Mine to Shielded Coinbase

As part of the Heartwood network upgrade, Zcash miners and mining pools will have the option to mine directly to […]

Mine to Shielded Coinbase

Explaining FlyClient

One of the key improvements in the Heartwood upgrade is FlyClient support, ZIP 221. In this post, we’ll explain the […]

Explaining FlyClient

ECC Engineering flight plan: Mid-horizon update

In our 2019 Q4 livestream, we mapped out our Engineering flight plan aimed at advancing the future of Zcash across […]

ECC Engineering flight plan: Mid-horizon update

ECC scaling research: 2019 research & development milestones

Scaling is a central discussion for blockchain teams and a critical issue that needs to be addressed as this technology […]

ECC scaling research: 2019 research & development milestones

ECC R&D and Engineering Flight Plan for 2020

During the latest Electric Coin Co. (ECC) quarterly livestream, we shared our R&D and engineering strategy to advance the future […]

ECC R&D and Engineering Flight Plan for 2020

New Release: 2.1.0-1

Electric Coin Co. became aware of the following security announcement on the bitcoin-dev mailing list this morning (8th November): https://lists.linuxfoundation.org/pipermail/bitcoin-dev/2019-November/017453.html […]

New Release: 2.1.0-1

New Release: 2.0.7-2

Testnet users needed to upgrade to 2.0.7 before Blossom activated. The amount of notice given to these users was brief, […]

New Release: 2.0.7-2

New Release: 2.0.7

In the v2.0.7 release we have implemented ZIP208 which will take effect when Blossom activates. Upon activation, the block times for Zcash […]

New Release: 2.0.7

New Release: 2.0.6

This release of zcashd v2.0.6 is a maintenance release, focusing on code clean-ups and minor bug fixes. It precedes v2.0.7 […]

New Release: 2.0.6

Sprout-to-Sapling Migration Tool

The Electric Coin Company is pleased to announce the official Sprout-to-Sapling migration tool in the 2.0.5-2 release of zcashd. This […]

Sprout-to-Sapling Migration Tool

New Release: 2.0.5-2

Note: This release of Zcashd v2.0.5-2 is a hotfix release that all users are encouraged to upgrade to, especially users […]

New Release: 2.0.5-2

The Zcash Reference Wallet Is Here!

The light client reference wallet has been built! Sapling shielded transactions now work on mobile devices and we are ready […]

The Zcash Reference Wallet Is Here!