The main premise of an ICO is that the cryptocurrency venture can create a digital coin or a token which is subsequently offered for sale to the public in an initial offering. You can think of an ICO as a similar process to an initial public offering (IPO) with the main difference that instead of equity share in a company, ICO will grant the investor a new coin or a token. Depending on the structure of the ICO the investor receives the coins for their investment. Venture capital firms and in rare cases for public investors, they are granted equity for the investment in the coin along with voting rights and dividends. The more common use case for an ICO is the value they provide to the investor which gives you access to using a specific project or a service. The venture, in turn, uses this money to grow and expand their platform.
ICOs are a mix between a donation and an investment. Owing to a number of scams in the industry, the community has adopted self-governing best practices and principles with respect to ICOs. Platforms like Koinify (now closed) promised due-diligence of projects before listing them, and releasing the money to the project team conditional upon realizing some pre-defined goals. Community members also demanded that projects use multi-signature wallets to enhance safety.
If they tap Accept, the file will be opened in the appropriate app on that other user’s device (a photo goes into Photos, an address book entry into Contacts, etc.). If they tap Decline, the transfer is canceled.
W/GH is the metric used to display a miner’s efficiency. The Antminer S7 is also the most efficient miner available on the market, with 0.25 W/GH. Consider that the previous version of the S7, the S5, had an efficiency of just 0.51 W/GH. That means the S5 uses twice as much electricity per hash as the S7.
I like to keep the configurations for multiple mining pools in the file, commented out with the # symbol. That way if I want to change what I am mining I can just alter the configuration without looking everything up again. Before you start mining, you definitely want to have a wallet address of your own to mine to, which in this configuration is set by the proxywallet configuration item.
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When someone tries to AirDrop something to you, whether on a Mac or iOS device, an alert will display asking if you want to accept the transfer, as well as providing a preview of the item. Once you accept on iOS, the file or information will automatically be saved in the appropriate app, usually the same app that originated the transfer on the sending device (so, for example, a photo shared by AirDrop will be saved to your camera roll on your iPhone). On Mac OS X you will be prompted to save the file wherever you want.
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There are several aspects to take into consideration when choosing the best GPU for cryptocurrency mining, but the most important one is hash power, or hash rate. Hash power refers to the card’s performance when it comes to solving the algorithms that make up the blocks, so the higher the hash rate, the faster the card can crunch through the numbers and collect the rewards. Hash performance is measured in hashes per second (H/s), but the mega multiplier is commonly used, so a card’s performance is usually measured in mega-hashes per second (MH/s), which stands for millions of hashes per second. Giga-hash and terra-hash per second (GH/s and TH/s) are also used sometimes, and stand for one billion hashes per second, and one trillion hashes per second, respectively.
HVAC is a serious additional expense when used to cool a mining or folding rig, it will add rough ballpark 40% to your electrical cost (somewhat less if you have a VERY high efficiency unit in the 15+ CEER/SEER range as opposed to common units that are typically 9.3 or so)
The GPU, or graphics processing unit, is a part of the video rendering system of a computer. The typical function of a GPU is to assist with the rendering of 3D graphics and visual effects so that the CPU doesn’t have to.
Was curious abt the motherboard for this rig, been a lot of bad reviews on it. I really want to build a 13 GPU rig over time, got the 8 GPUs on the way now deciding on which mobo. Have either of you had any issues with the risers touching either on the mobo or getting GPU errors from running the rig. Thanks!!
When searching for active and upcoming initial coin offerings better known as ICOs, one sees a mind boggling list of companies looking to raise money through ICOs, companies ranging from online sports gambling to regional banks being established for the digital generation, the only pre-requisite to qualify for raising funds through ICOs being that they must have a cryptocurrency and token as an integral part of product on offer.
For tuning the power, you can see the max power of each of the GPU’s is 200 Watts in the gethelp output. I found that setting the maximum power to 160 watts worked the best. After that, I worked to increase the memory speed as much as possible. In the the case of the ASUS Strix I was able to raise the memory speed from the default of 3802 to 4360. When operating, ethosdistro will turn the GPU processor speed down to keep the card within power limits. As you can see in the graphics above, this tuning produced about 460 H/s per GPU, for a total of 2745.
Hi Rolf – Thanks for the great info! I’ve purchased all the items in your list, and built my miner with the first GPU. What do you do about PSU cables for 6 GPUs? It looks like the HX1200 doesn’t have enough cables to power-up 6 GPUs. Do you buy additional cables? Am I missing something?
It sits in its own row, above all other sharing options. In that row, all available recipients will show up, with their names and the kind of device(s) they own (Mac, iPad, iPhone). Just tap one to send the file, photo, link or whatever. From your point of view, as a sender, that’s it. A progress indicator will rush around the edge of that person’s icon on your iPhone or iPad, showing you how fast the transfer is going.
If the recipient is signed in to your iCloud account, the item you’re sending is automatically accepted and saved. Otherwise, the recipient is asked to accept the item before it’s saved to their device.
Excessive exposure to a specific market sector within any asset class could put investors at greater risk. It’s important to seek diversification across a wide range of issues and industries in order to reduce the negative impact of a default.
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Cryptocurrencies, the best known of which is the bitcoin, use distributed ledgers known as block chains to track transactions. There are now hundreds in existence, as the currencies’ independence make them attractive to some users.
For now it’s a phenomenon, but tomorrow it could be yet another cautionary tale, joining the dot.com and MBS (Mortgage backed security) stories of yesteryear. It will boil down to the integrity of the sector and the success of companies raising capital, mindful that not all will deliver, but at least a majority.
Early investors in the operation are usually motivated to buy the cryptocoins in the hope that the plan becomes successful after it launches which could translate to a higher cryptocoin value than what they purchased it for before the project was initiated. An example of a successful ICO project that was profitable to early investors is the smart contracts platform called Ethereum which has Ethers as its coin tokens. In 2014, the Ethereum project was announced and its ICO raised $18 million in Bitcoins or $0.40 per Ether. The project went live in 2015 and in 2016 had an ether value that went up as high as $14 with a market capitalization of over $1 billion.
The two biggest single beneficiaries of the Founders’ Reward are the “Zcash Company strategic reserve” receiving 1.19% and the non-profit Zcash Foundation receiving 1.44%. The strategic reserve fund will go towards new projects to increase the value of the Zcash Company and the Foundation fund will benefit the maintenance and evolution of the Zcash protocol in the interests of all users, present and future.
There are little to no guarantees enforced by the government, depending on the country. However, by now most companies that have launched their ICO campaigns, impose restrictions on themselves to provide sufficient trust and transparency for the contributors.
Visit this website, fill out the details and confirm the email sent: Choose a 4-digit pin code which will be used in each update. Enter the site and select Zcash on the left side – Click on “wallet” and enter your ZEC wallet address. Click on “Update Account”.
One thing is certain, legal recourse to start ups with enforcement agencies able to take action against scammers and fraudsters would be a great start, the less savvy investor certainly there for the taking by the few who are so inclined.
One of the lowest risk is called Treasury Inflation Protection Securities, or TIPS. These bonds come with two methods of growth. The first is a fixed interest rate that doesn’t change for the length of the bond. The second is built-in inflation protection that is guaranteed by the government. Whatever rate inflation grows during the time you hold the TIPS, your investment’s value will rise with that inflation rate.
As long as you get a certificate of deposit with an FDIC insured financial institution, you are guaranteed to get your principal back as long as your total deposits at that specific financial institution are less than $250,000. The government is guaranteeing you cannot have a loss, and the financial institution will give you some interest on top of that.
The investment banker Michael Milken realized that fallen angels had regularly been valued less than what they were worth. His time with speculative grade bonds started with his investment in these. Only later did he and other investment bankers at Drexel Burnham Lambert, followed by those of competing firms, begin organizing the issue of bonds that were speculative grade from the start. Speculative grade bonds thus became ubiquitous in the 1980s as a financing mechanism in mergers and acquisitions. In a leveraged buyout (LBO), an acquirer would issue speculative grade bonds to help pay for an acquisition and then use the target’s cash flow to help pay the debt over time.
The lower-rated debt typically offers a higher yield, making speculative bonds attractive investment vehicles for certain types of portfolios and strategies. Many pension funds and other investors (banks, insurance companies), however, are prohibited in their by-laws from investing in bonds which have ratings below a particular level. As a result, the lower-rated securities have a different investor base than investment-grade bonds.