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I have a GTX 960 2GB, and wouldn't mind some cash. I know mining bitcoin with it would maybe produce a few pennies a year, but someone told me there are other mining networks that aren't as inflated as Bitcoin. Also, I'm thinking about upgrading to a 1060 soon (for gaming) and use that for mining overnight/during school, if viable. Thanks.

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You'll want to keep your eye on a cryptocurrency mining profitability website such as this:

http://www.coinwarz.com/cryptocurrency

Please note that much of the mining software for a lot of these coins contain malware, so be very, very careful before installing such things.

  • What mining software should I use then? Is cgminer? – Josh Silveous Sep 12 '16 at 16:04
  • depends on the altcoin. They usually have some modification on cgminer or bfgminer that you need to download which allows you to mine that particular coin. – Jimmy Song Sep 12 '16 at 18:33

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