Status Update & Consensus 2017

As some BlockGen’s subscribers may already know, BlockGen has been involved on a professional level in several mining and pool operations over the past year or so. BlockGen is being transitioned over into an actual business entity and startup. We will be offering several products and solutions that will generally revolve around mining operations, facilities, hardware, as well as consulting/managed services based around mining pools. Continue reading…

The Right VPS For Your Mining Pool

Virtual Private Servers, also known in short as VPS are commonly used to host small to medium Crypto-Currency Mining Pools. If you have read any of my other mining pool guides, you will see I always set them up on a VPS. I will be going over some basic things you should know about and consider when selecting a VPS for your new Mining Pool Endeavor.

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Infinitecoin

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Created in June 2013, this cryptocurrency catches the attention of consumers with the tagline “Get real money with infinite possibilities.” The real money part is certainly true, but the “infinite possibilities” may not stand up to scrutiny. There are hundreds of new cryptocurrencies every year, so why is this one having so much success recently? Continue reading…

What is Pooled Mining?

Pooled Mining – What is it and why should I do it?

When discussing Cryptocurrencies and the intricacies of the network, a common term used is “Mining Pool”. Often desktop miners mine by themselves without realizing that Mining Pools exist, bringing some benefits the Continue reading…

SLING

In the growing market for cryptocurrency, new alternate coins, or “altcoins,” have trouble rising to the top. One new contender that hopes to overcome these obstacles is Sling, an online currency with a plan for success. Their six step plan for success aims to succinctly summarize their goals for investors and lay out the foundation for a successful cryptocurrency. Continue reading…