Mining Altcoins in 202X

Mining Altcoins in 202X

Just a blog to discuss my trials and tribulations regarding altcoin mining in the USA. Additionally, I will post on the global political environment as it relates to cryptocurrency.

Chia Farming Revisited

11 Jul 2021 1 minute read 1 comment Rands888

Previously I posted a review of the #Chia Farming process (#XCH): Since that review, Pools have been introduced and therefore I am providing an update.   Since the release of Offi...

Is it time for Miners to abandon Ethereum?

24 Jun 2021 1 minute read 4 comments Rands888

Is it time?  I have been asking myself this question for some time now, even before Berlin. The profits have been pretty solid, especially when Eth was over $3k, but the foundation has repeatedly been shitting on the very population that keeps the bl...

Chia Farming

23 Jun 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Rands888

Chia is a "greener" mining strategy using the Proof of Time and Space (PoTS) Protocol. It simply uses HDD space to "farm" plots you generate by having your CPU crunch algorithms. These plots are stored on a mass storage drive that is constantly pinge...

What to mine after Eth 2.0?

22 Jun 2021 1 minute read 1 comment Rands888

I have been pondering what to mine after Eth 2.0 is adopted. The block rewards are definitely decaying and will soon be to the point where it is more profitable to mine a different Altcoin. I have been experimenting with Ravencoin, Monero, and Ethere...

Who really cares about the China crackdown anyway???

22 Jun 2021 1 minute read 5 comments Rands888

I don't really get what the issue is regarding the China crypto power cut. The Chinese Government is afraid of disrupting the financial "order"? This translates to fear of losing control of their citizens. Correct me if I am wrong, but aren't we grow...