Bitcoin Losing its Dominance?

May 30, 2017 admin 0

Is Bitcoin losing’s its dominance in the wider cryptocurrency market? While I am not the first to notice this or write about it, it is becoming apparent with each passing day that Bitcoin, the granddaddy of pretty much every cryptocurrency [read more]

Ethereum Set to Surpass its MarketCap ATH

March 2, 2017 admin 0

  Ethereum has seen a recent price surge due to the announcement of the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance, as well as a sustained uptrend in cryptocurrencys in general. Bitcoin has also recently set new All-Time-High’s (ATH’s) on two occasions, recently trading [read more]

ViaBTC Transaction Accelerator

March 1, 2017 admin 0

  I recently came across a nifty service being offered by the ViaBTC mining pool, the ViaBTC Transaction Accelerator. With the recent flood of low-fee  unconfirmed transactions clogging up the Bitcoin network, this service can be useful if you find [read more]

Zcash Slow Start

October 31, 2016 admin 0

Zcash Slow Start   Zcash is utilizing what is known as a “Slow Start” for the first 20,000 blocks mined which is expected to take around 34 days. This is intended to help give the Zcash network time to stabilize [read more]

Bitcoin.org issues 0.13.0 Binary Safety Warning

August 18, 2016 admin 0

  There is a Bitcoin safety warning being issued on the Bitcoin.org website urging users to be extra cautions with the upcoming 0.13.0 release of the bitcoin core wallet. https://bitcoin.org/en/alert/2016-08-17-binary-safety So far there is not a lot of information or [read more]

How To: Mining Shift (SHF)

August 14, 2016 admin 0

How To: Mining Shift (SHF) Besides Ethereum and Ethereum Classic, there are a few other coins that use the Ethash (based upon the Dagger-Hashimoto) mining algorithm that are also profitable to mine. One of these is Shift coin (SHF) and [read more]

Update on Bitfinex

August 6, 2016 admin 0

Bitfinex has made another update to their blog post revealing a bit more information on how they plan to compensate customers for the loss of 119,756 Bitcoins valued at over $60 million at the time of this writing. Bitfinex closed [read more]