BTCX 5 years!

I love new years, not just because of the great parties and the celebration, but because that it’s an ending of a year, it gives me time for contemplation and reflect upon the year that has passed. And even more a great opportunity for taking a step in a new direction, both personally, career vise…

Zcash and Mining

A simple guide to Zcash mining on Linux. Personally I use a flavor or Debian/Ubuntu and the guide will follow that setup. Reference: https://z.cash/ Requirements Currently, you will need: Linux (easiest with a Debian-based distribution) 64-bit 4GB of free memory We’ll build the binaries from git, so let’s get started here. Get git Get the source code…

Litecoin released roadmap for 2016

Not so much has come from Litecoin the latter years, but now they have release a roadmap for 2016 to raise capital and engage the community. BTCX had litecoin as one of the most traded cryptocurrencies during late 2013, yes, it even surpassed bitcoin for a short while, personally I love this shiny silver currency,…

Kom igång enkelt med Mining

För ett par år sedan kunde man mine’a med sitt grafikkort och få upp till en bitcoin om dagen. Idag är det en mer kostsam och avancerad process vilket det har växt upp en hel industri omkring. Istället för att köpa hårdvara och konfigurera denna själv är dagens lösning cloud mining. Företag har server-farmer i kalla områden…

Blocktech 2015 in retrospect

2015 has been a busy year filled with new ideas, new businesses and a lot of hard work from everyone in the blocktech community. It was also the year where blockchain was acknowledged from traditional finance and banks for it’s revolutionary design and secure ledger. Perhaps the biggest challenge of 2015 has been the, so far…