Cryptocurrency mining software is the method used to create new cryptocurrency and add components to an existing blockchain. Once mined, new cryptocurrency is validated and belongs to the mining party as a reward for contributing to the blockchain. Cryptocurrency mining technology utilizes the processing power of a computer’s graphics processing unit (GPU) to assist in finding blocks. Most mining today is done through a mining pool, which shares resources over a network and distributes the reward.
Cryptocurrency mining software utilize the processing power of site visitors or application users. Other tools dedicate local server resources to mining pools. Companies can use these tools to generate cryptocurrency of their own.
To qualify for inclusion in the Cryptocurrency Mining Software category, a product must:
Genesis Mining is a technology company and the world's leading provider for Bitcoin and altcoin cloudmining. We offer our clients easy access to small, medium and large mining contracts. Multipool techniques are used to automatically convert altcoins to Bitcoin, which are daily transfered into customer wallets. Mining starts immediately after signing the contract.
Bitminter began as an idea for a more user-friendly graphical bitcoin mining client. At the time mining software used a command line interface and most people don't even know what that is. Geir began work on this in March 2011 but later decided to build a complete mining pool.
BTCMiner is an industry leading Bitcoin mining pool. All of the mining power is backed up by physical miners. Mining with the latest algorithms allows to make as much Bitcoin as possible. We aim to provide you with the easiest possible way to make money without having to do any of the hard stuff.
Previously the DroidBTC Bitcoin Miner, this is a Bitcoin, Litecoin, and Dogecoin miner for Android, based on Simran Singh's AndLTC Miner ( https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.simran.andltcminerpro ) and pooler's cpuminer ( https://github.com/pooler/cpuminer ). Stratum compatibility has been added in version 1.2. This will mine all cryptocurrencies that use SHA-256 or scrypt, which include Bitcoin, Litecoin, Feathercoin, and Dogecoin, among others.
startMiner is an industry leading Bitcoin mining pool. All of the mining power is backed up by physical miners. Mining with the latest algorithms allows to make as much Bitcoin as possible. We aim to provide you with the easiest possible way to make money without having to do any of the hard stuff.