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Zcash Developers Update 7-31-2020

Greetings earthlings. Here are the updates from this week: Code preparations for the Canopy network upgrade (NU4) are finished and included in Release 3.1.0. Canopy will activate to testnet next week and activate on mainnet at height 1046400 — mid-November.ECC announced Crypto in Context, partners include Binance, Brave, DCG, Flexa, Gemini,...

Zcash Developers Update 7-24-2020

Here are the updates from this week: ZecWallet announced full Viewing Key support.ECC was notified by Liquid that Zcash along with 28 other coins will be delisted as the exchange applies for a license to operate in Singapore.The Celo Community is considering a proposal to add Zcash to the Celo Reserve.ECC is hiring a Growth / HR Coordinator.

Zcash Developers Update 7-17-2020

Here are the updates from this week: Heartwood activated successfully with broad 3rd party support. Coindesk covered the story.ECC concluded a successful hackathon. Winners and details will be announced in a forthcoming blog post.ECC is hiring a Growth/ HR Coordinator.Zcash Foundation published their Q2 2020 report. Henry De Valence shared some details on Zebra progress. Chelsea...

Zcash Developers Update 6-26-2020

June is Pride month and this weekend is the anniversary of the Stonewall Riots. Here’s footage from one of the earliest Gay Pride demonstrations in New York City. Everyday we build technology to protect people’s freedom to be who they want to be and love who they want to love. Throughout all the struggles we’ve...

Zcash Developers Update 6-19-2020

Happy Juneteenth y’all. Here are the updates from this week: ZF’s DNS seeders are live. In this blog post, GTank explains what a DNS seeder is and why it’s important to decentralizing Zcash.Heartwood security assessment turns up no major issues. ECC’s Security team also shares results of the ECC wallet threat model and security...

Zcash Developers Update 6-12-2020

Here are the updates from this week: Check out Reaching Consensus , a microsite summarizing great DevFund debate and the road to Canopy/NU4. Speaking of network upgrades, Heartwood Countdown  is up on z.cashECC Wallet team shared 7 things they learned while building the ECC wallet, which was open-sourced earlier this week.Announcing Arborist Calls, open monthly video calls...

Zcash Developers Update 6-5-2020

I want to recognize the events of the past few weeks in the United States and around the world. Crucially, it’s important to recognize that Black lives matter. These protests underscore the need for change, the need for new equitable power structures, and the need for technology that protects human rights and...

Zcash Developers Update 5-29-2020

Here are the updates from this week: NU4 has a new codename : Canopy. Thanks to everyone who participated!Heartwood has an activation height which is supported by ECC’s latest release 3.0.0 .MGRC Megathread has been really active recently. Don’t miss out on the latest discussions regarding candidates, the role of the committee and...

Zcash Developers Update 5-22-2020

Happy Bitcoin Pizza day! Here are the updates from this week: The World Economic Forum announced the Presidio Principles, dubbed the “blockchain bill of rights.” ECC, along with the Government of Colombia, Deloitte Consulting LLP, ConsenSys and the United Nations’ World Food Program are among the first signatories.If you missed the ECC...

Zcash Developers Update 5-7-2020

We’re firing on all cylinders y’all! Here are the updates from this week: Features have been selected for NU4. ECC reviewed these proposed features with the Zcash Foundation and reached agreement on the inclusion of the six ZIPs selected for NU4, subject to the outcome of security audits.NU4 needs a...