Tag: F2Pool

F2Pool Allegedly Prevented Users From Investing in Status ICO

In the world of cryptocurrency, we often see allegations of foul play. Most of the time, these claims are unfounded and based on nothing but mere speculation. One of such accusations revolves around F2Pool and the Status ICO. Some people claim the mining pool bought heavily into this ICO and prevented the rest of Ethereum users from doing the same. It’s unclear how much truth there is to these allegations, …
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F2Pool now Signals SegWit yet the Reasoning Behind it Remains Unclear

The ongoing bitcoin scaling discussions has taken yet another interesting turn. F2Pool, one of the largest mining pools in the world, successfully mined its first SegWit signaling block. That is rather interesting, as the pool owner opposed SegWit for the longest time. It appears reaching the activation threshold on the litecoin network made him change his mind. F2Pool has A Change of Heart Quite a few bitcoin enthusiasts were surprised …
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Bitcoin Classic Mining Hashrate Increases By Over 50%

An interesting shift in mining power is taking place in the Bitcoin world for quite some time now, as various mining pools have started supporting Bitcoin Classic. However, not too many Classic blocks were mined on a daily basis, begging the question as to whether or not miners were even interested in the current block size debate. More recent Bitcoin block stats show how there are a lot of more …
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