CN Turtle Will Steal Your Girl

With all the commotion about the next fork upgrade, and the debut of our new hashing algo, CN Turtle, I wanted to make sure everyone has the run down about the fork upgrade before it arrives in a few weeks. Today, I got with IBurnMyCD who has been the lead on this algo and got a short interview about what is CN Turtle and what does it mean to me, both as a miner and a user. Continue Reading →

CN Adaptive, Nerva, and the Quest For Fair Mining

Nerva, and the quest for fair mining

Welcome everyone, thanks for tuning in.  As you may remember, in our previous articles about fair mining there’s quite the discussion forming around hashing algorithms and the hardware that can run them, specifically, who can have the greater advantage: CPUs, GPUs or specialty hardware. We’ve considered many algorithms along the way, and one of them was Cryptonight Adaptive, so today we’ve got for you a very special interview with TRTL guest-dev, and the creator of Cryptonight Adaptive, AngryWasp, where he tells us about his blockchain NERVA and the algorithm that powers it! Continue Reading →