Tag: hashrate

  • Bitcoin memepool
    Bitcoin

    Bitcoin Mempool Fills up Again Despite a Rise in Hashrate

    Not a week goes by without some Bitcoin mempool drama these days. Every week or so, the number of unconfirmed transactions rises. In most cases, that is a big problem, yet the matter usually gets resolved pretty quickly. In this particular case, however, over 136,000 transactions are pending....

    JP Buntinx | December 7, 2017 | 1:00 pm
  • Network hashrate turns against
    Bitcoin

    Global Network Hashrate Turns Against Bitcoin Cash Once Again

    Things have been rather uneasy in the world of cryptocurrency this weekend. Bitcoin Cash had a good run, but things are slowly coming to an end. Most of the mining power is also coming back to Bitcoin as we speak. With BCH being more difficult and less profitable...

    JP Buntinx | November 13, 2017 | 12:00 pm
  • 2016
    Bitcoin

    NewsBTC Infographics Q1 2016

    Bitcoin is rallying at the moment with a price of $520 USD on Bitstamp, 3786 CNY on Huobi, and €465 via Kraken at the time of this writing. No one knows what’s actually causing the surge accept there is heavy buying and strong volume coming from China. Will...

    Jayanand Sagar | May 29, 2016 | 4:10 pm
  • bitcoin mining, miners, blockchain,
    Uncategorized

    Three Leading Bitcoin Mining Companies Are Now Very Optimistic

    Since the beginning of 2015, Bitcoin startups have begun to abandon bitcoins due to their highly volatile price. In January this year, Bitcoin mining company CoinTerra was sued for over $5 million as it failed to pay its bills when the price of bitcoins dropped. Bitcoin firm Digital CC...

    Guest Author | December 10, 2015 | 7:30 am
  • android, mining , altcoin
    Altcoins

    Android Altcoin Mining – Is It Possible?

    The smartphone is by far the world’s favorite piece of technology. It is estimated that there will be over 2 billion smartphones across the world by next year (ref: eMarketer). Over 80 percent of these smartphones run on Android operating system (data: IDC, 2015 Q2). Nowadays, smartphones are...

    Gautham | November 29, 2015 | 10:00 am
  • bitmin

    BITMIN to Create a Crowdfunded Mining Pool

    Bitcoin mining has become a costly affair. Unlike the initial days bitcoin mining now requires specialized hardware with lots of processing power, which has made individual mining highly uneconomical. As we know, most of the bitcoin mining is carried out by big mining companies with dedicated data centres...

    Gautham | October 11, 2015 | 12:00 pm
  • Analysis

    Bitcoin Community Abuzz Over Ghash.io’s Uncomfortably

    Fears of a potential 51 percent attack are once again brewing in the bitcoin community with news that mining pool Ghash.io has reached an uncomfortably high hashrate in the past twenty-four hours. The bitcoin subreddit on social sharing website Reddit.com, with over ten shares on the page related to the...

    Jayanand Sagar | June 8, 2014 | 9:55 am
  • Bitcoin Network Breaks 10PH/s Hash Rate

    If there was any doubt that that the bitcoin network is gaining traction, let this next story serve as food for thought. The bitcoin network hash rate has surpassed the 10 peta hash mark. For the ordinary Joe, what does this mean? Well, not too much aside from...

    Jayanand Sagar | December 25, 2013 | 10:30 am

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