Tag Archives: mining

Waves Debuts DEX Decentralized Exchange, Mining Power Leasing
  The Blockchain platform Waves has announced the release of its own decentralized exchange, DEX, on its mainnet. The exchange, which Waves hopes will [...]
Bitcoin Mining in 2017: How to Remain Profitable in Challenging Environment
  Bitcoin mining is the process of adding transaction records to Bitcoin’s public ledger of past transactions. In the early days of Bitcoin, [...]
Bitcoin Unlimited Miners May Be Preparing a 51% Attack on Bitcoin
  Although it is hard to say how big the chance actually is, Bitcoin Unlimited miners may soon start mining bigger blocks. If they do, they will [...]
With Ethereum ‘Ice Age’ Incoming, Momentum Builds for Miner Pay Cut
  A vote currently taking place on ethereum’s mining rewards has motivated a big response from its community, despite the fact that its results [...]
Giga Watt CEO: “We Desperately Need Balance of Power in the Mining Space”
  Dave Carlson is a former Microsoft software engineer who discovered Bitcoin in 2010, a year after the system was launched by creator Satoshi [...]
The Increased Politicization of Bitcoin Mining Is a Distraction
  One of the key narratives around Bitcoin has always been that it is a math-based, apolitical currency. In other words, the digital cash system was [...]
Fork Fallout? A Bitcoin Split Could Become a Legal Mess
  Should the bitcoin network suddenly split into rival networks, those negatively impacted in a shake-up may be unable to turn to courts for recourse. [...]
Are Bitcoin Miners Making More Money Off Small Blocks?
  Nearly every block of transactions on the Bitcoin network has been full for the past couple of weeks, and miners are reaping the benefits of users [...]
Bitcoin Politics Seep into Altcoins: SegWit Adoption Slow Across the Board
  Since most altcoins are based on Bitcoin’s codebase, upgrades to Bitcoin are often relatively easy to implement in altcoins. Indeed, as Segregated [...]
Bitcoin Unlimited: Mining Power Should Determine Hard Fork
  Despite escalating fears that bitcoin could soon undergo a long and messy software upgrade, a developer group at the center of the debate took steps [...]