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Mining: Tips and how-to guides from one beginner to another.


Run Your Own PreSearch Node with AWS (Beginners' How-to Guide)

25 Sep 2021 8 minute read 27 comments Mynima

Introduction Before digging into the guide I'm going to give a little background as to why I like PreSearch and believe it is a great project to get involved with. If you're just here to look at the technical details then feel free to skip ahead, oth...

GPU Mining - VTC (Beginners' How-To Guide) - VERTHASH Edition

27 Feb 2021 7 minute read 14 comments Mynima

Introduction Well it has again been a little while since I've written a mining article, this being number 15 and considered a update/replacement for my original VTC mining article posted back in Feb 2020 (has it only been a year!!). You may wonder wh...

Staking - BAND (Beginners' How-To Guide)

30 Dec 2020 3 minute read 12 comments Mynima

Introduction As many of you will be aware Band Protocol was recently featured as a part of the Coinbase Earn campaign. At the time I was quite excited to see Band featured here because the project really has come on leaps and bounds this year. In the...

Raspberry Pi - Project 08 (BAN Mining for Beginners')

6 Dec 2020 6 minute read 36 comments Mynima

Introduction Last week I enjoyed going back to my blog writing roots with an article about how to mine ETC. As well as a keen hobby interest in GPC/CPU mining I've also enjoyed making a series of articles about crypto related Raspberry Pi projects. T...

GPU Mining - ETC (Beginners' How-To Guide) - ETCHASH Edition

28 Nov 2020 5 minute read 20 comments Mynima

Foreword It has been a little while since I've done one of these, but it was good to get back in the saddle for this one. This is number 14 of the mining articles for beginners' and hobby miners, if you're interested at having a go at mining some oth...

GPU Mining - BEAM (Beginners' How-To Guide) - BEAMHASH III Edition

3 Jul 2020 4 minute read 20 comments Mynima

This is number 13 of the mining articles for beginners and hobby miners, if you're interested at having a go at mining some other coins then check out the rest of my blog here.  Before I begin there are a couple of things to remember; Firstly unless...

Are ASICs good for PoW Algorithms?

26 May 2020 7 minute read 10 comments Mynima

Introduction If you are reading this then it is likely you have some idea what mining is in terms of blockchain. One simple way to think of it is as a form blockchain maintenance, for which miners are paid in the native token. Furthremore, we can rhi...

Raspberry Pi - Project 07 (STORJ Farming Guide)

22 May 2020 8 minute read 31 comments Mynima

Introduction In my previous article I gave a brief overview of the Storj project, a decentralized cloud storage solution. This time we're going to look at how to set up our trusty old Raspberry Pi as a storage node and 'farm' some STORJ tokens for ou...

GPU Mining - RVN (Beginners' How-To Guide) - KAWPOW Edition

15 May 2020 4 minute read 24 comments Mynima

This is number 12 of the mining articles for beginners and hobby miners, if you're interested at having a go at mining some other coins then check out the rest of my blog here.  Before I begin there are a couple of things to remember; Firstly unless...

GPU Mining - CLO (Beginner's How-To Guide)

8 May 2020 5 minute read 14 comments Mynima

This is number 11 of the mining articles for beginners and hobby miners, if you're interested at having a go at mining some other coins then check out the rest of my blog here.  Before I begin there are a couple of things to remember; Firstly unless...