ASDFnz writes: The reward for succesfuly completing a block (also called mining) is about to half from 50 bitcoins to 25. http://mineforeman.com/2012/11/23/halving-day-is-almost-upon-us/ is an explination of why this will happen and if you go to http://bitcoinclock.com/ you can watch the countdown.
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