BCH Bot Tippr Produced Tips Worth $70K on Reddit

A new Bitcoin Cash tip bot Tippr that lets users send small transactions using BCH is gaining more and more popularity due to fast and easy use
17 January 2018   2755

Tippr is a new convenient Bitcoin Cash tipbot for Reddit and Twitter users that allows them to reward good content when they want to support the author by leaving a tip. If the users of Twitter want to send instant payment they just have to write $0.50 @tipprbot somewhere in the comment section, and the same works with Reddit users, who should write $0.50 u/tippr. The amount of money is not limited.

Tippr bot on twitter exampleExample of how Tippr bot works on Twitter

In the recent tweet, the official account of Bitcoin reported that Tippr bot has produced $70,069 worth of approximately 50.1 BCH. All in all 20487 tips were made by 9813 users on Reddit, and this amount does not include tips made on Twitter.

Tippr rips per day chartTippr tips per day chart

According to the data about Tippr bot transactions, there are users who make pretty much huge tips, and the hugest amounts were $5388 and $7398. As for the moment of press, the amount of tips made on January 17 solely is $509.

At the moment of press, these are main market parameters of Bitcoin Cash:

  • Average price: $1 560,38
  • Marketcap: $26 396 324 308
  • 24h volume: $1 285 150 000

Bitmain to Announce New ASIC Chip

BM1397 chip requires less energy and is able to achieve efficiency at 30J / TH
18 February 2019   387

This Monday, the Chinese mining company Bitmain announced the next-generation 7-nm chip codenamed BM1397, which, according to it surpasses its predecessors in performance and energy efficiency and is suitable for mining cryptocurrencies on the SHA256 algorithm, including Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash.

The BM1397 chip requires less energy and is able to achieve efficiency at 30J / TH, which is “higher by 28.6% than the previous 7-nm chip from Bitmain”, codenamed BM1391.

BM1397 is manufactured using TSMC, a Taiwan-based semiconductor product company, which is one of the leading suppliers in the cryptocurrency mining industry.

The BM1397 chip will be installed in the new ASIC miners of the Antminer S17 and Antminer T17 models, the release of which Bitmain promises to announce later. The company does not provide other details of the updated devices in its message.