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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
Bitcoin in 100 years

Yale Professor: In 100 Years People Will Debate If Bitcoin “Exists” Or Not

Will bitcoin still be around in 100 years? Will we even still call it bitcoin, or will be just be extinct? That's the question posed by Yale professor Robert Shiller, an economist and Nobel Prize winner. Shiller suggests that in...

/ May 31, 2018 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Proof of Work Mining

Andreas Antonopoulos: Changing Bitcoin PoW Tantamount to Shooting Itself In The Foot

In a recent Q&A video, famed bitcoin commentator Andreas Antonopoulos answered a question about whether or not the bitcoin community should consider changing the current proof-of-work algorithm in an attempt to combat centralization and market dominance by Bitmain and its...

/ May 30, 2018 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Forks

Beginner’s Guide to Bitcoin Forks: Free Coins for Everyone?

Bitcoin is the most popular cryptocurrency in the world, the first decentralized digital currency, and a bedrock for other cryptocurrencies that came thereafter. Since the release of its white paper in 2008 and its launch in 2009, it has remained...

/ May 17, 2018 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Gold Mining Guide

How to Mine Bitcoin Gold: Complete Beginners Guide

Bitcoin Gold is a mineable cryptocurrency that utilizes the Proof of Work algorithm Equihash. This is the same algorithm used by Z-Cash. The benefit of this is that Equihash is ASIC resistant, therefore mineable with a regular PC. This gives...

/ March 12, 2018 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Hard Fork

Bitcoin Hard Forks Bitcoin Gold & Segwit2x: What You Need to Know

On 25 October2017 a new cryptocurrency called Bitcoin Gold split off from the Bitcoin blockchain. In mid-November, another new coin is expected to be released, known as Segwit2x. These coins are the result of what is known as a ‘hard...

/ October 28, 2017 / 8 Comments