Hey Miners! Here’s our general service status update for September 2017! Please take a look to see what happened last month, the current status of our service and the plans for the future! …Read more
Today at 09:00 PDT the Zcash Genesis Block was mined by the Zcash team as soon as the blockchain went live, we rolled out the protocol on our mining hardware. So far everything is going smoothly. We’re also happy to confirm for everyone who pre-ordered a 12(+1) month Zcash contract before launch that your mining hardware is directly joining the network as we speak.
Next up in our Altcoin Report series: Zcash. But first, we’re happy to announce that Zcash mining contracts are available for pre-order, in preparation for it’s launch on 28th October, 2016.
Since our last blog post about Ethereum a lot has changed. Every person who participates in the cryptoworld is used to a certain level of craziness. However, the ongoing events in the Ethereum world blew us beyond “normal” craziness. You might already have heard about decentralized organization (“the DAO”), hardfork, the dark DAO and white hackers. If you haven’t, don’t worry and buckle up…
The Bitcoin Block Halving is a central part of the Bitcoin system. Satoshi Nakamoto thought of a unique monetary ruleset within the Bitcoin protocol: as there are only ever 21 million bitcoins to be created in a decentralized matter, the rate at which the coins are generated will drop by half every four years. We are now approaching the second block halving in the history of Bitcoin.