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

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

Electric Coin Co. is spearheading a new type of open-source license, one that enables anyone to commercially support and improve […]

Introducing TGPPL, 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

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

New Release 3.1.0

Network Upgrade 4: Canopy The code preparations for the Canopy network upgrade are finished and included in this release. The […]

New Release 3.1.0

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

ECC Transparency Report for Q4 2019

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

ECC Transparency Report for Q4 2019

7 things we learned building the shielded-first ECC Wallet

Earlier this year, ECC released a suite of libraries for building shielded mobile wallets in support of the shielded-Zcash ecosystem. […]

7 things we learned building the shielded-first ECC Wallet

Protect Privacy: Virtual hackathon starts June 15

When we launched Zcash almost four years ago, privacy-preserving, freedom-protecting technologies were too scarce. Then came Cambridge-Analytica, GDPR, and countless […]

Protect Privacy: Virtual hackathon starts June 15

New Release: 3.0.0

Heartwood activation on mainnet This release supports the Heartwood activation on mainnet, which will occur at a block height of […]

New Release: 3.0.0