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Carlos Terenzi by Jan 18, 2018

Siacoin is Now Supported by Antpool and Bitmain Launches New Miner

Siacoin token, has been in the media during the last days due to its price surge. This cryptocurrency has moved from $0.025 dollars on January the 2nd up to $0.10 dollars on January the 6th. This has called the attention of several investors that could be thinking about future returns.

Peio Purlev by Jan 17, 2018

More than 80% of all Bitcoins have already been mined. What to expect?

The total amount of available Bitcoin for mining is 21 million. Once all of those Bitcoins have been mined, no more will ever be created. This cap is built into Bitcoin’s protocol by Satoshi Nakamoto. The purpose of this cap is to combat inflation and devaluing of the digital currency and to increase scarcity. With […]

Carlos Terenzi by Jan 15, 2018

Bitmain is Searching Potential Mining Sites in Canada

Bitmain, one of the gigantic mining enterprises all over the world, is searching new mining sites in Canada. Quebec could be the province that would host the most miners. The mining company is already negotiating with the Canadian authorities. Some time ago, Bitmain announced that it was expanding to Switzerland to the so called “Crypto Valley”.

Carlos Terenzi by Jan 5, 2018

Opera’s New Browser Protects Users Against ‘Cryptojacking’ Attacks

One of the simplest ways of mining cryptocurrencies is using CPU or GPU power. There are different mining pools that offer this possibility for some users. But these power was also used and exploited by some hackers through different webpages. When a user was surfing a specific infected website, its CPU power was used illegally to mine cryptocurrencies.

Carlos Terenzi by Dec 30, 2017

Is it Possible to Mine Cryptocurrencies with an iPhone?

It is possible to mine cryptocurrencies using different CPU and GPU hardware. But, what about the possibility of mining with an iPhone? Would it be profitable? Is it possible? Well, there is a YouTube channel that has tried this out. Let’s see whether this is possible or not and if this is profitable.

Gene by Dec 14, 2017

Vertcoin Cryptocurrency Review: The Quiet Coin Everyone Should Know

Vertcoin is toted as “a decentralized currency owned by its users.” Launched in January of 2014, Vertcoin has been around for quite a while now, yet it is not one of the more popular cryptocurrencies you will find.