April 1st

Happy April Fool’s Day

April 1, 2018 Yeti 0

It is that time of year again April 1st, also known as April Fool’s Day in much of the world, where many websites around the Internet will play practical jokes on their readers. So you might want to keep this [read more]

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Pigeoncoin

March 28, 2018 Yeti 7

Pigeoncoin A new coin, Pigeoncoin, was quietly launched on March 21, 2018 claiming “inspiration” from Ravencoin and uses a variant of the x16r algorithm Ravencoin introduced. Pigeoncoin differs from Ravencoin mainly in the fact that it utilizes a new algorithm [read more]

Ravencoin

March 15, 2018 Yeti 2

A new cryptocurrency has arrived on the scene and it has experienced tremendous growth in both the community and number of miners. Ravencoin, created on January 3rd of this year (2018) was launched without much fanfare. The date however is [read more]

August 1st – Bitcoin Cash

August 1, 2017 Yeti 0

Well here we are, August 1st, 2017. Unless you been sleeping under a rock you know that this date has been talked about for the past 2 months as some sort of milestone for Bitcoin. Depending on your viewpoint it [read more]

Bitcoin Chain Split on August 1st

July 27, 2017 Yeti 0

Even though miners are agreeing to the BIP91 proposal, otherwise known as SegWit2x, Bitmain backed mining firm ViaBTC (based in Beijing) and a few other players intend to go ahead with introducing a fork in the Bitcoin network on August [read more]

BIP 91 Locks In

July 21, 2017 Yeti 1

After a long drawn out Bitcoin scaling debate, or what some would label as more of an ordeal, BIP 91 has officially locked in. The BIP 91, or Bitcoin Improvement Protocol 91, was an attempt to stave off some of [read more]

Asus Announces Dedicated Mining GPUs

June 27, 2017 Yeti 0

Asus, a Taiwan-based manufacturer of computer components, announced the addition of two dedicated cryptocurrency mining graphics cards, the Mining RX 470 and Mining P106. The two new cards are designed specifically for the purposes of mining and can handle the 24/7 usage [read more]

Bitcoin Losing its Dominance?

May 30, 2017 Yeti 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]

MSI RX580 Armor 8G Review Part II

May 6, 2017 Yeti 27

  This post is a brief update to the previous article on the MSI RX580 and its mining performance. I was just going to append the original article, but I decided to make a new post since I wanted to [read more]