 0.216 Watts of power usage per GHS with 0.66V core voltage. The BM1385 is probably going…

Bitcoin mining client
June 24, 2021

Bitcoin mining client

Users of popular PC gaming service ESEA have discovered that their PCs have been hijacked to mine Bitcoins by malware served up alongside the company’s client. A hidden Bitcoin-mining process caused users’ graphics cards to overheat as it worked in the background. The attack has earned $3, 602 for the unknown attackers, and has been running since April 14th…

Bitcoin Miner Cloud
June 22, 2021

Bitcoin Miner Cloud

Bitcoin saw a surge in price between March 2015-2016, bringing back profitability to mining. Is it a good time to start mining again? In the old days, gold needed to be dug out of the earth which required a lot of effort. Things have not changed much since then, someone still needs to make an effort to create ‘wealth’. When it comes to cryptocurrencies, they…

Bitcoin mining servers
June 18, 2021

Bitcoin mining servers

Federal Reserve Employee Admits to Installing Bitcoin Miner on Government Server Nicholas Berthaume, a former employee of the US Federal Reserve in Washington, D.C., has pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 12 months probation for installing Bitcoin mining software on one of the government servers he was supposed to manage. According to a statement from Mark Bialek…

Ultimate Bitcoin mining rig
June 12, 2021

Ultimate Bitcoin mining rig

What started as a pastime any computer could dabble in has spurred the evolution of truly ridiculous powerhouse Bitcoin mining rigs. Meet the monster machines more powerful than everything you ve ever owned, combined. By a factor of thousands. It all started so simply. Just after Bitcoin s birth in 2009, and before its current surge of popularity, mining could…

How to use Bitcoin miners?
June 10, 2021

How to use Bitcoin miners?

For a hobbyist bitcoin miner, the industry is a different place than it was a few years ago. It used to be that you could use your CPU or GPU to mine bitcoin. But then the price of bitcoin started rising and people began to realize how much money could be earned, and – with the resulting rise in mining difficulty – only those that could afford costly ASICs were…

Get started with Bitcoin mining
May 31, 2021

Get started with Bitcoin mining

Cryptocoin Mining 101: How to Get Started as an Beginner Miner So, you ve decided that you want to try mining cryptocoins? This page will certainly help you get started. What follows below is a set of strong suggestions for people with consumer-level hardware and a dabbling interest in making a small passive second income. Expectations: if you can keep your electricity…

Bitcoin mining profitable
May 19, 2021

Bitcoin mining profitable

High net worth investors can now gain exposure to speculative bitcoin mining through what’s being billed as the world’s first bitcoin mining fund . Logos Fund, a Regulation D offering, is positioning itself as an alternative to products like the Bitcoin Investment Trust (BIT), the private investment vehicle launched by Digital Currency Group CEO Barry Silbert…

Start mining bitcoins
May 17, 2021

Start mining bitcoins

START MINING BITCOIN FOR FREE! Register now for 0.07 (500 GHS) FREE 7 day trial! Highest ROI We offer one of the highest ROI s amongst all legitimate cloud mining services Manual withdrawals Withdraw as much as you like, whenever you wish Real mining farm Our payouts are sourced from real mining operations rather than customer funds Helpful support Our in-house…

Bitcoin mining history
May 15, 2021

Bitcoin mining history

A Brief History of Bitcoin and Bitcoin Mining - Helena Bitcoin Mining

Bitcoin mining after 21 million
May 13, 2021

Bitcoin mining after 21 million

When I first heard about bitcoin in 2012 I thought it sounded interesting. I watched a few videos, skimmed the white paper, then bookmarked it away. The next time I would hear about the digital currency was sometime in the middle of 2013, but this time I would see it in a different way, and the potential was obvious. I needed to learn more. Looking beyond the…

Bitcoin mining is it worth it
May 5, 2021

Bitcoin mining is it worth it

With the Bitcoin price continuing its upward trend, the question becomes how profitable it is to start mining again. With the Bitcoin halving nearly upon us, that question may have multiple answers, and comprise of both positive and negative aspects. Cloud mining could be well worth getting involved in, depending on how the mining landscape evolves in the next…

Bitcoin Miner ASIC USB
April 29, 2021

Bitcoin Miner ASIC USB

The FutureBit MoonLander is an ASIC Scrypt USB stick miner made by jstefanop on Bitcointalk that is based on a single Alcheminer AlcheMist Scrypt ASIC chip. A small SCrypt-based ASIC miner intended to provide a hashrate between 0.4 and 1.2 MHS with a power usage of about 5W per megahash. The device is user overclockable with voltage adjustment available via a…

Bitcoin mining power
April 17, 2021

Bitcoin mining power

Despite escalating fears that bitcoin could soon undergo a long and messy software upgrade, a developer group at the center of the debate took steps today to allay fears that such an event would be disruptive to the market. In statements to CoinDesk, the Bitcoin Unlimited software development team, one of several groups seeking to introduce alternative software…

Litecoin VS Bitcoin mining
April 15, 2021

Litecoin VS Bitcoin mining

In the past few months, Ethereum has climbed up the ranks to become the second largest cryptocurrency. Ethereum efficiently displaced Litecoin which has been holding that position for a very long time to take its place on the list. Litecoin is an altcoin created by Charles Lee. It was released on October 7, 2011. The cryptocurrency was developed to overcome certain…

Can you make money from Bitcoin mining?
April 13, 2021

Can you make money from Bitcoin mining?

Bitcoin mining is the process of earning bitcoin in exchange for running the verification to validate bitcoin transactions. These transactions provide security for the Bitcoin network which in turn compensates miners by giving them bitcoins. Miners can profit if the price of bitcoins exceeds the cost to mine. With recent changes in technology and the creation…

ASICS Bitcoin mining hardware
April 7, 2021

ASICS Bitcoin mining hardware

A lot of people are familiar with the [email protected] project. Consumers can dedicate their computing power to finding new breakthroughs in scientific research. All it takes is installing the dedicated client to get up and running within a few minutes. Interestingly enough, the project sent out a positive message regarding Bitcoin about a week ago. Bitcoin…

Bitcoin Miner GUI
March 28, 2021

Bitcoin Miner GUI

Currently, based on (1) price per hash and (2) electrical efficiency the best Bitcoin miner options are: The Bitmain Antminer S7 is Bitmain Tech s latest version of its Antminer series of Bitcoin miners. PROS High 4.73 TH/s hashrate, and efficient at 0.25 Joule per GH/s Priced reasonably at $440 new (add for shipping) Prominent miner with ample guides and parts…

Bitcoin mining with normal PC
March 26, 2021

Bitcoin mining with normal PC

Yes you can, but it isn t profitable. Mining bitcoin on a normal computer is a waste of energy, because the ASICS have much higher hash/s/kW (hash per second per kilowatt). Mining LTC or any other scrypt based coin is doable on regular desktop PCs, but only those who have a good GPU are worth it. But then there is another part, tweaking your settings. As mining…

Largest Bitcoin mining Operations
March 24, 2021

Largest Bitcoin mining Operations

If you really want to get into Bitcoin mining, it may well be better to run your own hardware than lease hashing power from someone else. Not having any desire to handle the specifics of mining could be a good reason to pay someone else to do all the work. But if Carlson can make money by leasing out mining capabilities and taking a percentage of mined bitcoins…

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