Bitmain is diversifying into GPU powered mining rigs with the Antminer G1 and G2. GPU mining picked up major steam over the last year with altcoins like Ethereum, Monero, Zcash and Zcoin gaining value. This has made demand for GPUs grow to the point AMD and Nvidia are making GPUs directly for mining cryptocurrencies. The G1 is configured with 8x Nvidia 1060 mining GPUs and … [Read more...] about Antminer G2 GPU Mining Rig Review: Let’s Mine Some Altcoins
While Bitcoin is currently the dominant, most widely accepted, and most secure cryptocurrency available, it has consistently come under fire from critics for various different reasons. One of the more prevalent criticisms of Bitcoin has been that the transaction fees are too high for the coin to be used at scale. The validity of this criticism is arguable, but for the purpose … [Read more...] about OWO Coin: The Solution to Mining Difficulty — Or Is It?
Comino, a Russian cryptocurrency startup, has built a heater that also mines Ethereum. The co-founders of the company, Evgeny Vlasov and Alexey Chistov, say they've found a way to overcome cold and a falling economy -- two major problems in the country. Also Read: Jamie Dimon Says “I’m Not Going to Talk About Bitcoin Anymore” Join the Bitsonline Telegram channel to get … [Read more...] about This Russian Startup Invented a Heater That Mines Ethereum
Cryptocurrencies are digital assets aimed at replacing the world's fiat currencies, while making transactions secure and hassle-free. Ethereum is one of those cryptocurrency platforms. It’s a network comprised of nodes (basically miners), designed for running smart contracts. It features its own protocol and decentralized blockchain. The cryptocurrency token that it offers is … [Read more...] about Quick Start Guide to GPU Ethereum Mining
A controversial new practice among torrent sites -- implementing cryptocurrency miners that use visitors' computing power -- has emerged. However, it seems they are now starting to see pushback from providers like Cloudflare. Also read: Cybersecurity Platform LevelNet Announces Token Sale Details Cloudflare Terminates Site for Using Miner An internet domain provider is … [Read more...] about Cloudflare Terminates Torrent Site Domain for Using Crypto Miner