Cryptocurrency

Forum discussion tagged with Cryptocurrency.
  1. mangaman

    Malwarebytes says that Rapidvideo is riskware

    So I've been reading online that Malware-bytes premium blocks Rapidvideo. They said that it was associated with riskware, and uses your browser to mine cryptocurrency. Before downloading the free premium trial for Malware-bytes, my CPU never spiked above 20% when watching videos through...
  2. G

    What Is Cryptojacking (and How to Avoid This Coin-Mining Malware)

    Ever see your computer speed up inexplicably when you land on a website? You may have been cryptojacked. What Is Cryptojacking (and How to Avoid This Coin-Mining Malware) : Read more
  3. B

    Lookin for a reliable hardware wallet for my crypto?

    I'm currently using CoolwalletS to store my ether but their app keeps freezing on every transaction, i’m considering nano S but i want something that is easy to carry in my wallet, are there any coldwallets like the CoolwalletS but without all the annoying little bugs?
  4. T

    GPU hot but... not doing anything heavy - crypto scam???

    Radeon 290 idle temerature @ 75°Celsius. The gpu does nothing but a few web pages opened. I have 2 Radeon 290 Sapphire cards on a pc. The ambient temperature is around 25°C. I think this is not a normal temperature of a gpu doing nothing??? I have an antivirus ESET smart security premium. How...
  5. G

    Apple Boots Cryptocurrency Mining From the iPhone

    Revised app guidelines from Apple mean you won't be able to mine cryptocurrency on your iPhone. Apple Boots Cryptocurrency Mining From the iPhone : Read more
  6. G

    What Is CryptoKitties, and Is It Worth Playing?

    CryptoKitties is a game built on blockchain that lets you acquire, breed and sell virtual cats, sometimes for serious cash. What Is CryptoKitties, and Is It Worth Playing? : Read more
  7. The Paladin

    An old Alcoa plant in Upstate New York is going to be converted into one of the world's largest bitcoin mining centers

    Despite bitcoin's price decline this year, a cryptocurrency "mining" company is moving ahead with plans to repurpose a 1,300 acre plot once used by Alcoa for aluminum smelting. Coinmint said Tuesday it would invest up to $700 million in the upstate New York location, which it expects to be the...
  8. appletatoes

    Coin Magi - Wallet Question

    Hello, Not sure if anyone would know or not but I am wondering what the Sign Message and Verify Message function in the Coin Magi - Wallet program does. This wallet is used to collect the mined currency of XMG or otherwise known as Magi Coin. Thank you, Appletatoes
  9. C

    (URGENT) Totally locked out folder (Malware)

    I have a folder in AppData\Local folder named "reitskb" and I know it's part of a RAT-Based Cryptocurrency Miner that appears in my task manager as "Windows Process Manager (32 bit)" but when I attempt to delete it, I get an Access Denied error, and the Security tab of properties says I'm the...
  10. DarkTron

    What Cryptocurrency shoul I CPU/GPU mine?

    Title basically describes itself. What Cryptocurrency is the best to mine with my CPU or GPU in February 2016? Where will I be able to get more money out of it than the power will cost me? (The Cryptocurrency should probably be ASIC-resistant)
  11. S

    How to Start Mining Bitcoin with a GPU(not recommended)

    Bitcoin is the new hot thing. It is a virtual cryptocurrency that is distributed or "minted" by having computers do SHA-256 calculations often called hashing. This currency can be used as payment online and entirely decentralized so it can be transferred quickly and is nearly untraceable and has...