Bringing Halo 2 to Zcash
As the first implementation of Halo within Zcash, this would serve as a catalyst for Zcash user confidence and scalability, while making the protocol more attractive, faster and less expensive for others to build on.
Technical explainer: Halo on Zcash
The Halo 2 zero-knowledge proving system, invented and developed at Electric Coin Co. (ECC), eliminates the trusted setup, reducing the attack surface of the Zcash protocol and improving assurance about ZEC supply integrity.
The troubling facts about the Bittrex announcement that it plans to delist Zcash and others
In spite of all the conjecture on Twitter, there is no public regulatory rationale for delisting Zcash. In fact, many exchanges in the US are doubling down.
New Release 4.2.0
New release 4.2.0 removes the zcashd dependency upon libsodium for ed25519 signature checks and instead uses the Rust implementation in ed25519-zebra, which has been active for signature verification since the Canopy upgrade.
ECC Transparency Report for Q2 2020
This ECC Transparency Report details company income, expenses and use of funds during Q2 of 2020.
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 […]
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
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).
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.
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.