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I don't think it is possible to give a proper answer to this question, as we are lacking benchmarks from high-end hardware. I will, however, try to estimate a value: My GPU, a Nvidia GeForce 730 takes 24 seconds (2,5/second) on average to attach an address to the tangle. I measured this by using the light wallet on an idle Windows 10 PC. I started the ...


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Iota uses POW to protect the tangle against abusive spamming. Spamming the network consume CPU/GPU power because you need to find the appropriate nonce for the spam transaction. Already today, it doesn't make economic sense to spam the tangle. Unfortunately, it is not enough to prevent abusive spamming completely. Spam can't be avoided, and despite the ...


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Tip selection for approval does not look at the amounts at all, so it should not matter whether you do value transactions or zero-value transactions. however, I'd check that your node is synced (otherwise your spam is only approving outdated transactions and that makes it unlikely for anyone to approve your spam), and that the transactions you are spamming ...


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If you want to use POW on your own node to speed ut other ppl's transactions, you actually only need to install NodeJS and use the js-lib. It has the same feature as the wallet currenlty have - promotion of transactions. This takes the other person's transaction-hash as parameter and will promote it as defined in the other parameters you specify... https://...


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