CuckooCycle is a PoW mining algorithm used by Aeternity. It is compatible with AMD and Nvidia graphics cards, and Gminer actually works for both brands. The minimum GPU memory required for AE mining is 4 GB. CuckooCycle mining algorithm also supports cloud mining, so you can add AE coins to your account by renting power. Such service is provided by NiceHash with the minimum order price of 0.005 BTC.
There are no ASIC’s operating on this algorithm. Depending on the coin price AE mining could be very profitable.