Recent content by tacohunter52

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    how forgiving should you be with mining calculators

    A good place to start would be to compare your actual hashrate with the one on the calc. Also, are you mining on a pool and considering fees? And then of course luck comes into play.
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    “Solo” Box Office a Historic Failure for “Star Wars”

    In general I hate star wars, it's fucking horrible. That said, I thought Solo was the only good star wars film I've seen. It was like a western set in space. Soooo, if you think star wars is dumb as fuck, then maybe you'll like this one despite what the critics amd fanboys say.
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    Can somebody tell me how to remove owncloud from Mint?

    How did you install it and what makes you think it's still there? Maybe there's some reminent files you just need to delete.., otherwise what you did should work I would think.., guess you could try: apt-get purge --auto-remove owncloud owncloud-client
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    Bitcoin Minus $119B..with a B

    ITT, people who weren't buying GPUs anyway.
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    Monero Crypto Not as Anonymous as You Might Think

    Depends on setup, at current profits more than a year though.
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    How do we give gamers first crack at new cards?

    Maybe, although when someone says all mining will no longer be profitable because one coin is moving to pos, automatically makes me feel like they have no idea what they are talking about.
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    Buying GPU From Miner?

    For what it's worth, since back in like august or july (whenever the prices started getting crazy) I've pretty much only been buying used cards from miners (even bought a 1070 with a real bad bend), and i've been mining with all of them 24/7 since with no problems from any of them... even the...
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    Coinbase, activation amounts not showing in bank acct

    It seems as though only people who purchased coins from coinbase with a debit card were affected. I to have a crypto only bank account and have not had any issues with coinbase. I have a buddy though, who bought $100 of ltc from them 2 weeks back and was charged 5 times for thr 1 transaction...
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    What to do with old working monitors?

    Usually they'll sit in storage for a while until I need one for something or give it away.
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    Bitcoin Mining Energy Use Set To Overtake Homes In Iceland

    Oh nooooz the big bad crypto maximizer. BTC is using .22% of the worlds electricty, ETH in comparison .07%. I mean, yeah maybe if we start seeing the networks expand by orders of magnitude in a short period of time..., btc did grow by about half an order of magnitude this year. I think there...
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    Crypto and gpu price going back

    A Gadjillion dollars, stop thinking about mining. It's obviously not worth it. ;)
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    Crypto and gpu price going back

    Don't tell people things like this :P
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    Bitcoin Mining Energy Use Set To Overtake Homes In Iceland

    Not that I want to debate this.., i hate this debate..., but many coins have "semi-rarity". Bitcoin for example has a maximum supply of about 21million, of which a fair amount is considered to be lost. That's quite a bit more rare then say, the dollar. (Some coins are way more scarce.., 42 for...
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    Bitcoin Mining Energy Use Set To Overtake Homes In Iceland

    If you mean types of consensus algorithms, That I know of, there is PoW (proof of work), PoS (proof of stake), PoC (proof of capacity), and PoWT (proof of work time), PoET (proof of elapsed time), PoL (proof of luck), PoB (proof of burn), PoA (proof of activity).., there are probably more that I...