It’s great to see all these new miners, it feels like 2017 all over again. Mining at a small scale is a fun hobby. But I’m seeing lots of the typical “X days till ROI” posts and I want to make sure the new guys understand what they’re actually getting into here, coming from someone who’s been mining for 8 years.

So I’ll get straight to the point: mining calculators lie to you. Well, technically they don’t “lie”, but they give you really bad information, and bad information is worse than no information. They are based on an assumption that…

Mark D'Aria

Mark D'Aria is the founder and CEO of Bitpro Cryptoconsultants, specializing in mining farm design and management and investment consulting.

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