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Scrypt ASIC vs. SHA-256: Explaining the Options for 2018

Use of ASICs now dominates mining, but what are the options for mining using either a SHA-256 or a Scrypt ASIC in 2018? We’ve done the research.

Hacking Bitcoin: Report Says China Can Attack the Bitcoin Mining Network

According to a recent research report compiled by researchers from the Florida International University and Princeton University, China has tremendous influence over the bitcoin network largely due to its monopolization…

What Is the Best Litecoin Mining Hardware in 2018?

Mining Litecoin in 2018 is tougher than it was. But with the right hardware, it can still be profitable. Our Litecoin mining hardware guide will help.

A Guide to Verge (XVG) Mining Pools

In this article, we evaluate the pros and cons of mining Verge. We also take an in-depth look at a variety of Verge mining pool options for each of the five XVG mining algorithms.

An Introduction to Mining Pools with Bitminter

Ok so you’ve bought your ASIC miner and you want to start mining crypto. Now what? In this tutorial we’ll cover how to get started with Bitminter.

HashFlare Halts Bitcoin Mining Services

Hashflare suspended all Bitcoin mining operations and froze users accounts because the firm claims losses the last two months in a row.

Two Sides of the Coin: Litecoin Mining vs Bitcoin Mining

Litecoin mining vs. Bitcoin mining How do the gold and silver standards of the cryptocurrency revolution fare in the world of cryptocurrency mining?

What’s a Sybil Attack & How Do Blockchains Mitigate Them?

A Sybil attack is an attempt to gain disproportionate control over a peer network by creating many fake identities. Learn how blockchains prevent them.

What is FOLM Coin (FLM)?

What is FOLM Coin? FOLM coin (FLM) claims to have identified weaknesses in the Bitcoin network, and it proposes its cryptocurrency as a solution to those perceived problems, and the…

11 Questions About Blockchain You May Feel Too Dumb to Ask

Even if you’ve been dabbling in blockchain and crypto for a while now, you may have a few nagging questions about blockchain that you feel too dumb to ask.