New releases remediate memory exhaustion vulnerability in Zcash
Releases 5.3.3 and 5.4.2 harden zcashd code and remediate vulnerabilities inherited from Bitcoin Core that may have affected more than […]
Releases 5.3.3 and 5.4.2 harden zcashd code and remediate vulnerabilities inherited from Bitcoin Core that may have affected more than […]
Join us in Barcelona at this year’s Zcon and immerse yourself in the experience of engaging with others who share […]
Electric Coin Co. is excited to announce the launch of our new podcast, PGP* (Pretty Good Policy) for Crypto, hosted […]
Today, we are announcing a new, experimental Zcash Foundation (ZF) grants program, which we have nicknamed “Minor Grants”. This is […]
The ZFND was joined by Christopher Goes of Heliax to give a high-level overview of Tendermint (as a standalone alternative […]
Bitcoin’s creator sought a private and censorship resistant cash for the internet; a system without trusted intermediaries and the government […]
The Dubai Virtual Assets Regulatory Authority (VARA) recently published its framework law for virtual asset regulation in Dubai, the Dubai Virtual Assets […]
Release 5.4.0 introduces a number of performance improvements, an update to correct supply reporting, and a clean up of legacy […]
Zebra 1.0.0-rc.4 fixed bugs & inconsistencies between zcashd & zebrad in the output of the getblocktemplate RPC method. And, it […]
Zcash just keeps getting better and better. With every new upgrade, every new value pool, every new cryptographic breakthrough, Zcash […]
Shielded Labs aims to increase user adoption, develop new use cases for Zcash, and contribute to protocol development.
ZecHub receives startup funding to build an open-source education platform for the Zcash community.
It’s time! Today is the day we unveil our 2023 roadmap for Zcash. [email protected] UX updates with intuitive actions [email protected] […]
The @ZcashFoundation is excited to announce what we hope will become a new series of hyper-local events called “Zcon Voices.” […]
The Zcash Foundation is proud to support this ambitious grassroots project that aims to have global impact through local and […]
Dear Zcash Community, best wishes for the new year to you all! We have been working hard on advancing the […]
ZF Newsletter subscribers are already in the loop but we are excited to start the new year off by officially […]
Check out the new @ZcashFoundation playlist! “How to #Zcash” by ZFND’s own Community Support Coordinator @Tripleyouwu. First up is a […]
The eagerly anticipated annual @MessariCrypto theses from @twobitidiot is out — with some #privacyisnormal talk and a little #Zcash bullishness. […]
Taking the #privacyisnormal and #zec message to the masses through sports. #adoption #latestzcashers.
Zcash Brazil team is funded to drive Zcash grassroots adoption in Brazil.
An explanation of the process DefuseSec follows to audit projects for the zcash ecosystem security grant:
The Zcash Community Grants Candidate Call is up. Next, we will open a Helios poll of the Zcash Community Advisory […]
We are delighted to welcome J.W. Verret and Marta Belcher to the board of the @ZcashFoundation. Thank you to Matthew […]
ECC held a community update before going into the holiday season.
We envision a future where $ZEC is interoperable between the #Zcash blockchain and any number of other blockchains. As we […]
Please see our latest update on mobile wallet performance and the ECC wallet SDKs.
In an interview with CoinDesk, Zooko Wilcox, CEO of the company leading Zcash development, the Electric Coin Company (ECC), discussed […]
This November, the Nighthawk team monitored increased usage of lightwalletd services and set plans to provision additional hardware and bandwidth […]
NEW: Josh Swihart speaks at #SCRTSummit 🤫 ⛰️@jswihart, SVP of @ElectricCoinCo, will join a can’t miss privacy panel at our […]
The @internetarchive provides a digital library offering millions of free books, movies & audio files. We’re happy to announce that […]
At the United Nations — to celebrate Women’s Entrepreneurship Day — I was honored to represent @ElectricCoinCo in moderating a […]
Zcash has a max supply of 21M and a credibly neutral monetary policy, so you can be confident your share […]
Congratulations to @BenarrochDaniel & @jonrouach for successfully hosting the 5th @zkproof cryptography workshop this week 👏 @qeditzkp team did a […]
@ezecZshield do time da Zcash Brasil estava presente no Rio Innovation Week.
Glad to have attended the National Science Week and note the @GovUganda’s commitment to embrace Science & Technology, and just […]
Arti 1.1.0’s claim to fame is its support for Tor’s anti-censorship features: You can now use Arti with bridges and pluggable transports!
Yesterday saw another successful PGP* (Pretty Good Policy) event. Paul Brigner continues to build relationships in DC that ensure we […]
Today we began polling the #Zcash Community Advisory Panel to obtain their input regarding who should be appointed to the […]
The winners of @ElectricCoinCo’s Zcash 6th birthday giveaway have been selected 🏆 @zksquirrel, @tim_ukrainian, @lakyz, @Eleazar_Herrera, @michae2xl + @JWVerret have […]
The Zcash Foundation Q3 2022 Report is out! Link in thread👇
After a busy week in Portugal we’re still on the conference circuit 🛫 ECC will be at @token2049 to discuss […]
El viernes 4 y el sábado 5 de noviembre Zcash estuvo presente en la Caracas Blockchain Week. El Embajador de […]
Zcash Foundation’s Zebra the independent, Rust-lang based implementation of Zcash node, has shipped RC1 and is ready for audit.
Recently the Anoma team posted benchmarks of zero-knowledge proofs. Zcash Halo is one of the zero-knowledge proofs being benchmarked, and […]
In the future, thanks to a revolutionary set of technologies — built on the principles of fair access and decentralization […]
To celebrate, Electric Coin Co. is giving away 5 @cypherpunkZero NFTs & 1 collectible toy 🥷 To enter: 1️⃣ [email protected] […]
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The Zcash Foundation is pleased to announce that we have recently tagged our first release candidate of Zebra (zebra 1.0.0-rc.0), […]
@zcashbrazil X @BanklessBR A sinergia entre #Zcash & #Ethereum é real, em breve faremos um podcast juntos.
The best way to gain privacy in crypto is to hold funds in a shielded asset. The longer you hold […]
Ahora la comunidad de #Zcash en Español cuenta con Canal de YouTube ¡Apóyanos y síguenos!
Latest update to Ywallet Android includes background sync.
Electric Coin Co. is committed to openness and transparency — as we help evolve and support the Zcash digital currency […]
ECC has been monitoring the increase in the Zcash blockchain size due to recent higher transaction volumes.
The latest edition Zcash Foundation newsletter is out.
It was a privilege to join my fellow panelists for a dynamic and engaging panel at Mainnet 2022.
“The #Zcash community has a really important role to play. We’re already here; we have this technology layer; we already […]
doing what we love and loving what we do, taking the privacy message in to the universities . #zcash #privacyisnormal […]
Today it was announced that Huobi Global delisted ZEC, along with other currencies. ECC is disappointed with this decision, but […]
“FROST Research Updates” with Chelsea Kolmo of the Zcash Foundation. Talk from Zcon3.
I was honored to attend the 39th International Symposium on Economic Crime at the University of Cambridge (UK), where Electric […]
Crypto privacy is being tested. Now, Crypto Wars 2.0 is upon us ⚔️ OG cypherpunk & privacy developer Zooko explains […]
Back in 2020, we started work on a new implementation of the Tor protocols in the Rust programming language. Now […]
The Zcash Foundation is committed to transparency and openness with the Zcash community and our other stakeholders. Today, we are […]
We’re happy to announce that we have partnered with GetBlock. Developers can now use GetBlock as a Zcash node provider. […]
if you missed the newsletter, peep it here. lmk what you think on the format, style, etc, and what content […]
In this week’s episode, Anna explores Halo 2 with Daira Hopwood and Str4d, cryptographic engineers at Electric Coin Company. They explored what new ideas Halo […]
The one and only Zooko, the Founder and CEO of Electric Coin Company, which maintains ZCash, will join us on […]
O BlockchaIn Rio Festival começou com tudo e o time da Zcash Brasil também está presente no evento distribuindo conhecimento […]
Zecwallet Lite now supports #Zcash Orchard Unified Address across all platforms
Zcash community telegram admin group sees retroactive grant approved. Their work ensured less bots and scammers getting in the community […]
The Filecoin Foundation is looking for projects leveraging Filecoin and Zcash ecosystems.
Our current focus at ECC is to ensure that these issues are dealt with as soon as possible, and that […]
This thing seems to be getting a few shares today. (Thank you!❤️) I wrote it because it’s true. Privacy is […]
Electric Coin Co. (ECC) is committed to openness and transparency — as we help evolve and support the Zcash digital […]
President Biden’s Executive Order on Ensuring Responsible Development of Digital Assets (EO) from March 9, 2022, has been widely acknowledged as a […]
ECC’s Paul Brigner joined the Technology Policy Institute’s recent panel to debate the effects of the US President’s executive order […]
Zcash is a decentralized, peer-to-peer (P2P) digital currency and payment network equipped with privacy- and security-enhanced features. It is the […]
In a world where our personal information, hobbies, and activities are increasingly being recorded and documented, it’s no wonder that […]
Aztec co-founder Thomas Walton-Pocock hosts Zooko Wilcox, CEO of Electric Coin Company, to discuss Zcash, privacy, technical barriers, and innovation. […]
A project is in the works to make the Tor Client more adaptable and easier for third parties to use, […]
The Electric Coin Company (ECC) will soon activate the testnet of its Network Upgrade 5 (NU5) for privacy coin zcash (ZEC). This […]
Lamassu has taken advantage of Zcash’s privacy-preserving features, adding the ability for Lamassu ATM customers to receive ZEC to wallets […]
Several other high-profile investors contributed to the raise, including Coinbase Ventures and Galaxy Digital.
Signal announced last week that it plans to introduce cryptocurrency payments. Now, it has published further details on those plans.
Halo Arc includes updates to Zcashd, an ECC Wallet prototype and the ECC wallet SDKs.
The Episode of Everything: Balaji on Bitcoin and Ethereum, Media Self-Defense, Drone Warfare, Crypto Oracles, India as Dark Horse, The […]
ZCash inventor and digital cash pioneer Zooko Wilcox talks about how to reframe thinking about financial privacy, entitled a Better […]
Vitalik Buterin, Creator of Ethereum, on Understanding Ethereum, ETH vs. BTC, ETH2, Scaling Plans and Timelines, NFTs, Future Considerations, Life […]
Unable to shake the rumors, last year Wilcox did something that might seem out of character for a self-described cypherpunk: […]
Carlos Acevedo, a teacher at a public high school in the South Bronx, recently invited a group of his former […]
Electric Coin Company (ECC), the firm led by zcash creator Zooko Wilcox, officially shared the zcash trademark with the Zcash Foundation (ZF) […]
Electric Coin Company (ECC), which launched and supports the development of privacy-coin Zcash recently published a paper called: Halo: Recursive […]
Privacy coins provide a discreet alternative to Bitcoin and other popular cryptocurrencies. By hiding the details of your transactions, they ensure that […]
It was a summer day, so hot the air outside felt like soup, when Joseph joined 10 other teenagers inside […]
Electric Coin Co. (ECC) talks a lot about empowering everyone with economic freedom and opportunity — it is our mission, […]
Zooko Wilcox and Anthony Pompliano discuss privacy, freedom, decentralization, the original battle between governments and technologists for encryption, and how […]
“I’m really excited to see Zcash moving into Latin America. I think it could have a lot of positive impact.”
Bolt, a private, off-chain scaling solution on top of the privacy-focused Zcash cryptocurrency, attracted significant investment from several key players […]
“The emphasis on privacy combined with the application of zero-knowledge proof technology really differentiates Zcash in the world of cryptocurrency,” […]
Zcash’s shielded transactions let you exchange value without revealing your private financial information. Learn about the cryptographic principle that makes […]
Zcash was created because the team behind it believes that financial privacy is a fundamental human right. Learn why financial […]
Learn about the origins of Zcash and how its privacy features differ from other cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin.
PeterMcCormack discusses Zooko’s history with Digicash, how he discovered Bitcoin, why he created Zcash, the founders’ reward and user adoption. […]
This episode of Crypto Bites features Abra founder and CEO Bill Barhydt in conversation with the creator and CEO of […]
In order to understand the advancements used to reduce proving time and memory costs, we can break down the overall […]
Zooko explains cryptography and why Zcash is better than Bitcoin.
Coinbase supports Zcash (ZEC) at Coinbase.com and in the Coinbase Android and iOS apps. Coinbase customers can now buy, sell, send, receive, […]
ZEC trading on Coinbase Pro is now fully live. The ZEC/USDC is in full trading mode. Limit, market and stop orders are […]
Today Coinbase announced support for Zcash trading on Coinbase Pro. This provides over 20 million Coinbase customers with access to Zcash […]
Our hope is to create a standard of UX patterns for other Zcash wallets to use in their implementations for […]
Zooko Wilcox, Founder and CEO of the Electric Coin Company presents about recent advances in privacy.
The next Zcash major network upgrade, Sapling, is scheduled to go live on October 28th. We are not going to explain the […]
In preparation for the upgrade, our team has successfully updated our testnet Zcash network to Sapling. We test often and […]
Zooko Wilcox is an American born in Arizona, cyberpunk and computer security expert. In 2016, he founded Zcash (ZEC), the […]
Jack Gavigan presents an introduction to Zcash at World Blockchain Forum. Sep 24, 2018
Zcash is now supported in both our multi-signature wallets and our cold storage custody solutions. BitGo and Zcash engineers worked together […]
Coinbase provides an important, regulated on-ramp to utilizing Zcash’s technology for over 20 million consumers. We applaud the Coinbase decision […]
Computer scientists Mark Miller, Dean Tribble, Brian Warner and Bill Tulloh have launched a new startup, Agoric, to develop a […]
Agoric has completed a seed funding round from the Zcash Company, Naval Ravikant, and Polychain Capital. We thank our investors […]
Gemini is the First Qualified Custodian and Exchange to Receive DFS Approval to Offer Trading of Emerging Digital Currency Zcash […]
We’re proud to announce that StarkWare has completed a $6M seed funding round. Our investors include Pantera, Naval Ravikant, MetaStable, Floodgate, […]
Circle is adding the privacy-focused cryptocurrency Zcash to its list of offerings for its investment app, the startup announced Monday. Users […]
A little over a month ago, we opened up access and expanded availability of our newest product Circle Invest. We […]
Zooko Wilcox, the founder and CEO of the Zcash company, explains why he wanted to create the privacy coin Zcash, […]
We are excited to announce support for Zcash trading and custody. Starting on Saturday, May 19th at 9:30am EDT customers […]
Two years ago, Bryce “Zooko” Wilcox was running a struggling startup and sleeping in his car. Today he’s collaborating with […]
Cryptographers have researched zero-knowledge proofs for two decades, but the technique is only just now poised to redefine the concept […]
Based in South Korea, Bithumb listed Zcash, a privacy-centric digital money based on a blockchain, a public accounting ledger that […]
If someone were to get their hands on a complete copy of all the shards, it would enable them to […]
Zooko muestra especial interés por ayudar a las personas, y dada la naturaleza sin fronteras de las criptomonedas y la […]
Zcash engineer Sean Bowe and cryptographers Matthew Green and Ian Miers (all of whom also work for the for-profit Zcash […]
Le contamos qué es Zcash, en qué se diferencia del bitcoin y cómo puede comprar esta criptomoneda. Zcash es un […]
Last November, journalist Morgen Peck showed up at her friend Molly Webster’s apartment in Brooklyn, told her to take her […]
“By adding the Zero-knowledge Security Layer into Quorum, we are able to explore how state of the art cryptographic privacy […]
There are strictly technical considerations that make strong privacy a necessary feature in a digital currency. Ideally, for the system […]
Many of us at ConsenSys believe the Ethereum community should be excited about the launch of Zcash and the incredible […]
Anonymity achieves [fungibility] by preventing merchants or service providers from seeing any blemishes that might prevent them from honoring a […]
As banks explore the potential of blockchains, they’ve been quick to surmise that the technology, as it was originally designed, […]
Each Bitcoin user has an address, made up of letters and numbers, and the authorities are often able to link […]
Zcash is — like Ethereum was — a fundamental technological advance, not just a new project using the same technology. […]
Zcash’s code is also open-source, but its inventors have formed a company and accepted money from investors. In addition, 10% […]
Bitcoin is so special and does something that nothing else does, and therefore, we can take our time or not […]
It’s clear that the availability of a truly anonymous cash system is desired by the vast majority of the digital […]
We are doing Bitcoin + privacy. Because nothing else has the empirical evidence of having worked after being under attack […]
The added privacy could make Zcash a more viable choice for financial institutions and consumers than other cryptocurrencies.
Zcash, even though it is still currently in the testing phase, seems like it could become the leader in this […]
The Zerocash protocol has been considered one of the most promising technologies for putting privacy back into the Bitcoin equation. […]
Bitcoin is dead. Or, not. We don’t know what the future holds, but what we do know is the pioneer […]
In the game of anonymity, cryptocurrency fans have embraced Bitcoin and the blockchain technology which drives it. The technology does […]
Bitcoin may have become the currency of choice for the anonymity-loving Internet underground. But it’s never been anonymous enough for […]