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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]

Installing Ravencoin GUI Wallet

March 16, 2018 Yeti 6

For experienced hands this guide may seem unnecessary, but I know that a lot of beginning users sometimes have trouble installing and correctly setting up their first cryptocurrency wallets. Since my blog is aimed at helping the newest members of [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]

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]

Ethereum Set to Surpass its MarketCap ATH

March 2, 2017 Yeti 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 Yeti 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-feeĀ  unconfirmed transactions clogging up the Bitcoin network, this service can be useful if you find [read more]