Zcash 1.0.0 - Mining

The Zcash blockchain is live! The genesis block was release this morning, and people all around our planet have begun mining and transacting on it.

Guides

You can find the official Zcash 1.0 User Guide here: https://github.com/zcash/zcash/wiki/1.0-User-Guide

A Guide to Mining Zcash on Amazon EC2 is also available https://github.com/Austin-Williams/zcash-guides/wiki/Guide-to-Mining-Zcash-on-Amazon-EC2

Slow start

I recommend you to read the following post about the "slow start" https://steemit.com/zcash/@cryptos/ready-to-mine-zcash-zec-but-are-you-aware-of-the-initial-block-rewards
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Questions?

Use the Zcash Forum https://forum.z.cash/.

Equihash

https://www.internetsociety.org/sites/default/files/blogs-media/equihash-asymmetric-proof-of-work-based-generalized-birthday-problem.pdf