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What's Halvening

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What's Halvening, crypto nerds? Hosted by Cassie Clifton and produced by Bitcoin Magazine, the show chronicles the latest and greatest developments taking shape across the complex and ever-changing cryptocurrency mining industry through interviews with mining experts, CEOs and early enthusiasts. Thi… read more

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Ep. 6: Nick Hansen & Eddie Wang on the Need for Transparency and Spot Markets in Bitcoin Mining

Welcome to What's Halvening!

Hosted by Cassie Clifton and produced by Bitcoin Magazine, the show chronicles the latest and greatest developments taking shape across the complex and ever-changing cryptocurrency mining industry through interviews with mining experts, CEOs, and general enthusiasts.

In this episode of What's Halvening, Cassie interviews Nick Hansen and Eddie Wang, co-founders of Luxor Tech, North America’s largest mining pool operator. Today we discuss

  • why Luxor was founded and what sets them apart from other pools
  • the launch of their Bitcoin mining pool in October 2019
  • considerations when building out a profit-switching pool
  • payment mechanisms
  • the importance of a reliable hashrate spot market

Follow us on Twitter at @whatshalvening
Follow Cassie on Twitter at @bitcoincass
Follow Luxor on Twitter at @LuxorTechTeam
Follow Nick Hansen on Twitter at @NickHansen600
Follow Eddie Wang on Twitter at @Eddiepluswang

https://www.luxor.tech/

https://mining.luxor.tech/en

Join Luxor's Discord Channel: https://discord.gg/BhhASqq

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