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How can I be miner with CPU mining? ( 06/22/2017 - 5:53am
Support BIP 148 ( 06/22/2017 - 2:59am
What is the best way as a small miner and bitcoin user to support the BIP148 UASF? Currently mining in Antpool, obviously not the best choice is my guess. And any suggestions on...
Bitcoin Wallet Blockchain.Info Raises $40 Million From Well-Known Investors ( 06/22/2017 - 2:59am
The popular online bitcoin wallet, , has announced the completion of a successful series B funding round by raising $40 million. The company started its services...
So I stumbled across comments from a BTC mining video.. ( 06/21/2017 - 7:51pm
NSA 'DoubleStar' Backdoor Blamed for Cryptocurrency Mining Malware ( 06/21/2017 - 2:12pm
NSA 'DoubleStar' Backdoor Blamed for Cryptocurrency Mining Malware ( 06/21/2017 - 1:30pm
A type of cryptocurrency mining malware has spread due to an exploit developed by the US National Security Agency. Source
State-Funded Bitcoin Data Center Infuriates Montana Locals ( 06/21/2017 - 1:10pm
Citizens of Bonner have complained to their local council about noise pollution coming from a state-funded data processing center owned by Project Spokane LLC – a blockchain...
Dogecoin Creator Jackson Palmer Is Concerned About Ethereum’s ICO Bubble ( 06/21/2017 - 12:49pm
The one of biggest stories in cryptocurrency over the past couple of months has been the meteoric rise of the ether price and the speculative frenzy around the Initial Coin...
[2017-06-20] Russia faces shortage of PC graphics cards due to Bitcoin mining ( 06/21/2017 - 12:30pm Cloud Mining Contracts — Record Daily Sellouts ( 06/21/2017 - 11:00am
This past May, launched our cloud mining service which was met with phenomenal success. Since then we’ve had significant demand, with cloud mining contract sales...
SegWit2x strangely hovering just below 80%... keep going UASF! ( 06/21/2017 - 8:00am
On when going mousover on the orange bar of SegWit2x (144 block bar), it always shows me SegWit2x being just shy of 80%... 79.9% right now. Also AntPool...
GPU Shortage Intensifies as Cryptocurrency Mining Offers up to Twice the Average Russian Monthly Wage ( 06/21/2017 - 8:00am
European consumers in general and especially russian consumers have faced massive graphics card shortages following a dramatic increase in demand for cryptocurrency mining...
I need a little help wrapping my head around this. ( 06/21/2017 - 12:57am
With all that has happened in the past few weeks regarding Segwit2X, I'm struggling to understand this thing, point, showerthought, whatever you want to call it. What is the..., please change your miner fee settings: 300+ sat/B is not acceptable ( 06/20/2017 - 9:52pm
Just paid a mind blowing $100 miner fee to withdraw my fund. If user pays the fee, the company will be very generous to miners.
Why does the New York Agreement rely on miner signalling and not a flag day when they already agreed to run the code? What does the initial miner signalling add? ( 06/20/2017 - 8:44pm
Bitcoin Miners Are Signaling Support for the New York Agreement: Here’s What that Means ( 06/20/2017 - 1:43pm
Users should run BIP148. Segwit2x isn't for you, it's for miners to save face. Run BIP148 to keep miners honest and enforce user demands. ( 06/20/2017 - 11:07am
Inconsistent mining profitability results ( 06/20/2017 - 9:32am
How can I be a Miner in ?? ( 06/20/2017 - 8:16am
This contains inaccuracies: "Segwit2x: What you need to know – Jimmy Song". Only bit 4 counts towards Segwit2X activation threshold, not 1 AND 4. ( 06/20/2017 - 6:47am
FYI and to avoid more confusion about Segwit2X signalling... States: Signaling at bit 1 or bit 4 are...
I did my research but there are not a good article about this. What are these? SegWit, SegWit2x, UASF, BIP148, ASIC, Bitmain, BU, Blockstream, Jihan Wu ( 06/20/2017 - 6:45am
I am not new to bitcoin or cryptocurrencies but i am new to technical side of them. I know I am not alone too. Recently I see a lot of topics about SegWit, SegWit2x, UASF, BIP148...
Why don't miners move away from Antpool, Viabtc & pools? ( 06/20/2017 - 5:43am
On days like today we see Bitmain's controlled hash power going up to 1/3 of the hash rate. I doubt anybody agrees that this is a good thing for bitcoin... (snapshot taken from...
How do we know NYA is a poison pill? Its supported by alt-coiners, miners and disgruntled devs. ( 06/20/2017 - 5:28am
All the bad news are old news; solutions are getting presented: BTC is to go up ( 06/20/2017 - 2:57am
Bitcoin dropped hard just short of a week ago, on the back of 3 negative pieces of news. The most significant one as far as bitcoin is concerned was all the scaling discussion...
Right. Miners don't make the rules.. ( 06/20/2017 - 1:50am
Transaction verification by miner VS full node with & without SegWit ( 06/20/2017 - 12:12am
Bitcoin Miners Unite Behind Scaling Proposal Segwit2x ( 06/19/2017 - 1:25pm
Bitcoin miners are now actively showing their support for a network scaling proposal by flagging signaling directly on the blockchain. Source
Blockchain PoW why mining? ( 06/19/2017 - 12:54pm
70 Percent of the Bitcoin Hashrate Begins Signaling Segwit2x ( 06/19/2017 - 12:37pm
On June 16 the alpha code for the scaling solution Segwit2x was released to the public following a large number of mining pools having vocally supported the plan. Since then a...
Miners self-stuffing transactions to drive up txn price? ( 06/19/2017 - 9:47am
AntPool's recently mined transaction: 0000000000000000009be466106d868431a2d1aa946f529523048ee27f2deeaf sends 12.5btc + txnfees to 1L75eRMgeCwAxEjD1oWXjLgud9jxwxm34u Here's where...
First developer to actually prefer #BIP148 (user activated soft fork) over BIP141 (miner activated soft fork). ( 06/19/2017 - 9:21am Amir Taaki; libbtc; BIP141: Acceptable; BIP148: Prefer #UASF #BIP148
The Segwit2X 'signalling' we are seeing today is in fact an indication to signal come July 21st ( 06/19/2017 - 7:35am
Just to clarify the posts stating miners are signalling for Segwit2X today... Miners are currently showing their intent to support the 'New York Agreement' by adding 'NYA' in...
If you want to have a laugh, read CSW's new article: … And check out @rogerkver's reply before he probably backs out ( 06/19/2017 - 4:47am
[2017-06-19]Chinese Miners Announce Accelerated Development and Activation of Se ( 06/18/2017 - 10:02pm
Why wouldn't miners change the protocol? (e.g. change difficulty) ( 06/18/2017 - 5:49pm
Theory that Bitmain will secretly mine empty BIP148 chain. ( 06/18/2017 - 1:49pm
If bitcoin forks, won't one chain (Jihan) be almost completely centralized by one mining pool? ( 06/18/2017 - 1:08pm
Relax and hodl, everything will work out.
Chinese Mining Pools Support SegWit2x and aim for Activation by July 31st ( 06/18/2017 - 12:35pm
Most likely Segwit will activate but no 2MB blocks ( 06/18/2017 - 12:24pm
After a little reading. I realized that Segwit2X code is not really that critical. Basically only the miners risk running it, so the worst case scenario is lost blocks for them if...
Chinese Miners Announce Accelerated Development and Activation of Segwit2x ( 06/18/2017 - 11:05am
Mining not working ( 06/18/2017 - 10:13am
How to know if cgminer is really mining? ( 06/18/2017 - 9:46am
Via BTC have said they want to "fire core" and have committed to NYA. Will the btc1 implementation replace core, or will it just be run by the miners temporarily? ( 06/18/2017 - 9:31am
Theory: The reason bitmain put out that announcement saying that they'll dedicate their hash power to their own big block bitcoin chain is because the moment segwit becomes active their hash rate will drop by ~15% due to ASIC boost being disabled, and tha 06/18/2017 - 7:15am
That's also why they'll be starting it exactly 12 hours after segwit starts. Because then they'll be able to say that their hash rate dropped because they were setting things up...
Bitcoin news roundup, June 18, 2017 ( 06/18/2017 - 6:41am
This week’s summary of various cryptocurrency news and developments: New developments: Bitmain announced a UASF contingency plan, the User Activated Hard Fork (UAHF ) Bitcoin’s...
Chinese Miners Announce Accelerated Development and Activation of Segwit2x ( 06/18/2017 - 6:00am
A new agreement has been struck among Chinese Bitcoin exchanges and mining companies representing the majority of Bitcoin’s hashing power. They agree to accelerate the development...
Connect couple PC to make a mining cluster ( 06/18/2017 - 5:46am
BitFury the first miner to signal with "NYA" (SegWit2x) in its Coinbase msgs ( 06/18/2017 - 5:34am
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