Zcash privacy remains strongest of any cryptocurrency, even with recent Chainalysis, Elliptic support

This month, Chainalysis and Elliptic announced support for Zcash in their compliance products. This post will provide clarity about our […]

Zcash privacy remains strongest of any cryptocurrency, even with recent Chainalysis, Elliptic support

Explaining viewing keys

Viewing keys, detailed in ZIP 310, enable the separation of spending and viewing permissions for Zcash shielded addresses. By creating […]

Explaining viewing keys

Halo: Recursive Proof Composition without a Trusted Setup

Sean Bowe, an engineer and cryptographer at Electric Coin Company (ECC), has discovered a technique for creating practical, scalable and […]

Halo: Recursive Proof Composition without a Trusted Setup

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

Sapling Transaction Anatomy

With the Sapling activation approaching, we’re continuing our education on what users and third-party services can expect. We recently announced […]

Sapling Transaction Anatomy

Perspectives on Privacy and Regulation from Gavigan and Bowe

This week’s Perspectives series continues with a discussion about the intersection of privacy and regulation. Jack Gavigan, the Zcash Company’s […]

Perspectives on Privacy and Regulation from Gavigan and Bowe

Sapling Addresses & Turnstile Migration

The Sapling network upgrade is a major feature enhancement to the Zcash network targeted to activate on October 28th, 2018. […]

Sapling Addresses & Turnstile Migration

Perspectives on Privacy from Linda Xie, Zooko Wilcox, and Eran Tromer

Privacy should not be controversial. Rather, it provides the fundamental protections necessary for economic freedom and shields users from exploitation […]

Perspectives on Privacy from Linda Xie, Zooko Wilcox, and Eran Tromer

Perspectives on Privacy from Peter Van Valkenburgh and Jill Carlson

We continue our series with two perspectives on Privacy. Peter Van Valkenburgh serves as the Director of Research at Coin […]

Perspectives on Privacy from Peter Van Valkenburgh and Jill Carlson

Zcash Community Perspectives

Earlier this year, people in the Zcash ecosystem participated in Zcon0, the first conference for the Zcash community. The conference […]

Zcash Community Perspectives

Zcash Company Response to Secret Service Recommendation

A contributed article recently published on the Forbes website indicated that The US Secret Service is requesting the consideration of […]

Zcash Company Response to Secret Service Recommendation

Gemini Announces Support for Zcash

Today, Gemini Trust Company, LLC (Gemini) announced support for Zcash trading and custody. This marks only the third virtual commodity […]

Gemini Announces Support for Zcash