Coin Metrics has created a new methodology for assessing the activity of bitcoin miners

Coin Metrics analyst Karim Helmi has developed a new methodology for quantifying Bitcoin miners’ stocks that separates the activity of miners and mining pools. This allows them to more accurately estimate the stocks of mined coins at their disposal. Helmi points out that his approach takes into account the additional 380,000 BTC accumulated ahead of […]

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 […]