What are the benefits and disadvantages of Dogecoin merge-mining with Litecoin?

What are the benefits and disadvantages of Dogecoin merge-mining with Litecoin?

Earlier this week Litecoin founder Charlie Lee posted on reddit that he thought it may be a good idea for Dogecoin to start merge-mining with Litecoin. This has started quite a large debate on the subject with some people for and some against merge-mining. In this article I intend to give some information on just what merge-mining is and some benefits or disadvantages it could have for Dogecoin.
Crypto-Coins, and You

Crypto-Coins, and You

Note from the author:  This is a piece I wrote for my company that gives returns on investments in bitcoins to fund expanding our farm. In it is a bunch…
Execoin launches Android wallet

Execoin launches Android wallet

Execoin has just launched their Android wallet. The wallet is very clean and has some very useful features to it. Here are the main features of the wallet: No registration,…
Value Increase Coming for All Coins?

Value Increase Coming for All Coins?

This has been a very interesting week for cryptocurrencies. With China heavily restricting Bitcoin exchanges from dealing with the banks, almost every cryptocurrency has lost some value this week. China…
An Amazing Week For Reddcoin

An Amazing Week For Reddcoin

Reddcoin has launched their API and is hosting a competition for programmers to write any program that uses the API. First place gets 5 million coins. The API being released…
Antminer U2 Bitmain Review

Antminer U2 Bitmain Review

The Antminer U2 from Bitmain is the latest version of the diminutive miner which works on SHA256 cryptocoins. More commonly referred to as an ASIC miner, the U2 draws very little power and requires very little setup to mine happily along at 2 GH/s.
DogeCoin: To the Moon?

DogeCoin: To the Moon?

Many of you have probably heard about the break-out Cryto-Currency that is DogeCoin. Its beginnings are almost as fun and entertaining as its future. Doge started off like many successful…
An Evening Outing With Reddcoin

An Evening Outing With Reddcoin

Just the other night I had the pleasure of joining /u/Arithes and /u/Dracothedot on their Smitecraft stream on twitch.Tv , Both members, are part of the Reddcoin community and promote…