2016/09/13 2:49 AM

BTC.com has launched a new, open source bitcoin mining pool. Out of the gate, the pool seems to have some advantages in the pool sector of the mining industry. They have iOS and Android apps ready from launch, but the highlight is the efficient system underneath the platform.

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The New BTC.com Mining Pool

BTC.com The mining pool’s software monitors other pools and blocks in real time, allowing miners to quickly move to a new block when one gets solved by another pool. This extra efficiency should result in solving more solved blocks from the pool’s hash power.

BTC.com’s large distribution of nodes around the world makes up another notable improvement over standard mining pools.  These nodes are in the setup process, and should be online soon.  This deployment will allow miners to connect to nodes closer to them for improved efficiency.

Here is the official press release:

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