Tag: Slush Pool

Slush Pool Introduces Hash Rate Proof

Slush Pool, the first bitcoin mining pool, announced the inclusion of a new feature that will increase the transparency of its operations, Hash Rate Proof is an add-on that will accurately report the Pool’s total hashrate, allowing miners to see in real-time relevant statistics. Slush Pool announced a brand new functionality that allows every single miner to continuously monitor and verify the accuracy of the pool’s hash rate. Mining Pools have been around …
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Slush Pool Block Size Voting Shows Miners Prefer Bitcoin Core

The ongoing discussions about the Bitcoin block size solution is far from over, even though the latest Bitcoin Core client is hinting at the upcoming implementation of Segregated Witness. Slush Pool has posted some interesting statistics regarding the miners voting for their favorite solution. Slush Pool Voting: Core, Classic, or Something Else? There are multiple Bitcoin block size solutions available to users today, although it remains doubtful whether one of …
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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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Indecisiveness On Slush Pool Automatically Means Bitcoin Core Mining

With multiple mining pools giving Bitcoin miners a say in the matter of whether they want to support Bitcoin Core or Bitcoin Classic, it was only a matter of time until some of the preliminary results were published. Based on the information we have received from Slush Pool, there seems to be a large amount of Bitcoin miners who are still undecided. However, those who do not express their vote …
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