Mcgill Microwave Systems Full Helium Installation Kit EU868 6dBi Review – LMR-600 & 6dBi antenna for the best possible HNT mining performance

For whatever reason, it didn’t occur to me to review the Mcgill Microwave Systems Full Helium Installation Kit when I first bought it. So, I didn’t document or take many photos, so it is a bit of a limited review, but I think it is worth writing about regardless. My Helium hotspot has done OK … Read more

Mimiq FinestraMiner Helium Crypto Miner Hotspot Launches – Uses direct windowpane mounting for user-friendly installation

The range of Helium hotspots is gradually increasing, thankfully. While many users are still waiting on backorders of their Nebra and Rak hotspots, new brands such as Bobcat and SyncroB.it have managed to fulfil orders much faster. Demand is still high, though, and all brands have a relatively long lead time for delivery. The latest … Read more

Helium Hotspot Review – Mine Helium HNT cryptocurrency – How much money can you earn? [August 2021 Update]

Where to buy a Helium Hotspot? UK, EU and US models I had previously recommended Nebra/Pi Supply but this appears to have turned out to be a bad decision by me. Like many others, I have been waiting months for my order while Bobcat and others have been shipping. I am sure Nebra will get … Read more

Helium HNT Profits After Halving: HNT hits all-time high at $25 but is mining with a Helium Hotspot still profitable?

It has been a rough few months for crypto. I like, like many others, invested money into cryptocurrency towards its peak and didn’t sell prior to the crash, wiping out thousands of my portfolio value. I assumed it would be similar to crypto crashes in the past, and it was going to be a case … Read more

Paradar 8.5dBi & 4.5dBi Helium Antenna Review – High gain 868Mhz antenna to maximise HNT earnings

With the Helium Hotspots finally be shipped, many people will want to maximise the amount of HNT they can mine via their hotspot. I have previously used the MikroTik LoRa 6.5dBi as my main antenna, and now Nebra has started shipping their 5.8dbi and 3dbi glass fiber LoRa antennas. However, the 8dbi model is out … Read more

Nebra Helium Miner Starts Shipping – Batch 1 orders will soon be able to mine $HNT

Anyone wanting to get into mining Helium (HNT) has no doubt been incredibly frustrated by the lack of availability of the Helium Hotspots from all the suppliers, including Nebra, Rak, Bobcat and SyncroB.It. Much like the current GPU shortage, manufacturers have been suffering from a shortage of chips, primarily due to the ongoing Covid pandemic. … Read more

Helium Hotspot Antenna Upgrade Guide – 8dbi vs 5.8dbi vs 3dbi – Which cables & connectors to choose to reduce signal loss?

Update – I have updated this content to be more clear about the effective range. I have previously written a post on upgrading my Helium Hotspot with the MikroTik LoRa 6.5dBi Omni Antenna. Since then, I have made a lot of changes, obsessing about finding the best performance. Sadly my performance has dropped due to … Read more

Shiba vs Doge – Shiba Inu cryptocurrency beats the market with 8-fold growth in 7 days putting Dogecoin to shame

Update – it is now peaking at around $0.00003 – A 76% growth since I posted this article The world of investing and cryptocurrency have gone insane this year. After having success with mining Helium, I have become increasingly obsessed with new projects to be part of. With so many altcoins on the market, it … Read more

Helium 5G Hotspot announced but with a high price & likely reduced HNT mining profitability come September – A people powered 5G network

I was originally sceptical of the Helium Hotspot being profitable, so any statement I make here could be equally inaccurate. Yesterday, Helium announced the next phase of their people-powered network with intentions of becoming the first consumer-owned 5G network in the world. Helium FreedomFi 5G Gateway Similar to the LoRaWAN Helium Hotspots, users will be … Read more

Helium HNT Miner Shipping Update: Nebra hotspots being shipped soon – Rak by the end of April

While I was originally a little sceptical of the Helium Hotspot, I became a convert. It has turned out to be a profitable project, and I like that Helium is a useful project with long term prospects, unlike the trend of meme coins in the cryptocurrency market. Like many others, it has been frustrating waiting … Read more

Helium HNT hits highs of $7.76 / £5.57, making it a guilt-free investment vs Bitcoin & Ethereum

Sometimes you get things wrong. This was the case with my review of the Helium Network. When I first reviewed it, I was a little sceptical; a new crypto mining low powered WiFI network using lots of buzz words seemed a little sketchy when I first heard about it. I was wrong; we live and … Read more