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Zcash Developers Update 12-6-19

By Elena Giralt Hi everyone! Here’s your update for 12/6 (with updated links, including Fellowship of the ZEC). This week in privacy, Brave Browser crosses a big milestone in terms of growth, 10 million monthly users. Remember when Apple released all those ads celebrating its privacy policy? Well,...

Zcash Developers Update 11-22-19

By Elena Giralt This week in privacy, Amnesty International released a 60 page report on surveillance, privacy and human rights. Today, Brittany Kaiser, Cambridge Analytica whistleblower gave testimony to New York state lawmakers on protecting consumer privacy. Uber is piloting features that allow drivers and riders to record each other. Leigh Cuen’s latest reporting describes how...

Zcash Developers Update 11-15-19

By Elena Giralt This week in privacy related news, the Electronic Frontier Foundation won a court case against the US Department of Homeland Security regarding suspicionless searches of electronic devices at the US border. This is a big win for privacy advocates everywhere! The EFF has been doing privacy advocacy since 1990....

Zcash Developers Update 11-8-19

By Elena Giralt Here are (some of) the latest updates from ECC. This week, ECC transferred ownership of the Zcash trademark to the Zcash Foundation. As many of you know, this agreement is the result of months of negotiations and thoughtful deliberation. Kudos to everyone involved in bringing...

Zcash Developers Update 11-1-19

By Josh Swihart Happy November everyone and happy Zcash birthday week! Oh, and if you’re on BitMEX ( but why would you be if you’re just hodling ZEC?  ), don’t forget to change your email! See: https://blog.bitmex.com/updated-statement-on-the-email-privacy-issue-impacting-our-users/  I’m posting...

Zcash Developers Update 10-25-19

By Elena Giralt Happy Friday! We got a lot of love from around the internet this week. I’ll share those before getting into the Engineering update. If you have questions or feedback, don’t be shy. Drop your thoughts in the comment section below.

Zcash Developers Update 10-18-19

By Elena Giralt Welcome to this week’s ECC update. Thanks for all the feedback in the forum. We hear you and I’m working on ways to engage this community more regularly. Stay tuned for more. ECC Live Stream has been postponed. There was...

Zcash Developers Update 10-11-19

By Elena Giralt Happy Fall Everyone!    Welcome to our Engineering update. You can expect this Engineering update every other week. If you have questions or feedback, don’t be shy. Drop your thoughts in the comment section below. General Updates ECC...

Zcash Developers Update 9-27-19

By Elena Giralt Howdy! Welcome to our Engineering update. From here on out, you can expect this Engineering update every other week, alternating with Community updates from Helena. Arborist Team: This team focuses on the development of the zcashd client, librustzcash and protocol upgrades....

Zcash Developers Update 9-20-19

By Helena Flack Welcome to our fortnightly community and communications update. I would like to start by welcoming Elena Giralt, our new Product Marketing Manager, to the team! Really excited to have you on board and Elena will be writing the Technical...