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Zero announces ASIC resistance in light of Z9 miner

Zero coin’s development team announced on twitter about their renewed commitment towards ASIC resistance. Zero is ASIC RESISTANT 💪$zer #zero #zerocurrency #crypto #privacy #privacycoin #cryptocurrency #cryptocurrencies #BTC #bitcoin $btc #zcash $ZEC #Mining #zerohero #zerotohero #equihash192_7 #equihash #miners #algorithm #GPUMining #whatisit #ASIC #ecofriendly #resistant pic.twitter.com/7TZsSH7lwA — Ƶero (@ZeroCurrencies) May 3, 2018

BitcoinZ to fork against Antminer Z9 Equihash miner

BitcoinZ’s team announced on BitcoinTalk, that their  coin will always be ASIC resistant. Our team is aware of the recent Equihash ASIC development and is currently working on a response. More information will be released shortly regarding direction. Rest assured, BitcoinZ will always be ASIC resistant. Read more at BitcoinTalk

Safecoin announces fork to become resistant to Bitmain Antminer Z9 Miner

SafeCoin team took to twitter to announce that they will be forking to make the coin resistant to ASIC mining against the upcoming Antminer Z9 Mini. ** Important Update from the @SafeCoins Team ** This update is in regards to the upcoming release of equihash ASICs. #Equihash #bitcoin #Bitcointalk #Mining #miningpool #bitcoins #btcnews #BTC pic.twitter.com/BHGgW1bqhN…
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Komodo devs turn down Fork against Antminer Z9 Mini

Komodo developer, jl777B, commenting on the BitcoinTalk forum, responded that the Komodo team won’t be doing a hard fork against the Bitmain Antminer Z9 Mini Equihash miner. We wont be changing the PoW just because there are ASIC for them, especially since the 5% dominates mining and notary mining is the majority of the mining…
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Bitcoin Gold BTG to fork away from Antminer Z9 Mini Equihash miner

4th May 2018: We will not allow that to happen – BTG team On the Bitcoin Gold website, BTG team issued a response to the miner. Apparently, they are going to either modify the equihash algorithm or move to a different algorithm altogether. ASIC-resistance is central to our mission. Bitcoin Gold, BTG, was conceived while…
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Forks against Bitmain Antminer Z9 Mini Equihash ASIC Miner

Status of Hard Fork announcements from all Equihash algorithm coins concerning Bitmain’s Antminer Z9 Mini ASIC miner. This article will be updated as and when new announcements are made. List of all Equihash Coins:  Equihash Coins Code Fork Status Fork Date Details   AchieveCoin ACH No Announcement NA   Bitcoin Gold BTG Will Fork NA…
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Bitmain Antminer Z9 Mini – ZCash (Equihash) miner review

On March 3rd, Bitmain made a surprise announcement of their Equihash miner, the Antminer Z9 mini. The Z9 Mini sports 10K sols/s at 300watts power usage, which is 10 times cheaper than a comparable 1080Ti rig  while consuming 1/10th of the power. Zcash is the top coin in Equihash algorithm and there are several prominent…
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Miners: Get paid in Bitcoins without using Nicehash

Nicehash is a mining marketplace where miners use the Nicehash application and gets paid in Bitcoins. Nicehash miner automatically changes the algorithm being mined based on the current profitability of the algorithm. But the general perceptions among PRO miners is that miners should mine the respective coins directly without mining on Nicehash and such a…
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HitBTC Lists BTCP, BTCP trade volume at all time high (ATH) of USD 3 million

Bitcoin Private (BTCP) markets went live on HitBTC on Thursday after a month of waiting from BTCP supporters. Although BTCP was initially reported to be listed in end of March by HitBTC, the markets went live in May, which came as a relief to BTCP community which was expecting a larger exchange to support the…
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