How strongly Bitcoin miners influence the market

Analyst Karim Helmi and the Coin Metrics team have developed a new methodology for quantifying the assets held by bitcoin miners. Its peculiarity lies in the separation of the activity of miners and mining pools, which makes it possible to more accurately estimate the reserves of mined coins at their disposal. Key points Within the […]

How to ensure confidentiality and security when mining bitcoin

In the early days, Bitcoin mining was truly open and accessible. Anyone could just download the free software to their computer and start making money. However, such a low barrier to entry did not last long. By the end of 2010, CPU mining had lost its competitiveness due to the advent of GPUs. This trend […]