Gpu Mining

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Gpu mining is comprised mostly of three applications. Cudaminer (Nvidia), CCminer (Nvidia), CGminer (Ati). We will talk about these three apps in the following paragraphs. Cudaminer In the early days of mining there was no ability for Nvidia users to use CUDA technology to accelerate mining of bitcoins. Cudaminer came to the rescue as it uses CUDA to squeeze up to 200% ┬ámore performance out of nVidia cards, as compared to OpenCL mining applications used previously. CudaMiner supports the following Algorithms: scrypt scrypt-jane scrypt-N keccak blake ( in github version only)   CCminer (Nvidia) This is the younger brother of Cudaminer and is used to mine other altcoins instead of

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Cryptonote part 2

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  The main features of the Cryptonote technology are the following 1 Difficult to trace and link payments 2 Double-spending proof 3 Block chain analysis resistance 4 Adaptive limits 5 Smooth emission 6 Egalitarian proof of work It is clear that the cryptonote technology has created some very interesting coins that can support each other and broaden their influence and technology level by using coin cooperation techniques and not just user adoption and market cap. The creators of these coins have created a Foundation and a stable ecosystem that allows them to create new technology and allow other coins to be benefited as a whole. Its a great idea in

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The CryptoNote Technology

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Cryptonote is an open source technology that contains concepts for the cryptocurrencies of the future. The white paper for this exciting new technology can be found here. In this paper the creator of Cryptonote Nicolas van Saberhagen explains the technology behind his idea and compares it to bitcoin technology. Coins created using Cryptonote are the following. CryptoNoteCoin CryptoNoteCoin is the reference implementation and the technology showcase of CryptoNote. It is designed to have zero commercial value since its genesis block is replaced every 2 months. For those willing to start their own CruptoNote-based coins, CryptoNoteCoin will pave the way for a smooth launch and unhindered emission. All in all the

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