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Keep Your Bitcoins Safe With a Hardware Wallet – Block ...

Your wallet app shows you have a certain amount of Bitcoin that you can spend based on the transaction inputs received by your public address. To spend it, your wallet application takes one or more transaction inputs, encodes it with your private key and your receiver's wallet address, then sends that encrypted message out to the closest Bitcoin node. The transaction gets included in the next 10...

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Planning Your Bitcoin Mining Operation – Block Operations


Bitmain Tech Antminer S9

Bitcoin mining hardware is the first and most important part of the operation. If you can't get good equipment at a good price, you might as well stop right there. At this point in time, the best equipment to buy is the Bitmain Antminer S9 . You should be able to generate about 0.5 Bitcoin per month (as of July 2016, post-halvening).

The Bitmain Antminer S7 is...

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Why Bitcoin Miners Should also Mine Dash, Litecoin, and ...

There are hundreds of Bitcoin alternatives out there. One term for these is Altcoins, another generic term is cryptocurrency. It's only worth investing money and time into ones that will stay in existence and grow. Just like with any investment, it's best to buy at a low price. In some cases that means buying them at a low price on an exchange, and for others it's mining them with specially...

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How to Build and Run a 6 GPU mining rig for Zcash or ...

Total Cost for Bill of Materials: ~$3500

Build Instructions

Here's some basic instructions for the most efficient order of operations when building the machine. The idea is to get a basic computer built, troubleshoot any potential issues, install the operating system and application, then build the rest of the machine.

Hardware Build

Put the CPU, CPU fan, and memory on the motherboard. Plug in...

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Power supply for one or two L3++ - Bitmain APW-3++ with 18 connectors

The power supplies only run on 208 volts or higher, like the outlets for electric dryers. You may need an electrician to connect one up for you. The Antminer S9 is loud! So is the D3! The L3++ might be ok to run in a next door room.

Is it Better to Start with GPU Mining?

There are some good reasons to begin with a GPU miner....

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Build a ZenCash Secure Node – Part 1 – Prepare the VPS ...

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Everything in this post is still valid, and if you follow along on this post it explains more of what is going on and is a more basic tutorial. Part 1 and Part 2 are still completely...

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How to Make Money GPU Mining for Altcoins – Block Operations

Monero - MoneroHash

With these pools, you don't need to provide a username and password, you just access the pool with your wallet address, and when you have provided enough hashing power to the pool, you get a portion of the rewards paid to your wallet.

The pools even have a statistics page, and you can set up notification to let you know if your miner stops mining for some reason.

Wallets and...

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