All posts by Zach Hildreth

I am a developer who programs websites, games, software and is knowledgeable about cyber security. I have been a cryptocurrency investor, since 2013, and have been interested in cryptocurrency mining, trading and writing since 2016.


How to Mine Nimiq

How to Mine Nimiq (NIM): Complete Beginner’s Guide

Nimiq is a browser based blockchain. It was written in Javascript ES6 and because of this, the complete blockchain runs in the browser. The main goal of Nimiq is to...

/ July 19, 2018 / 1 Comment
How to Mine Motion Coin

How to Mine Motion (XMN): Complete Beginner’s Guide

Motion Coin is a new coin that uses the x16R algorithm. The coin was designed to be a cryptocurrency that is ASIC resistant. ASIC’s are specialized hardware that can mine...

/ July 18, 2018 / 7 Comments
How to Mine Bitcore

How to Mine Bitcore (BTX): Complete Beginner’s Guide

Bitcore is a new coin based on bitcoin that was launched on April 24th, 2017. BTC holders were given free BTX. This meant that for every bitcoin you held on...

/ July 16, 2018 / 1 Comment
Loki Mining Guide

How to Mine Loki (LOKI): Complete Beginner’s Guide

Loki is a privacy coin that is based on Monero. Because of this, Loki has Monero's privacy features, Ring CT built into it. The added improvements that Loki offers are,...

/ July 9, 2018 / 3 Comments
Bitcoin Mining Software

Best Bitcoin Mining Software: An In-Depth Look at the Top Choices

Bitcoin is the most well-known cryptocurrency and also the oldest, in the early days it was completely possible to mine it using your home computer and there were many early...

/ July 4, 2018 / 4 Comments
Cryptocurrency Mining Guide

Cryptocurrency Mining Guide: Speculative Mining & Other Strategies

If you have been following my articles the past few months, you have seen we have covered a lot of different coins, using a lot of different mining algorithms. One...

/ June 19, 2018 / 0 Comments
How to Mine Monero Original

How to Mine Monero Original (XMO): Complete Beginner’s Guide

Monero Original is a fork of Monero. Because of this, Monero Original adds Monero’s privacy (Ring CT) aspect to it. The coin is identical to Monero in total supply, block...

/ June 12, 2018 / 1 Comment
How to Mine Komodo

How to Mine Komodo Coin (KMD): Complete Beginner’s Guide

Komodo is an decentralized platform, with very unique features. Komodo is the main token used on BarterDex. This is a decentralized exchange using Atomic Swaps and ZK-SNARKS privacy. Komodo also...

/ June 8, 2018 / 0 Comments
How to Mine Shield Coin XSH

How to Mine Shield (XSH): Complete Beginner’s Guide

Shield is an anonymous, fast and quantum proof coin. This coin has a lot of unique features. For example it is multi algorithm, and is available to mine it using...

/ June 6, 2018 / 0 Comments
How to Mine Electronero

How to Mine Electronero (ETNX): Complete Beginner’s Guide

Electronero is a privacy coin that is a fork of Electroneum. That means at block 307,000 of Electroneum, users got a 1 to 1 ratio of ETNX for every ETN...

/ May 31, 2018 / 9 Comments