Cryptocurrency News

  • Brave Giving Away 30 BAT Tokens Free to New Browser Users
    by admin on December 7, 2017 at 12:22 pm

    We have already talked about the new Brave browser and their Basic Attention Token (BAT) as a means to offer users an alternative to browse the web faster, safer and also to be able to support their favorite websites or Youtube video with regular crypto currency donations (coins or tokens). Well, if you still have […]

  • HiceHash Has Been Down for a While, Now Officially Confirmed it Has Been Hacked
    by admin on December 6, 2017 at 9:22 pm

    Earlier today the NiceHash went into maintenance mode and it has continued for hours, something that does not normally happen with the service, sparking rumours about a hack. A bit later the official confirmation has been posted that the rumored hack has indeed happened, below is a quote of the official statement released by NiceHash […]

  • New ccMiner tpruvot fork v2.2.3 With Polytimos and KeccakC support
    by admin on December 5, 2017 at 3:42 pm

    There is a new official release of tpruvot’s ccMiner fork version 2.2.3 available (source) with new algorithms supported and additional improvements. The latest version brings support for Polytimos algorithm as well as support for the KeccakC algorithm, along with an optimized Keccak support for SM5+ GPUs, based on alexis78 improvements. The official Windows binaries for […]

  • Cryptolization, a Quick and Easy Crypto Marketcap Comparison
    by admin on December 5, 2017 at 3:31 pm

    If you are looking for a quick and easy overview of the total crypto market cap in USD, as well as what is the current Bitcoin market cap in USD and check how altcoins fare versus Bitcoin in terms of market share you might find Cryptolization to a be a pretty useful tool. There is […]

  • EWBF’s ZCash CUDA Miner 0.3.4c With Improved Performance from Bitcoin Gold
    by admin on December 3, 2017 at 4:07 pm

    It has been quite a while since we have seen a new update for the EWBF’s ZCash CUDA Miner that is one of the most used miners for Equihash-based coins on Nvidia GPUs. Interestingly enough the new version 0.3.4c was made available from Bitcoin Gold team members and via an update on the Bitcointalk thread […]

  • Quick Guide on Using AMD Radeon RX Vega GPUs for CryptoNight Mining
    by admin on December 2, 2017 at 9:19 pm

    For a while now the CryptoNight algorithm used by crypto coins such as Electroneum (ETN), Monero (XMR), Sumokoin (SUMO), Karbowanec (KRB) and maybe some others have been quite profitable to be mined by AMD GPUs. That is normal since AMD GPUs are doing better than Nvidia when talking about the CryptoNight algorithm, especially the latest […]

  • Antminer D3 Blissz Modified Firmware For Improved Performance
    by admin on November 29, 2017 at 8:58 pm

    It is not a secret that the default firmware and even settings for many of the ASIC miners that come out from the manufacturers are hardly with the best/optimal settings and often they are also limited in what you can tweak yourself. So some more advanced users take the matter in their hands in order […]

  • Crypto Wardrobe – Get Dressed in Cool Crypto Themed Clothes
    by admin on November 29, 2017 at 6:08 pm

    Upgrade your wardrobe with crypto themed t-shirts and hoodies thanks to Crypto Wardrobe, a new Lithuanian (EU) based service selling cool clothes and mugs for crypto fans. Since its crypto themed cool stuff, not only clothes, you can of also pay with Bitcoin and not only via traditional payment methods such as PayPal or bank […]

  • Devcon3 videos available now!
    by Ming Chan on November 25, 2017 at 10:17 pm

    To accommodate the biggest post-devcon request, we’re happy to announce that Devcon3 videos are now available for viewing! As promised, we recorded sessions from both the main hall and breakout hall on all four days of Devcon3. Given we had two halls instead of one this year, and also added a full forth day of presentations, […] The post Devcon3 videos available now! appeared first on Ethereum Blog. […]

  • FSP Releasing a New 2000 Watt Dedicated Power Supply for Miners
    by admin on November 23, 2017 at 1:56 pm

    The power supply (PSU) is one of the most important component for any crypto miner, even though it is often neglected as such by some miners, so it is no wonder that companies producing power supplies are starting to focus on the mining segment providing dedicated products. There are some companies such as Enermax, EVGA, […]

  • New 16 THS DragonMint 16T Bitcoin ASIC Miner Coming in 2018
    by admin on November 22, 2017 at 11:13 pm

    If you think that BitMain has too much control over the Bitcion ASICs out there being one of the main manufacturers on that particular market, then you might be happy to learn that there is a new alternative coming next year. There are of course the Canaan Avalon miners and the Ebit E9 miners already […]

  • Devcon3!!!
    by Ming Chan on November 15, 2017 at 11:55 pm

    A note from the ED: A big thanks to our attending dev community, presenters, internal team, sponsors, enthusiasts, volunteers, event team, students and other stakeholders for coming together for another phenomenal Devcon3! First of all, yes, video of all sessions, both from the Main Hall and Breakout Hall will be posted on the Ethereum Foundation YouTube channel […] The post Devcon3!!! appeared first on Ethereum Blog. […]

  • How To Mine Burst Coins
    by Queen Queen on November 15, 2017 at 12:37 am

    I have decided to post a tutorial on how you can mine BURST Coin, a proof-of-capacity algorithm which is environmentally The post How To Mine Burst Coins appeared first on Cryptomat: Crypto Currencies. […]

  • Setup Pure Masternode VPS Hot and Cold Wallet
    by Queen Queen on November 5, 2017 at 7:25 pm

    Setup Pure Linux VPS cold MN Resources: • Bitcointalk: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=2184813.0 • Redit: https://www.reddit.com/r/PUREaltcoin/ • Slack: JoinSlack • Webpage: http://purealt.org/ What The post Setup Pure Masternode VPS Hot and Cold Wallet appeared first on Cryptomat: Crypto Currencies. […]

  • How to Setup Syndicate Masternode Windows
    by Queen Queen on October 24, 2017 at 11:36 pm

    This tutorial will illustrate how to create & manage multiple Masternodes from a single controller wallet. Although this tutorial outlines The post How to Setup Syndicate Masternode Windows appeared first on Cryptomat: Crypto Currencies. […]

  • How To Setup Vivo Masternode for Windows
    by Queen Queen on October 23, 2017 at 2:39 pm

    STEP 1 Create a folder “vivo” on your desktop then cd vivo then Download the latest VIVO Windows Wallet version The post How To Setup Vivo Masternode for Windows appeared first on Cryptomat: Crypto Currencies. […]

  • How To Setup ITZ Interzone Masternode and Profit Handsomely
    by Queen Queen on October 21, 2017 at 12:22 pm

    How To Setup ITZ Interzone Masternode and Profit Handsomely   Each Interzone masternode gives you about 40 ITZ coins a The post How To Setup ITZ Interzone Masternode and Profit Handsomely appeared first on Cryptomat: Crypto Currencies. […]

  • Gladius – a Blockchain-controlled Anti-DDoS Solution
    by Queen Queen on October 19, 2017 at 6:59 am

    We know the web today as a definitive medium of correspondence and full of dangers if your computer is not The post Gladius – a Blockchain-controlled Anti-DDoS Solution appeared first on Cryptomat: Crypto Currencies. […]

  • Byzantium HF Announcement
    by Ethereum Team on October 12, 2017 at 5:51 am

    The Ethereum network will be undergoing a planned hard fork at block number 4.37mil (4,370,000), which will likely occur between 12:00 UTC and 13:00 UTC on Monday, October 16, 2017. The Ropsten test network underwent a hard fork on September 19th (UTC) at block number 1.7mil (1,700,000). A countdown timer can be seen at https://fork.codetract.io/. As a user, […] The post Byzantium HF Announcement appeared first on Ethereum Blog. […]

  • Roundup #6
    by Ethereum Team on October 9, 2017 at 7:55 am

    Metropolis is finally (almost) here! The fork for Byzantium, the first and larger part of Metropolis, succeeded on the testnet over two weeks ago, and the likely date for the fork on the mainnet has been set to block 4.37 million, which is expected to be on Oct 17. New features include opcodes such as REVERT […] The post Roundup #6 appeared first on Ethereum Blog. […]