What is Ethereum 2.0? Ethereum 2.0, also called Eth2, refers to a set of upgrades that will make Ethereum more scalable, more secure, and more sustainable.  More information about Ethereum 2.0: What is Ethereum 2.0? & The Ethereum 2.0 Glossary What is the difference between Ethereum 1.0 and Ethereum 2.0? There are two primary improvements introduced by Ethereum 2.0 that […]

What Does The Future Hold For Bitcoin Mining?

From the outside looking in, it seems like a hard life earning a crust on the bitcoin mining breadline. Last year, when China imposed a blanket ban on the practice within its borders, a small army of miners hastily scrambled into action, powering down their machines, closing shop and redeploying their equipment overseas. Within a […]

Frequently Asked Questions about Mining

Q #1) Is ASIC mining profitable? Answer: Bitcoin mining is profitable if you have cheap electricity and when the hardware is efficient. Profitability also depends on the price of a cryptocurrency, although mining hash rate adjustments will obviously be a factor of demand and pricing. Depending on the economics of a given blockchain and coin, it […]