GRIN Hard Fork Upgrade

Dear miners, The GRIN network will undergo a planned hard-fork at block 524,160 at approximately 2020-01-16 04:00 (UTC). From this hard-fork upgrade, the Cuckarood29 algorithm will update to the Cuckaroom29 algorithm. After this time, old versions of GRIN mining software are no longer supported. Miners need to update their mining software to the latest version. (Please refer to the GRIN Mining Tutorial) Miners using full node wallets need to upgrade their wallets to the version 3.0.0. Miners using an exchange (such as Coinbase, Kraken, or Binance), a web wallet service (such as Metamask, MyCrypto, or MyEtherWallet), a mobile wallet service (such as Coinbase Wallet, Status.im, or Trust Wallet), or a hardware wallet (such as Ledger, Trezor, or KeepKey) do not need to… Read More ›

Ethereum Classic (ETC) Hard Fork is Cominig

Dear miners, The Ethereum Classic (ETC) network will be undergoing a planned hard-fork at block 9,573,000 mil at approximately 2020-01-12 19:30 UTC. This Agharta hard fork will be a change to the underlying Ethereum Classic protocol, creating new rules to improve the system. Please note: To ensure a successful fork, please upgrade to a fork-compatible version. The specification proposed for the hard fork is being implemented as below: Classic-Geth, version 6.1.2 or later. Multi-Geth, version 1.9.6 or later. Parity, version 2.6.8-beta & 2.5.13-stable Hyperledger Besu, version 1.3.7 or later. Classic Geth will reach END OF LIFE on January 12th, 2020. The Agharta hard-fork will be the last hard-fork supported by Classic Geth. If you are a Classic Geth user, then migrate… Read More ›

Closure of VBK Pool

Dear Miner, Due to instability of the VBK, F2Pool has decided to shut down the VBK pool as of 2020-01-03 16:00 UTC. In order to maximize mining revenue, please switch to mine other cryptocurrencies as soon as possible. If your VBK balance is less than the minimum payout threshold, please submit a request through Zendesk  or contact our customer support team to apply for a manual withdrawal. Please make sure your request mentions your VBK wallet address.   The F2Pool team 2020-01-03 Read More ›

Ethereum Muir Glacier Upgrade

Dear F2Pool miners: Ethereum Muir Glacier Upgrade will occur at 2020-01-02 08:00 UTC. This upgrade is a supplement to the previous Istanbul upgrade. The mining difficulty is expected to be reduced by about 20%. Correspondingly, the mining revenue will increase by about 20% after the Muir Glacier upgrade. Miners using full node wallets need to upgrade their wallets to the latest version. For details, please refer to: https://blog.ethereum.org/2019/12/23/ethereum-muir-glacier-upgrade-announcement/ Miners use an exchange (such as Coinbase, Kraken, or Binance), a web wallet service (such as Metamask, MyCrypto, or MyEtherWallet), a mobile wallet service (such as Coinbase Wallet, Status.im, or Trust Wallet), or a hardware wallet (such as Ledger, Trezor, or KeepKey) you do not need to do anything unless you are… Read More ›

F2Pool will shut down the GRV Pool

According to the statistics of the past three months, the mining revenue of GRV is much lower than other crypto-currencies of similar mining machines. At the same time, the number of GRV rigs connected to F2Pool is extremely small. So F2Pool decided to shut down the GRV Pool at 06:00 on December 29, 2019, UTC. If the GRV balance is insufficient, you can edit  “GRV+ wallet address”, and submit the information through Zendesk or contact customer service to apply for  withdrawal. F2Pool will continue to provide miners with more and better quality crypto-currency mining services, thanks for your support. Read More ›

F2Pool will shut down the XSC Pool

According to the statistics of the past three months, the mining revenue of XSC is much lower than other crypto-currencies of similar mining machines. At the same time, the number of XSC rigs connected to F2Pool is extremely small. So F2Pool decided to shut down the XSC Pool at 00:00 on December 31, 2019, UTC. If the XSC balance is insufficient, you can edit  “XSC+ wallet address”, and submit the information through Zendesk or contact customer service to apply for  withdrawal. F2Pool will continue to provide miners with more and better quality crypto-currency mining services, thanks for your support. Read More ›

Mine ETC again with F2Pool

Dear ETC miners, Due to node synchronization issues in October 2019, F2Pool temporarily suspended the ETC mining pool. All issues are now resolved and the ETC pool is now live from 2019-12-25. ETC is mined by the Ethash algorithm, and GPU miners now have another coin to mine. Please join F2Pool and we hope you enjoy mining with us!   ETC mining tutorial: https://blog.f2pool.com/en/mining-tutorial-en/eth-etc_en Read More ›

F2Pool BTC QuickPay Service Announcement

Dear Miners, F2Pool has established a cooperation with Cobo and Bixin, to enable BTC QuickPay service for our miners. From 2019-12-24, F2Pool miners who use a Cobo or Bixin wallet address will enjoy the following benefits for BTC mining: No minimum payout threshold, each day you will receive the full mining revenue in your wallet Faster payouts without waiting for block confirmations, each day you will receive your mining revenue in your Cobo or Bixin wallet as soon as the payout is processed by F2Pool   To enjoy the BTC QuickPay service, please obtain a Cobo or Bixin wallet address and add it to your BTC mining account.   F2Pool 2019-12-24 Read More ›

Announcement: Pascal Coin (PASC) Hard Fork

Dear miners, The Pascal Coin (PASC) hard fork will occur at block 378,000 at approximately 2019-12-12 20:00 UTC. The hard fork will upgrade the PASC mining algorithm from RandomHash to RandomHash2. It is expected that no new coins will be created due to the hard fork. Please note: After the hard fork, the new algorithm is not optimized for GPU mining, and we recommend CPU mining. After the hard fork, you need to restart your mining software to enable the software to mine the new algorithm. Poloniex exchange no longer supports PASC trading. Currently, Vite Wallet and TOKOK Exchange support PASC. Thank you for your continued support. F2Pool Team 2019-12-12 Read More ›