Zcash Gitcoin Grants round 1 retrospective
Following the example of Vitalik Buterin’s Gitcoin Grant retros, this post summarizes the projects funded and lessons learned from the first Zcash Gitcoin Grant Round.
The Pasta Curves for Halo 2 and Beyond
For the Halo 2 project, we have designed a new cycle of elliptic curves, Pallas and Vesta, which we collectively refer to as the Pasta curves.
The Zcash ecosystem: A 2020 recap
In this blog, we cover the milestones, the ecosystem growth and the community achievements over the past year.
New Release 4.1.1
This is a hotfix release that addresses a performance regression in v4.1.0. It is recommended that either v4.0.0 or this […]
Zcash is Unstoppable: Privacy-focused wallet first to integrate ECC wallet SDKs
Unstoppable became the first multi-currency wallet to enable shielded Zcash transactions. Thiis an important milestone for shielded addresses, which allow users to send confidential peer-to-peer transactions.
New Release: 4.1.0
Migration to Clang and static libc++ zcashd now builds its C++ (and C) dependencies entirely with a pinned version of […]
ECC owners approve donation to Bootstrap Project, seed Board
A majority of Electric Coin Co. (ECC) shareholders have officially voted in favor of donating 100 percent of the shares of the company to the nonprofit Bootstrap Project (Bootstrap).
Gitcoin Grants launches $25k matching pool for Zcash
We are very pleased to announce that Zcash Gitcoin Grants are now available and that a pilot $25k round is going live very soon.
Celebrate Zcash’s birthday with Flexa and Baskin Robbins
Starting today, we’re giving away $10 of Zcash when you use the Flexa SPEDN app at Baskin Robbins.
Privacy is normal, safe and essential
What the internet did for communication and commerce, cryptocurrencies will do for money. But using cryptocurrencies without privacy is not safe.
ECC’s owners to donate ECC
A majority of the investors and owners have informed us of their generous willingness to donate ECC in support of our shared mission to empower everyone with economic freedom.
Open-source wallet apps localized into 5 additional languages
With help from community volunteers, ECC exceeded its goal and added localization in five languages to our open-sourced apps.