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Is it possible to convert Bitcoin Miner to Litecoin Miner?

I have 90Gh/s Bitcoin Miner and its almost useless for Bitcoin Mining with current difficulty. By changing the Linux software installed in it can I convert this Bitcoin Miner to Litecoin Miner? I am ...
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I need a software for show bitcoin-balance

Do you know a software for show information on my public key. I MUST NOT use blockchain.info or other web-site. Thank you! and software for pc?
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What software do exchanges use to manage wallets?

Do they write wrappers around bitcoind or is there a better solution out there? Some exchanges handle dozens of digital currencies, does this mean they are running bitcoind, litecoind, dogecoind, etc ...
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Has anyone attempted to rewrite the bitcoin software and protocol?

As anyone who has looked at the bitcoin protocol in depth can tell, it is really a huge mess of different encodings, hashing styles, and endian conversions. Although it would be a fairly cosmetic ...
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BFGMiner vs. CGMiner

What is the difference between BFGMiner and CGMiner in Laymen's terms? Also, the longterm outcome will be exactly the same if mining is done with or without a pool, correct?
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Is there an open source tool to publically destroy bitcoins?

Several interesting applications of bitcoins involve a scenario where they are intentionally "destroyed". Is there an open source tool that can be used to destroy bitcoins? And if so, is it possible ...
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Are the original Bitcoin Qt client's developers around and can we ask them to consider a portable version? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to Make Bitcoin QT Client Portable? (Windows) That is my conclusion. It's better to experiment for myself that asking all these questions I have to restrict myself ...
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How to find partners for a Bitcoin business?

Are there any resources available to find people who are interested in starting a Bitcoin-related business? To answer comments: I am looking for both partners who want to start a business and ...
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Can Artificial Intelligence be used to mine BitCoins faster?

Can Artificial Intelligence be used to find more efficient mining algorithms? Is there only one algorithm that can be used to mine? EDIT: Asking about running the SHA(SHA(block header)) more ...
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Which software can I use to setup an e-wallet site?

I am relatively new to Bitcoin and I have a very simple question: what wallet software is behind "online wallet sites" like http://www.blockchain.info? I would like to set up a mini-site to store ...
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Relative performance of various mining software?

Has any measured the relative performance of various mining software? I figure such a study would be very beneficial for all the miners to choose the most optimal software out there to squeeze out the ...
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Which mining pools use custom mining software?

Which mining pools use custom mining software? Do those pools require the users to use their software, or just encourage their users?
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When was the first GPU miner made available publicly?

The GPU miners are widely used nowadays, but that wasn't always the case. When was the first GPU mining software made available publicly?
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Ogrr market size

I've heard that [Ogrr] (http://ogrr.com/) has provided Bitcoin as its internal unit of trading. Could someone who knows the forum well provide us with information about: How large is the transaction ...
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Is there any software available for testing of Bitcoin security?

I'm currently in the process of working on my thesis about Bitcoin security and I'm wondering if there's any software available for testing of Bitcoin security? For example, are there any programs ...
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Which miners support generating their own midstate?

Currently I was testing RPCMiner on my Mac running a custom pool, and it appears to crash because I can't generate a proper midstate value. Which miners support generating their own midstate (as per ...
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Which Bitcoin miners allow one to use paths in URLs?

I've recently been experimenting with implementing a pool and testing it against GUIminer. To my surprise, it was not able to handle paths in URL of the pool, only subdomains. For example, calling: ...
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Mining software not using Json-RPC?

Is there some mining software out there that doesn't use Json-RPC as a communication method with the mining pool? If so, what protocol are they using?
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Is there a miner with a controllable hashrate?

Sometimes people don't want to mine at a full load due to various reasons (computer noise, hardware concerns, etc). Are there any miners out there in which one can set a hashrate limit? I know one can ...
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Mining as a screensaver

Strongly inspired by the SETI program, I was considering putting together a mining client that mines when a computer switches to screensaver. I know this would cost some PGU when the computer takes a ...
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Which mining software/script provides the greatest MHash/sec and power efficiency balance?

Hopefully this is not too specific.. Which mining software/script provides the greatest MHash/sec and power efficiency balance? (I'm currently using an old version of phoenix miner) Preferably for ...
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How to start programming your own Bitcoin client?

I want to develop my own Bitcoin client in a language that is not yet supported. Are there any resources that can be referenced to help me, or any other future developer with the task, or is the ...
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Is there an open source (free) client or code for bitcoin transactions [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I accept bitcoins on my website? I have a few websites I am working on, but is there an open source code I can use that will allow people to deposit bitcoins on ...
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Why hasn't the Bitcoin client advanced to version 1.0?

Who would invest money in a currency, which is held together by some software, which is currently in version 0.3.24? It is like putting ones money in a bank, which is currently undergoing in a test ...
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Are there any Scala libraries/implementations/projects on bitcoin?

There are quite a few Java libraries and I am building my Scala code on BitcoinJ, but obviously, native Scala libraries would be quite a bit more elegant. Has anyone tried?
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Is there some way to merge two wallets or to import/export addresses?

I've got one wallet.dat from my laptop and another on my desktop, each containing various (different) receiving addresses that I use pretty often. I'd like to merge them into a single wallet.dat so I ...
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How can I start my own mining pool?

Is there some relatively simple (and preferably free/open-source) solution for starting my own mining pool? How close to "turnkey" would such a solution be and with pool operators mostly running at 0% ...
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Are there any Mining OS to be started from USB?

Considering my PC as a mining rig I don't want to install anything on HD. Setting up a system with full GUI mining capabilites (proprietary drivers, OpenCL, ...) can take some time. An out of the box ...
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How do I develop mobile applications for Bitcoin?

I would like to develop a mobile Bitcoin application for the Android and iPhone platforms. What libraries and resources can I use?
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What open source miner applications are there?

What open source miner applications are there? Especially to see how the mining process works.