Aeon-stak-cpu allows you to mine Aeon via your CPU. This article will show you how to setup aeon-stak-cpu on Ubuntu 16.04.
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Mining Aeon on your Windows 10 computer using your GPU is easy with CCMiner 2.2.2. Continue reading “Aeon Nvidia GPU Mining With CCMiner 2.2 On Windows 10”
Recently I have been interested in Aeon so I have started to throw some hashing power behind it to accumulate coins. This guide will use aeon-stak-amd with prebuilt Windows binaries from this thread on Bitcoin Talk. I have also uploaded the binaries to my site in case something happens with that link. Continue reading “Aeon Mining With aeon-stak-amd On Windows 10”
xmr-node-proxy allows you to merge multiple Monero mining rigs into one, which helps lower the load on pools, reduces bandwidth used and allows you to use a lower difficulty setting. When using a proxy, the mining pool that you connect to see only one miner. Continue reading “How To Setup xmr-node-proxy on Ubuntu 16.04”
I recently started using SimpleMining OS and was perplexed when I went into the /var/log/ folder to find it mostly devoid of any of the usual linux log files. Specifically, I wanted to tail /var/log/messages but this file was not being created. Continue reading “SimpleMining OS: How To Enable Logging”
Running a Monero node is pretty straight forward. This article will use Centos 7 but the instructions will be the same for any other flavor of Linux that Monero supports.
yum -y install wget
tar -xjvf monero-linux-x64-v0.11.0.0.tar.bz2
You have now started the Monero daemon. Monero will begin syncing and once done you will be running a full Monero node.
If you are feeling generous and want to run a full node for Vertcoin the process is pretty straight forward. I will be using a new Linode instance running Ubuntu 16.04. The smallest Linode is plenty powerful to handle a full node. Continue reading “How To Setup A Vertcoin Full Node On Ubuntu 16.04”
This morning I woke up to my xmr-stak-cpu application file missing and Windows Defender had alerted to me that they flagged it as a virus. This is irritating but something I kind of expected would happen at some point.
The solution is simple: Continue reading “How To Exclude xmr-stak From Windows Defender on Windows 10”
Edit: This article is now outdated. Please use this article instead: Guide To Mining Monero On Windows 10.
Mining Monero on Windows 10 is as easy as downloading a zip file, extracting it and then editing one configuration file. Continue reading “Monero Mining with xmr-stak-cpu on Windows 10”
Lots of major retailers have accepted bitcoin for some time now while other alt coins have not seen much love. As I am investing and mining into Monero right now I wanted a way to easily make a purchase with my Monero without going to an exchange or a service like Shapeshift and trading for Bitcoin.
After hearing about https://www.xmr.to I decided to roll the dice and give it a shot on a $300 dollar Newegg order. It was as simple as this: Continue reading “How To Use Monero Anywhere Bitcoin Is Accepted With XMR.to”