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Author Topic: Can bitcoin miners be used to mine alternative crypto currencies?  (Read 312 times)
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November 26, 2013, 10:28:04 PM
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Peercoin(PPC) and Namecoin(NMC) uses SHA-256 hash algorithm just like Bitcoin.Is it possible to use bitcoin mining hardwares to mine PPC and NMC?
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Even in the event that an attacker gains more than 50% of the network's computational power, only transactions sent by the attacker could be reversed or double-spent. The network would not be destroyed.
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November 26, 2013, 10:36:56 PM
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Uhhhh I would think so

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November 26, 2013, 11:03:56 PM
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Yes you can use BTC Asics on any SHA Alt Coin.
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