ECC Transparency Report for Q1 2020

Why release a transparency report? Electric Coin Co. (ECC) is committed to openness and transparency — as we help evolve […]

ECC Transparency Report for Q1 2020

Gemini becomes first regulated institution to support shielded Zcash withdrawals

Gemini Trust Company (Gemini) announced today that account holders now have the ability to withdraw to shielded Zcash addresses. Gemini is the first regulated institution to announce shielded address support, and it added this capability after receiving approval from the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS).

Gemini becomes first regulated institution to support shielded Zcash withdrawals

ECC welcomes the Major Grants Review Committee

Last Friday, the Zcash community elected five members out of nineteen candidates to the inaugural Major Grants Review Committee. The Zcash Foundation managed the election and 97.8% of the Zcash Community Advisory Panel participated in the vote.

ECC welcomes the Major Grants Review Committee

Refining and recommitting to the ECC mission

Our mission is to empower people with economic freedom.  To that end, we build and support Zcash to provide everyone […]

Refining and recommitting to the ECC mission

FATF’s plans to regulate peer-to-peer transactions

ECC believes that well-informed and -educated policy-makers and regulators produce better regulation. To that end, we engage with policy-makers and […]

FATF’s plans to regulate peer-to-peer transactions

Introducing BOSL, a radically new type of open-source license

Note: This post has been updated to reflect renaming of the Transitive Grace Period Public License (TGPPL) to the Bootstrap […]

Introducing BOSL, a radically new type of open-source license

New Release: 4.0.0

Network Upgrade 4: Canopy The 4.0.0 release supports the Canopy activation on mainnet, which will occur at a block height […]

New Release: 4.0.0

Explaining Halo 2

Last year, our team announced a collection of discoveries and research milestones as part of our Scalability 2021 mission for […]

Explaining Halo 2

ECC releases code for Halo 2

Electric Coin Co. (ECC) today opened the source code we are developing for Halo 2, an updated, more efficient version […]

ECC releases code for Halo 2

Luxor mines the first shielded coinbase

Luxor Mining Pool has mined the first Zcash block to a shielded coinbase at height #949496. Shielded coinbase was enabled […]

Luxor mines the first shielded coinbase

Celebrating Canopy and Community

Zcash might have the most diverse community of any crypto ecosystem.  It includes world-class cryptographers and engineers, leaders from other […]

Celebrating Canopy and Community

ECC partners with industry leaders and community leaders to launch Crypto in Context program

Many of us in the crypto industry know a lot about engineering and finance. We understand cryptography, how to custody […]

ECC partners with industry leaders and community leaders to launch Crypto in Context program