Super Bitcoin: another Bitcoin fork?

Should we wait for a new hardfork of Bitcoin just a couple of days after the previous one happened? Let’s try to figure out
26 November 2017   6692

Just a couple of days after the news about Bitcoin Diamond fork, the reports about the launch of another Bitcoin hardfork started to appear. 

What is Super Bitcoin?

As it is stated on the official website of Super Bitcoin (SBTC) it is an experiment which aims to implement promising solutions that the community has been proposing. It is also said that past 3 year-competition of the Bitcoin’s capacity expansion has prevented its development and a large market share was lost due to the pressue from the smart contract of Ethereum and Zcash. Therefore, a large number of geeks and the renowned professionals in Bitcoin circle have been summoned to inject new momentum into Bitcoin.

The Bitcoin will be forked at block 498888 and new qualities are promised to be incorporated as well. All Bitcoin holders are stated to be given one Super Bitcoin for each Bitcoin they hold for free.

super bitcoin roadmapSuper Bitcoin roadmap

The total amount of Super Bitcoin is 21,210,000, and 210,000 of which were pre-mine. Those 210,000 SBTC shall be managed by the foundation to encourage the early developers, invest ecological construction and operate the foundation.

The main features of Super Bitcoin are stated as follows:

  • Smart Contract
  • Lightening Network
  • Zero-knowledge proof
  • Bigger Blocks

Giant Mining Solar Powered Farm to Created in California

Plouton Mining will allocate solar panels on 49 acres and it's planned they should generate about 10-13 megawatts per day, working for an average of 12 hours
26 June 2019   54

Plouton Mining, a subsidiary of Plouton Group Holding, intends to open the largest Bitcoin farm in North America for mining, whose operations will be provided by solar energy. To this end, the firm chose a territory in the western part of the Mojave Desert, California.

Plouton Mining will place solar panels on 49 acres: they should generate about 10-13 megawatts per day, working for an average of 12 hours. The company stressed that Western Mojave receives sunlight for 70% of the year.

The company will also sign the necessary contracts with local electricity suppliers in order to operate the farm in the absence of solar radiation.

Meanwhile, the bitcoin hashrate has again updated the historical maximum at 66.666 EX / s.