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Zcash Developers Update 2-26-2021

Here are your weekly Zcash updates: Release 4.3.0 is out!Pacu ran a workshop on creating a basic view key only point of sale system at the Hello Decentralization Conference. Watch the replay here.Zeal call and Arborist call recordings are up on Youtube.RenZEC on CREAMECC is hiring a Regulatory Relations lead as well as other technical positions. ZF is hiring as well! ZOMG is looking for reactnative devs. Spread the word! Mark your calendars - Tues,...

Zcash Developers Update 2-6-2021

Short and sweet this week. Here are your Zcash updates: Zcash Foundation welcomes Jack Gavigan as Executive Director. Jack has over a decade of experience in traditional finance and spent the last four years at Electric Coin Co. ZF also hired @oxarbitrage as a core engineer. Zcash got a nice shoutout from the Winklevoss twins this week.Zcasher crypto_juju asks, “How did you get into ZEC?”ECC’s core...

Zcash Developers Update 2-19-2021

Here are your weekly Zcash updates: ECC’s Zcash metrics page got a refresh, let us know what you think.Check out the Zcash articles in Gemini’s new Cryptopedia portal.ECC and Zcash Foundation are both hiring. Check out the posts here and here Mark your calendars - Tues, Feb 23: Zeal Call, special guests from Blockchain Association. Be sure to submit any regulatory questions you have ahead of the call.Thurs, 2/25: @pacu is presenting a Zcash...

Zcash Developers Update 2-12-2021

Happy Lunar New Year! 2021 is the year of the ox. The Ox is the second Zodiac sign in the Chinese lunar calendar and represents hard work, intelligence and humility. This sign embodies virtues of honesty and earnestness. Those are great goals for the year ahead! Here are your weekly Zcash updates: ECC proposed an update to the NUP 6 (Network Upgrade Pipeline)ECC and Zcash...

Zcash Developers Update 1-22-2021

Here are your weekly Zcash updates: z.cash got a few updates this week. Check it out and let us know what you think!It’s time to follow @zcash on Twitter. Nate Wilcox was featured in the Orchid podcast, Follow the White Rabbit discussing privacy, surveillance and digital rights.Teor from ZF asks some probing questions on scaling Zcash in ZF’s latest blog post.ZOMG posted minutes from their latest meeting 2021-01-21Come...

Zcash Developers Update 1-29-2021

What a time to be alive! @cryptoserrano said it best, “2021 could not write a better script for decentralization.” This week, we also celebrated Data Privacy Day. Here are your weekly Zcash updates: ECC is proud to be a member of the Blockchain Association. We applaud their push against FINCEN’s “unhosted” wallet rule. Check out all of their policy positions here.You can fight cancer with crypto - specifically Zcash!Flexa...

Zcash Developers Update 1-15-2021

Two important birthdays happened today! January 15th, 2021 would have been the 91st birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, a celebrated American civil rights activist. Dr. King fought for voting rights, desegregation, labor rights and other civil liberties through community organizing and nonviolent resistance.January 15th, 2021 is also the 20th anniversary of Wikipedia, a crazy idea to make the sum of...

Zcash Developers Update 1-8-2021

2021 is off to an interesting start! There’s a lot to cover so, without further ado, here are the updates from this week. ECC published our perspective on Bittrex delisting announcement.ECC, along with other industry leaders, submitted a comment to FINCEN regarding NPRM , the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking regarding Requirements for Certain Transactions Involving Convertible Virtual Currency or Digital Assets.ECC’s Zcash metrics page has the...

Zcash Developers Update 11-13-2020

Hi folks - here are the updates from this week: Poolin mined a shielded block on MAINNET. They have 30% of hashpower.Speaking of shielded metrics, ECC launched a Zcash metrics page to track on-chain transparent and shielded metrics. The page is updated monthly. Let us know what you think!New release 4.1.0 includes migration to Clang and static libc++, faster sync for initial block download,...

Zcash Developers Update 11-6-2020

Less than two weeks until Canopy activation! Here are the updates from this week: Daira Hopwood explains Canopy features, including the new dev fund, a step toward Sprout deprecation and more. 15 days to activation (and halvening).Kevin Owocki explains how to post and fund a Zcash Gitcoin Grant.Celo discusses Zcash in their governance call today regarding CGP-15, a draft proposal to add Zcash (ZEC)...