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There are two ways you can mine for Machinecoins (or any coins for that matter, but you are only allowed to use this guide to mine Machinecoins), solo mining or pooled mining. I recommend pooled mining for guaranteed returns based on the amount of pr
Bitcoin addresses are 160-bit numbers. Hence, randomly finding a private key corresponding to an address takes on average 2^160 attempts. If 4 billion computers work on cracking a key doing 1 billion calculations per second for 15 billion years, they
While correct in principle, consider that mining difficulty has a pretty strong upward trend. This indicates that your relative hashing power (you compared to the difficulty/whole network) is greatest when you first start mining and it decreases over
You will learn (1) how bitcoin mining works, (2) how to start mining bitcoins, (3) what the best bitcoin mining software is, (4) what the best bitcoin mining hardware is, (5) where to find the best bitcoin mining pools and (6) how to optimize your bi
Yes. If you mine at a given point in time, you do not know when a block will be found, and thus your reward for shares you submit is a random variable. DGM is constructed so that the average reward for a submitted share is always equal to what you wo
This article is about the solo mining pool. For other uses, see Ckpool (disambiguation). solo
One instance of minerd is all you're going to need. The application also synchronizes with the pool. So opening more than 1 instance of minerd is just going to cause your network to be used twice for the same information
Most discussion about mining is from the perspective of serious Bitcoin users who are trying to profit from it. I’m curious to try mining, only to experiment and become more familiar with cryptocurrencies. I’m not interested in being profitable over
Leaving aside the question of the entry cost of mining (i. e cost of buying hardware), once you have this hardware there is actually an incentive to mine for a pool rather than to mine solo. Indeed in both cases your expected value is the same but th
sigh, 1 more time with this no "Unknown" is not 1 "pool" it is all of the miners that solo, some private pools and propably some botnets. even some of the recognised pools are in that group everything that blockchain. info doesnt "know for sure" and