Come February. This means that the beautiful spring is coming in just a month, and the time to sum up January. For mining-pool first month of the year was rich in events. The developers have updated the pools Zcoin, got rid of ANON and WhaleCoin, and has also set his sights on working with RavenCoin and GRIN. Most importantly, the community experienced a massive attack on coins. Remember the most important events.
Herat (XZC) 2Miners compared to the end of December increased five-fold. Members of the team pool are very glad that the miners have appreciated the efforts of developers to join the platform.
News are as follows: CryptoDredge is still the best miner for Nvidia cards. The latest version is 0.16.1. NiceHash still does not support MTP algorithm, but the miners for AMD have already appeared. For example, Wildrig MTP for AMD is able to dig Zcoin and has already been added to the latest release of HiveOS.
By the way, nominingue XZC do not have to sell — they can get to work on yourself. We are talking about masternode Zcoin that can be purchased as a whole or in the form of shares . At the moment the rate of return on investment (ROI) is 19 percent.
Attack 51 percent on Ethereum Classic
January 7 chain (ETC) suffered from the attacks of hackers. Team 2Miners reacted to the situation and increased the time of confirmation of blocks, both at the pool and in .
The activity of the attackers brought a rustle in the community. To clarify the topics of the attack 51 percent and possibilities of hackers when it is executed we wrote an article on this topic. Fill yourself with knowledge .
A week after the attack the miners Ethereum Classic was faced with a huge Commission online. It all started with a block and lasted the whole day. We explained the situation . Some people think that this way the attackers returned the loot or just laundered money. The exact answer we are unlikely to get.
That day, Hasrat ETC-pool 2Miners increased significantly. All the coins went to the miners. By the way, did not all pools.
The Most profitable at the end of the unexpected party was the block that brought a reward in the amount 844,55 ETC or about 3400 dollars. Good day.
Attack Musicoin and MOAC
In January, the victims of the attention of the attackers were many coins on the algorithm Dagger Hashimoto. For example, the developers patched the client MUSIC and introduced the mechanism of punishment for dishonest mining. New client 2.7.0 GMC is a mandatory unit 4100000. Team 2Miners updated in accordance with the requirements.
January 13, suffered a chain . I want to believe that the holders and miners MOAC without serious losses. By the way, yesterday the network pool BYLT.
Delisting ANON and WhaleCoin
Poole ANON from 2Miners stopped taking balls 25 January at 18:00 UTC. All the coins were returned to the miners before block 37000. The reasons for this decision are described . In short: the developers ANON wanted to implement changes in the code and get 10 percent rewards on each block. No luck.
WhaleCoin (WHL) may be considered dead: no updates, constant attacks 51 percent and delisted from all stock exchanges of cryptocurrency. In addition, hacked Cryptopia, so trade WHL nowhere else. Coin pool the first of February.
Profit 2Miners with ANON and WHL were 100 and $ 1 per month, respectively. And since the courses of the coins fell steadily, declined the reward. The servers in the pool are more expensive these amounts, so the management decided to remove these coins and add new.
the New coin — ZelCash
added to 2Miners: there are . Coin is working on an algorithm Equihash 144.5 — like Bitcoin Z. By the way, ZEL introduces its own masternode called ZelNodes.
Beginners in the line, RVN and GRIN
2Miners Developers are working on adding new algorithms to (RVN) and GRIN. The first coin operates on X16R, while the second on innovative MimbleWimble. Waiting for called cryptocurrency the pool in February.
Hacker 1337. How to hack Etherscan not to cause any harm
Monday on the website Etherscan.io appeared a pop-up message with the numbers 1337. The visitors began to panic and spread rumors about hacking Explorer. really hacked, but the damage from a hacker attack was zero. About it writes...