Today I started testing an Android crypto mining app from MinerGate (external link).  For today I have it set to mine Monero (XMR)  The phones I’m running the miner on have an aggregate mining power of just under 20 H/s, which at today’s difficulty and value for Monero coins will generate $1.19 a month – significantly less than either Perk or Swagbucks. At current exchange rates I would need at least 960 H/s of mining power to match what I’m getting from Perk and Swagbucks. The theoretical upper limit of my two phone farms (with five phones each) is ~50 H/s, or ~5% of the power I need. The purpose of doing this, therefore is two-fold: because both Swagbucks andRead More →