Past Meetup

Proof of Work 101 & Trends in Cryptocurrency Mining

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Enteprise

3000 Lawrence Street Denver, CO 80205 · Denver, CO

How to find us

Downstairs in the Kitchen area!

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Details

Join Harrison & Julian Stahl, co-founders of BitHeat, for a two part talk discussing how and why cryptocurrency mining works as well as future trends.
We'll also showcase some mining hardware.

Part 1: We explain the process of Proof of Work mining, advantages of PoW over other consensus mechanisms, the technical underpinnings, and how it has evolved.
Part 2: We talk about other proof of resource mechanisms, ASIC resistance, FPGAs, heat recovery, and other trends in the industry.