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90% Of Monero Mined

It is estimated that by the middle of 2022 there will be over 18.4 million Monero XMR coins in circulation but it’s recently come to knowledge that over 90 percent of XMR has already been mined. According to data from MoneroBlocks.info, a Monero blockchain explorer, the privacy enabled cryptocurrency has emitted near to the 16.6 million XMR. As the emission forms in balance with the overall supply, the Monero project will switch to a new supply program which has been called tail emission. Monero has made announcements in the past which suggest that miners will have a continuous mining reward...

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Monero Mining Helping Bail Out Refugees In U.S.

Reports came out earlier this week that Bail Bloc would be focusing their Monero mining contributions to bail out migrants in ICE detention facilities. The “cryptocurrency scheme against bail” is teaming up with the Immigrant Bail Fund to help over 40,000 people finance their payment. Bail Bloc, is an app developed by The New Inquiry which launched at the end of last year and had a small percentage of the operating device dedicated to computing power to mine cryptocurrency. After there was a huge flood of economic refugees running away from their homes in South and Central America, the President...

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Is Monero XMR Really The ‘Sleeping Giant’ Of Cryptocurrency

Monero Outreach, a branch of the Monero community had published an article on their website monerooutreach.org, last month which discusses why they believe Monero XMR is the sleeping giant of cryptocurrency and that one day, even Bitcoin will sit in the shadow of XMR. This week, the article started getting traction within the mainstream cryptocurrency news outlets, so, we want to explore exactly what the team have said in order to understand if Monero will one day become the world's biggest cryptocurrency. Before we continue, please do remember that we are not investment advisers and that this is not investment...

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Will the US Gov Crack XMR or ZEC Privacy Features? They're Launching a Competition to Find Out

In the near future, Monero and Zcash will find out if they can withstand the full pressure of the United States government. The Department of Homeland Security’s Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program, which is comprised of the Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction Office and Science and Technology Directorate has issued a pre-solicitation announcement regarding a grant to crack Monero and Zcash’s privacy. The final solicitation should be posted on 19 December 2018. Effectively, hackers in the United States and the rest of the world will submit proposals on how they would compromise the anonymity of Monero and Zcash, and...

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Cryptocurrencies To Look Out For: XLM & XMR

Despite the cryptocurrency market being in a slight slump over past two weeks which saw Bitcoin sink to lows of $4,000, Stellar and Monero have both claimed that they are going to be the next big thing in the cryptocurrency space by consolidating their market cap. The two digital currencies have added good amounts to their market cap to solidify their holdings in higher places on the list for the top ten cryptocurrencies. For a short time last week, Stellar Lumens became the fifth biggest cryptocurrency after it took over EOS however, it was still behind Bitcoin Cash. Currently, Stellar...

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