• Education, Entertainment, and (scary) Excitement in Las Vegas
    by Genesis Mining on November 16, 2018 at 3:49 pm

    We are in the year 2008. On October 31st, the day of Halloween. A pseudonymous author called Satoshi Nakamoto, published “The Bitcoin Whitepaper”. While it originally described the elimination of the double spend problem in established currency systems, it has also inspired implementations that go beyond the currency use case. Since then, the world we... Read more » The post Education, Entertainment, and (scary) Excitement in Las Vegas appeared first on Bitcoin Blog - Breaking Stories & Analysis | Genesis Mining. […]

  • More than buzz at the Malta Blockchain Summit
    by Genesis Mining on November 8, 2018 at 5:00 pm

    Malta has set its sails to become the new crypto and blockchain hotspot in Europe. With the Malta Blockchain Summit it has made a large step into this direction. The number of attendees hits the 8,500 mark – 3,500 more than expected – and made the idea of the “Blockchain Island” pretty vibrant. Genesis Mining... Read more » The post More than buzz at the Malta Blockchain Summit appeared first on Bitcoin Blog - Breaking Stories & Analysis | Genesis Mining. […]

  • Happy 10th Bitcoin Whitepaper Day & Halloween Sale
    by Genesis Mining on October 31, 2018 at 2:12 pm

    Today we want to celebrate Bitcoin’s 10th Whitepaper Anniversary with a Halloween Special! 10 years ago on October 31st, 2008 the mysterious inventor “Satoshi Nakamoto” released the Bitcoin Whitepaper to a small Cryptography mailing list. Today, we’re still looking back in awe at this groundbreaking creation.   The original Bitcoin paper “Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic... Read more » The post Happy 10th Bitcoin Whitepaper Day & Halloween Sale appeared first on Bitcoin Blog - Breaking Stories & Analysis | Genesis Mining. […]

  • Monero 0.13.0 “Beryllium Bullet” Upgrade
    by Genesis Mining on October 22, 2018 at 2:39 pm

    Monero has successfully upgraded their Proof-of-Work algorithm from CryptoNightV7 (also called V1) to CryptoNightV8 (also called V2). This update is bringing major improvements to the Monero protocol. With this upgrade Monero is aiming to provide better performance, privacy, security, scalability, efficiency and more decentralization. The release version 0.13.0 of the Monero software includes the following... Read more » The post Monero 0.13.0 “Beryllium Bullet” Upgrade appeared first on Bitcoin Blog - Breaking Stories & Analysis | Genesis Mining. […]

  • Update on Open-Ended Bitcoin Mining
    by Genesis Mining on October 9, 2018 at 3:18 pm

    We are now offering customers of Open-Ended Bitcoin contracts an alternative to pay 30-Day maintenance upfront, which will allow them to pay their own maintenance costs on a 30-day basis, instead of a minimum 6-month basis. Please find the new option in your account dashboard.   The maintenance fee is not something that Genesis Mining... Read more » The post Update on Open-Ended Bitcoin Mining appeared first on Bitcoin Blog - Breaking Stories & Analysis | Genesis Mining. […]