Category Archives: Python

Crawling GitHub for New Cryptonight Coins

This is the most important set of scripts I came up with. All new coins I was interested were fork off existing coins who host their source code on GitHub. Turtlecoin is the most developer friendly Cryptonight coin. It has 559 forks as of this writing and the developers are very friendly to helping people… Read More »

Numbers, database numbers and JavaScript

Numbers quickly became one of the trickier parts of tracking and calculating mining profit. MySQL offers many different numeric types and I first settled on using DECIMAL for most of my calculations. Some ridiculous values like with 40 significant digits. That worked out fairly well at the start. The cryptocurrency market however was in a… Read More »