How to Use The Blockbase Crypto Mining Profit Calculator

This quick guide will help you get started with using the Crypto Mining Profitability Calculator. This calculator is a very handy tool and simple to use. It can give you, very quickly, insights on various metrics and predict an ROI based on certain inputs such as Block Reward, Number of Miners, Mining difficulty etc. This will help you plan your …

Biggest Roadblocks to Mining Profits

At the end of the day, the only thing that matters in cryptocurrency mining is profits. With a multitude of blockchains to mine, and a variety of hardware and software solutions to choose from, it seems everyone has their own methods of maintaining as much profit in mining as possible. There are, however, many roadblocks to mining which get in …

Is it Worth it to Mine Dash?

Miners are always looking for ways to remain profitable in the cryptocurrency market. One way to do so is to expand outward from Bitcoin to finding other cryptocurrencies in which mining is profitable. What is Dash? Dash is a form of digital currency similar to Bitcoin, Litecoin, and other industry competitors. Unlike its competitors, Dash utilizes advanced technology to allow …

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The Evolution of Mining Hardware

There has always been an effort to increase the power of computer hardware technology. The 1960s American engineer Gordon Moore hypothesized that the number of transistors per silicon chip would double every year, creating exponential growth for computer hardware. Throughout the years Moore’s Law, as it was come to be known, was revised slightly but the overall theory was kept …

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How the switch from PoW to PoS could affect Ethereum mining

The Ethereum blockchain remains the second largest network in the entire industry. Even though Ethereum is still looking up at Bitcoin as the largest network, it has no qualms about deviating away from the success of its predecessor. Instead, Ethereum has announced its plans for a big shift in its consensus mechanism which will drastically change the way its blockchain …