Tag: ASIC

AxiTrader Review

AxiTrader Review: Complete Broker Overview

AxiTrader is a relatively well established CFD broker that comes to us from Australia. They have an extensive track record in the industry and are well known for their relatively attentive customer service and extensive asset coverage. They also have...

/ February 16, 2019
ZEN Mining Pools

Best ZEN Pools: Where you Should Mine Horizen

So you want to start mining Horizen (ZEN) and are looking to increase your profitability? It may make sense to join a ZEN mining pool. As an Equihash Proof-of-Work cryptocurrency, Horizen (ZEN) provides a good alternative for miners looking to...

/ November 16, 2018
Electroneum Mining Pools

Electroneum Mining Pools: Best Places to Mine MTN

There are a lot of different cryptocurrencies out there that you can mine. Some are easier to mine, and some are more profitable, but all of them get you started in the world of blockchain and cryptocurrencies. The coin and...

/ October 9, 2018
Siacoin Pool

Siacoin Mining Pools: Best places to Mine SIA

Today we’re going to have a look at the mining pools available for Siacoin (also called ‘Sia’ for short). The Siacoin platform is a blockchain based alternative for cloud storage. It’s decentralized cloud storage that competes with the likes of...

/ September 24, 2018

Hyperspace Cloud Storage: Overview & Founder Interview

The team at Luxor were fortunate to get an opportunity to sit down with Mark Huetsch, the founder of Hyperspace. He provided a variety of insightful comments on Hyperspace and where it is heading. As a brief intro, we are...

/ August 17, 2018
Bytecoin Mining Pool

Bytecoin Mining Pools – The Best Places to Mine BCN

If you were a GPU miner that was looking for a coin to mine, then you will no doubt have heard of Bytecoin (BCN). This privacy enabled cryptocurrency is often chosen by miners given its more attractive returns as compared...

/ August 13, 2018
Best ZCash Mining Pools

Finding The Best ZCash Mining Pools: What You Need To Know

ZCash (ZEC) has quickly become one of the top privacy coins since being introduced in 2016, and if you want to get some for yourself there are two options: Buy ZCash Mine ZCash Personally I prefer the mining option because...

/ July 9, 2018
Zcash ASIC

The Battle Against ASICs: Antminer Z9 Angers the Zcash Community

On May 3rd, Bitmain, the Bitcoin mining company behind ASIC (application-specific integrated circuit) chips, announced the release of a new Antminer Z9 mini, an ASIC miner capable of mining any crypto currency running the Equihash proof-of-work algorithm, particularly Zcash. This...

/ May 10, 2018
Home Mining Cryptocurrency

The Economics of Home Mining: Is it Worth Your Time?

As cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin become increasingly popular many people have wondered if it’s worth their time to mine crypto at home. The real question though is whether it’s worth the investment to mine cryptocurrencies at home. Other than the time...

/ April 21, 2018
Bitcoin Website Co-Owner Hardfork

Co-owner of Established Bitcoin Websites Wants a Hard Fork

Cøbra is the co-owner of Bitcointalk.org and Bitcoin.org. These websites have been around since the beginning of Bitcoin and are known for having some of the strongest opinions in the community. They also see competing chains such as Bitcoin Cash...

/ February 26, 2018