BlackMiner F1+ Review – FPGA Miner

BlackMiner F1+ Review – FPGA Miner

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Note: Hashaltcoin sent me this FPGA miner for me to review. While I truly appreciate this partnership, I am making this review as unbiased as possible. The BlackMiner F1+ is a new FPGA miner developed and manufactured by Hashaltcoin. The unit comes with three boards and can mine a wide array of algorithms, most of which are traditionally considered GPU-only. The official specs state that the F1+ hashes like three or even four x6 GTX 1080Ti rigs (depends on algorithm) while having the power consumption of one. Not only that – unlike three rigs that require three sets of components (motherboards, RAM modules, etc), as well as in-depth tweaking, the F1+ comes as one plug-and-play unit. Is this too good to be true? Let’s find that out, though first let’s…
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Chinese Crypto Miner Predicts That Bitcoin Could Reach $740K

Chinese Crypto Miner Predicts That Bitcoin Could Reach $740K

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A founder of Chinese mining pool Poolin predicted that the price of Bitcoin could reach nearly $740,000. Zhu Fa, co-founder of Poolin, a Chinese-based crypto mining pool, predicted that the Bitcoin (BTC) price could hit 5 million Chinese yuan ($738,000 (USD), crypto news outlet 8BTC reported on Feb.11.While Zhu noted that “it now feels more like a bear market,” he reportedly predicted that in the next bull run, prices will be 10–20 times higher than previous ones. Zhu also noted that massive prices spikes like the one that resulted in the $20,000 per BTC high in 2017, will not always exist, adding that the next bull run could be the last.  Predictions from experts in various aspects of the crypto space have ranged from bullish to extremely bearish. During a…
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Bitcoin.com Mining Pool Directs All Hash to Bitcoin Cash ABC

Bitcoin.com Mining Pool Directs All Hash to Bitcoin Cash ABC

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Roger Ver’s Bitcoin.com mining pool users are mining Bitcoin Cash ABC in support of the ongoing contentious hard fork, and if they don’t like that, they’ll have to move to a different mining pool, according to an announcement posted on the dashboard of the Bitcoin.com mining interface. Bitcoin.com mining allows users to connect their own The post Bitcoin.com Mining Pool Directs All Hash to Bitcoin Cash ABC appeared first on CCN
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Slush Pool: Don’t Upgrade Your Bitcoin Miners to Bitmain’s AsicBoost Patch

Slush Pool: Don’t Upgrade Your Bitcoin Miners to Bitmain’s AsicBoost Patch

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Bitcoin mining pool operator Slush Pool is urging miners not to upgrade their Antminer S9 devices to a new firmware patch released this morning by manufacturer Bitmain, as it will render the devices incompatible with Slush Pool. “Dear Miners, we strongly recommend you DON’T UPGRADE your S9 devices with the new Bitmain firmware. It is The post Slush Pool: Don’t Upgrade Your Bitcoin Miners to Bitmain’s AsicBoost Patch appeared first on CCN
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Bitmain’s BTC.com is Launching an Ethereum Mining Pool

Bitmain’s BTC.com is Launching an Ethereum Mining Pool

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Bitmain Adds Ethereum Mining Pool: The world’s largest Bitcoin mining pool is cheating on Bitcoin. Bitmain’s BTC.com is expanding to add an Ethereum mining pool which will initially support both Ethereum and Ethereum classic.  Users will now be able to switch their hashing power from one pool to another, in light of what’s happening in the market. Bitmain Adds Ethereum Mining Pool The announcement was made earlier today from BTC.com, which has earned its place as the largest Bitcoin mining pool in the world, having mined 21% of all Bitcoin blocks last year. ... Read The Full Article On CryptoCurrencyNews.com Get latest cryptocurrency news on bitcoin, ethereum, initial coin offerings, ICOs, ethereum and all other cryptocurrencies. Learn How to trade on cryptocurrency exchanges. All content provided by Crypto Currency News is subject to our Terms…
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