Jaguars Are Loose

My strange pattern recognition

Jaguar Attacks AKA: Context Example from real life given by a friend explaining my lateral thinking Someone explains solid plan to rob a bank I respond with: What about a jaguar getting loose from the zoo and attacking during your get away Given my history of calling the oddball scenarios… it’s got 60⁄40 odds of happening if I call it out. So What? I have a knack for finding edge cases and picking the one that’s most likely to happen. [Read More]

Full Disclosure

My Current Portfolio

Full Disclosure It’s been awhile since I’ve written about my overall layout of coins/tokens/etc. This post is a quick and dirty run down of what I’m holding, why I’m holding and what I’m doing for trading. I also updated the donations page to better reflect the coins/tokens I’ve been using more and want to support directly. Please take note of these. Holdings / Daily Drivers XEM The coin I love. [Read More]

Minergate

AVOID -- They are skimming

AVOID MINERGATE, THEY AREN’T GIVING YOU YOUR HASHES!!!! I’ve been working with someone on ideas for more power efficient Monero (XMR) mining. During the course of our discussion and testing they indicated that the hash rates I was reporting ‘seemed wrong’. I’ve got three XEON CPUs, an i7, an AMD FX 8320, pair of GTX 1030s and pair of GTX 730s all chewing away on XMR. Before this post, I was using Minergate as my pool and they were reporting a hashrate of ~1kh/s for all my gear. [Read More]