Fellowship of the ZEC

Electric Coin Co. kicked off a new tradition last month: the Fellowship of the ZEC. Our goal is to get […]

Fellowship of the ZEC

Blossom upgrade improves speed, scalability, capacity

Blossom, the next major upgrade of Zcash, is scheduled to activate on or around Dec. 11, 2019, at block height […]

Blossom upgrade improves speed, scalability, capacity

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

Electric Coin Co. livestream roundup

Links:Livestream recordingLivestream slidesPost livestream Q&A The Nov. 12 Electric Coin Co. (ECC) livestream covered a wide range of topics, including […]

Electric Coin Co. livestream roundup

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: 2.1.0

Blossom network upgrade The mainnet activation of the Blossom network upgrade is supported by this release, with an activation height […]

New Release: 2.1.0

Electric Coin Co. donates Zcash trademark to Zcash Foundation

The Electric Coin Co. (ECC) is passing the Zcash trademark to the Zcash Foundation, an independent nonprofit that focuses on […]

Electric Coin Co. donates Zcash trademark to Zcash Foundation

Binance.US lists ZEC, validating work and compliance

Binance.US announced on Wednesday it is listing Zcash (ZEC). Of course, this was great news for those of us at […]

Binance.US lists ZEC, validating work and compliance

An Update from ECC on the Initial Assessment of Community Proposals

Introduction We released an Initial Assessment of Community Proposals for development funding on August 26th and committed to providing another […]

An Update from ECC on the Initial Assessment of Community Proposals

The Underestimated: Crypto in Context

Permission is rationed by the powerful. And in places like the South Bronx, where banks are scarce and financial services […]

The Underestimated: Crypto in Context

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

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