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Cogenero COG Token: Mobile Cogeneration Mining Platform by @Gal
August 2020 Update This project seems to have been abandoned. The last activity on its Telegram group took place 2 years ago: Last activity on Twitter also took place mo...
ELI5 What is an Antminer? by Gal Crypto
Antminers are dedicated cryptocurrency mining machines developed and produced in mainland China by Bitmain. The original Satoshi Nakamoto Bitcoin client used to mine Bitcoins u...
ELI5 What was Oasis Mining? by Gal Crypto
Oasis Mining was an initiative by former crew from OALend Coin (OACCOIN). The core business idea was to raise money via crowdfunding (ICO) in order to produce cryptocurrency mi...
Is your cryptocurrency at risk of a 51% attack? by @Gal
Half plus one attacks could theoretically happen to any Proof of Work based cryptocurrency. The amount of risk of such an attack happening depends on several factors, including...
Why do I need to join a cryptocurrency mining pool? by @Gal
The Bitcoin protocol is open, its source code is available to everyone and anyone can adapt this software to mine Bitcoins. In fact, the Bitcoin Core program started out with Bitc...
Is cryptocurrency mining still profitable? Is bitcoin mining worth it? by @Gal
Mining can still be profitable if you have access to decently priced energy, follow a few good practices and build the right rig for the right price. In this article we give you a...
Does cloud mining make financial sense? by @Gal
Remember the Old West, when naive speculators often bought maps to gold mines hoping for quick riches? Today, the basic question cowboys used to ask themselves still makes sens...
Should I worry about the Bitcoin halving? by Gal Crypto
As you probably know, when mining Bitcoin, every block contains a reward reserved for whoever solves it. The very first blocks, mined by Satoshi Nakamoto himself, paid a 50 BTC...
The year of the Proof of Work genocide? by @Gal
Last week the Ethereum Classic team was caught off guard. On January 6, reports of double spends and blockchain anomalies began to pour in just as ETC was celebrating the earli...
How are large Bitcoin mining operations built? by Gal Crypto
Bitcoin mining is no longer profitable in the small. Today, the mining landscape is dominated by two different mining strategies: Large scale Bitcoin mining operations;Altco...