Best Helium hotspot antenna for indoors or easy outdoor install with no drilling – Window & loft installation

I have previously written about Helium hotspot antennas multiple times in the past. All of these have been geared towards users installing them outside and as high up as possible. This is by far the best way to improve your Helium Hotspot earnings. However, I appreciate this is not always a practical solution. I recently … Read more

Helium HNT & Kadena KDA Cryptocurrencies Smash Record Highs – Helium breaks past $40 approaching $50, making mining more profitable

Update – In the 4 hours since I posted this, not only did Helium break $40 but smashed through it on the way to $50 with over 18% growth. Both the Helium and Kadena cryptocurrencies have smashed through their previous highs, both with incredible growth over the last 7 days. I haven’t really followed Kadena … Read more

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

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

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

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 intention 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