Zcash Alpha z8 Testnet Update

Last Night the Zcash team released an update to the Testnet, version "z8". This new update has a number of improvements to the Equihash...

Zcash Developers Update 4-14-17

By Paige Peterson Let’s start this update with work done in the middle of the week which focused on squashing a DoS vulnerability coming from...

Zcash Developers Update 11-10-17

By Paige Peterson DevCon3 & Zcash family gathering Before diving into the recap of engineering work, I’d like to share that after our successful participation in...

Zcash Trusted Setup Complete

Zcash has just announced that the most important step in the Genesis ceremony, the creation of the Public Proving Keys for the zkSNARKS, was...

Zcash Developers Update 1-12-18

By Paige Peterson 1.0.15 release & Overwinter This week we continued some of the final steps for fully specifying Overwinter (AKA network upgrade 0/”NU0”). You might notice...

Zcash Developers Update 5-4-18

By Paige Peterson May the 4th be with you, Zcash community!    Since last week saw the end of our first engineering sprint, we’re now in the...

Zcash Developers Update 8-4-17

By Paige Peterson 1.0.11 RC and release & 1.0.12 planning We decided to shift our schedule for 1.0.11 as documented in this forum comment and ended up waiting...

Zcash Developers Update 4-20-18

By Paige Peterson Releases & Upgrades Just after last week’s update, we finished the process for releasing the first Overwinter compatible Zcash version, 1.1.0. We urge...

Zcash Developers Update 5-11-18

By Paige Peterson This week’s update will be based on the various engineering teams second sprint. This completes sprint 2 of 3 in our 6-week...

Docker for easy Zcash Installation

Just a few hours ago I was contacted by Florian Maier @marsmensch via Twitter that he had created a Docker file to help speed...