Rockshield Capital Corp investing in Dash Masternodes

Venture capital fund Rockshield Capital Corp released the list of blockchain-based startups and funds in which it has invested, including Neptune Dash Nodes Corp
12 January 2018   959

Rockshield Capital Corp is a diversified investment firm focused on, but not limited to, investing in early stage, high growth companies offering capital appreciation potential.

On January 11 of 2018 Rockshield Capital Corp. provided an update on the various blockchain investments it has made to date. The company stated that during past 6 months Rockshield had been reviewing opportunities in the blockchain and cryptocurrency industry and to date has invested in a number of blockchain companies that they think are best positioned to capitalize in the industry.

The first company in the list was Neptune Dash Nodes, which builds and operates Dash cryptocurrency masternodes.

The company exclusively invests in the Dash digital currency eco-system by building and operating Dash Masternodes, offering a dual revenue model by receiving variable yield from owning and operating Dash Masternodes, while getting exposure to Dash currency appreciation as well. Dash has assembled a very strong board and management team with some of Canada's leading digital currency and blockchain pioneers, including Guy Halford and Jackson Warren, founders of BTL Group.

Rockshield Capital Corp. statement

The mission of Neptune Dash Nodes company is to accelerate the mass adoption of digital currency through early support and investment in Dash technologies and infrastructure, and the company aims to become the global public markets leader in Dash.

Currently the price of Dash is rising, having slightly grown 2,10% within past hour and 1,70% within past 24 hours. The market capitalization of the coin grew from $7,6 billion to $8 billion within one day.

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

  • Average price: $1 041,90
  • Marketcap: $8 140 715 514
  • 24h volume: $147 773 000

Bitmain to Represent New Devices

Antminer S9 Hydro has a water colling system and new R1 miners can act as Wi-Fi hotspot
29 August 2018   934

The Chinese manufacturer of mining equipment Bitmain officially introduced Antminer S9 Hydro - a new device for mining bitcoin, the main feature of which is the water cooling system.

Antminer S9 Hydro
Antminer S9 Hydro 

According to the company, this is the first such miner in the world. The performance of Antminer S9 Hydro is 18 terahash per second, and the device itself has a much lower noise level and improved power consumption - 1728 watts, which is comparable to home appliances. The Hydro-Hex cooling system can also be used for space heating.

The declared price of the device on the manufacturer's website is $ 780.

Another novelty of the company is the "antrouters" of the R1 series, designed for mining Dash (R1-DASH) and Siacoin (R1-SIA).

Antrouter R1-DASH
Antrouter R1-DASH

In addition to the production of cryptocurrency, new devices worth $ 30 can also act as Wi-Fi routers.