For a long time, DogeHouse was one the biggest mining pools in the Dogecoin network, dedicated to solely mining Dogecoin. The pool officially shut down on April 7, 2014.
Dogecoin block rewards halved on the 28th of April 2014. The payout was reduced from 250,000 coins to 125,000 coins per block.
Even though the DigiByte DigiShield is not a new phenomenon anymore, and even has been installed on Dogecoin, there are still some misunderstandings regarding its functionality.
After previously discussing the biggest parasites in Dogecoin 1.5 in part one, this part will focus on version 1.6 and the changes herein compared to version 1.5.
Following the report on how the update to Dogecoin 1.6 affected Dogecoin mining in general, Dogeconomist will zoom in on the actual winners and losers of the update.