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chronopulse

I've been hobby CPU mining crypto since 2003 (First LTC, then ByteCoin, now Monero). Now I've just recently started exploring trading, and other crypto fun stuff like BAT, BlockFi and Brave. From Canada. Also big into politics.

Joined January 2020 40 Followers

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BTC & Altcoin Faucets Review & Earning Tips

9 Mar 2020 8 minute read comments chronopulse

I started messing around with faucets about a month ago, wanting to see if any were worthwhile. If you don't know what a faucet is, it's a website that pays you cryptocurrency for performing various tasks (solving captchas, viewing ads, watching vide...

Monero Hobby Mining Quick Start Guide (Windows)

27 Feb 2020 4 minute read comments chronopulse

Bitcoin mining in 2020 has significant barriers to entry. The hardware costs for dedicated ASICs is astronomical, and the big miners already have a huge head start. You need to invest significant resources upfront and deal with energy costs just to k...

Amazon Now Advertising on Brave

10 Feb 2020 1 minute read comments chronopulse

If you have used Brave recently you may have noticed Amazon ads showing up. Today I received ads for both Amazon Subscribe & Save and Amazon Prime. These are the most mainstream ads I've seen yet on Brave, whereas prior to this, most have been crypto...

Mayflash Wireless DolphinBar Review

7 Feb 2020 1 minute read comments chronopulse

I love the Wii & Wii U consoles. They are both home to a solid collection of some of Nintendo’s best games as well as a multitude of third-party classics. Unfortunately, my Wii U died recently, leaving me unable to enjoy my library of games. That’s w...

XMRig 5.5.2 Update Provides Slight Mining Performance Boost

4 Feb 2020 1 minute read comments chronopulse

XMRig is a high performance RandomX, CryptoNight and Argon2 CPU/GPU miner. A new version was released on Feb 1 2020, version 5.5.2 that features changes to the Random X implementation. User have been reporting a small increase in hashrate, so I wante...

Minero Mining Performance on 8th Gen Intel Mobile CPUs

3 Feb 2020 1 minute read comments chronopulse

I’ve been hobby mining Monero since 2013, mostly using discarded hardware that I acquire in my work as an IT guy. I keep a close eye on my performance per watt to make sure the hardware I’m running is at least breaking even, if not generating a (smal...