Tag: ASIC Mining

Bitcoin Gold ASIC

Bitcoin Gold Announces Shift to New ASIC Resistant Algorithm

Bitcoin Gold, the bitcoin fork that was supposedly created to move bitcoin away from mining centralization and ASICs has just announced that they will be changing their mining algorithm to resist new Equihash ASIC miners. The new algorithm, called Equihash-BTG,...

/ June 13, 2018 / 0 Comments
Ethereum Classic Difficulty Bomb

Ethereum Classic Difficulty Bomb Successfully Disarmed, Miners Rejoice

According to official reports, the Ethereum Classic difficulty bomb has been successfully disabled through a fork procedure. The fork occurred on block 5,899,999 and the difficulty bomb that Ethereum Classic inherited is now history. But what was the difficulty bomb,...

/ May 30, 2018 / 0 Comments
Bitmain

What is Bitmain? Beginner’s Guide to The Controversial ASIC Mining Behemoth

If someone were to ask you to name a company that has a huge influence on cryptocurrency at large, especially bitcoin, Litecoin, and Ethereum, a safe answer would definitely be Bitmain. But what is Bitmain? In simple terms, Bitmain is...

/ April 30, 2018 / 0 Comments