What is Bitcoin Gold?
BTG is a cryptocurrency with Bitcoin fundamentals, mined on common GPUs instead of specialty
ASICs tend to monopolize mining to a few big players, but GPU mining means anyone can mine again - restoring decentralization and independence. GPU mining rewards go to individuals worldwide, instead of mostly to ASIC warehouse owners, recreating network effects that Bitcoin used to have.
BTG (Bitcoin Gold) is a fork of Bitcoin in 2017-10-24 with a Pow algorithm Equihash. The team premine 100,000 BTG.