A Future Friendly Fork

See also a related post: Consensual Currency. “Forks” (or “hard-forks”) are a highly contentious topic in cryptocurrencies. You can analyze […]

A Future Friendly Fork

The Encrypted Memo Field

As of October 28, 2016, Zcash is a reality! Anybody with Internet access can download the software, connect to the […]

The Encrypted Memo Field

State of the Network

The launch of Zcash 1.0 “Sprout” worked! The blockchain is live. Mining and transactions are working. This is a brief […]

State of the Network

Zcash begins

The Zcash blockchain is live! We released the genesis block this morning, and people all around our planet have begun […]

Zcash begins

The Design of the Ceremony

Update: Read our full summary of what took place in the Zcash Parameter Generation Ceremony. The Toxic Waste, and Other […]

The Design of the Ceremony

Consensual Currency

The Zcash cryptocurrency launch is approaching and we’re making progress on our mission to create the first open financial system […]

Consensual Currency

Continued Funding and Transparency

Our mission is to create open financial technology with zero-knowledge privacy, for everyone in the world to use. The first […]

Continued Funding and Transparency

Supporting Coin Center

Last week Coin Center celebrated two years of support and service to the cryptocurrency community. Today we’re announcing that the […]

Supporting Coin Center

Announcing Zcash New Team Members

Zcash is a science-based company, made up of world-class talent. It is with pride that we announce a few new […]

Announcing Zcash New Team Members

Hiring

Jobs at Zcash We’re on a mission to give everyone on Earth an open, permissionless financial system, and we need […]

Hiring

Announcing Zcash Sprout

2016-09-27 Update: The schedule in this post is outdated. Please see our newer post Zcash Launch and Roadmap for the […]

Announcing Zcash Sprout

Fixing Vulnerabilities in the Zcash Protocol

Intro by Zooko I’ve worked in cryptography, information security, and digital money for half of my life (20 years, but […]

Fixing Vulnerabilities in the Zcash Protocol