Solo pool or shared pool for BTC puzzle?
First of all, it is necessary to say that any application whose code you cannot view is a bit risky. You can use a solo or a shared pool for the Bitcoin puzzle. In the solo pool, if you find the right key, you will get the full reward. In a shared pool, you receive a share equal to your contribution to the pool.
BTCpuzzle.info is a solo pool with open source client. If you find the right key, the whole prize will be yours, which means 100% guarantee. You can't see the code for shared pool, that's what it should be anyway. So if the key is found, was it really in the shared pool? If you are going to use a shared pool, you should know this. Are you really working for yourself or for someone else?Go back