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]

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]

Kraken acquires Cryptowatch

March 1, 2017 Yeti 0

  Great news if you are a fan of the cryptocurrency exchange Kraken but hate its trading interface. News just broke that Kraken has announced the acquisition of Cryptowatch, a website that provides real-time charting and trading services for cryptocurrency [read more]

Claymore’s ZEC (ZCash) Windows Miner 2.1

November 7, 2016 Yeti 0

  Update: Version 10 has now been released and offers a slight performance boost to older generation cards. According the the BitcoinTalk thread, he is still working on Polaris (RX470,RX480) performance updates now. Other notable improvements include a new Intensity [read more]