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 Alpha Testnet z9 Release

Today the Zcash team released an update to the Testnet: Zcash Version z9 "Solidifying the Consensus Protocol" This update has a number of improvements including more space-efficient encodings...

Zcash Testnet DoS Attack

UPDATE- Please note that the problems on the Testnet turned out to be a bug, not a DoS attack as originally assumed: https://minezcash.com/zcash-network-bug/ I am very disappointed...

Zcash Developers Update 1-19-18

By Paige Peterson 1.0.15 release & Overwinter This week we continued onwards with the 1.0.15 release which includes Overwinter specification and implementation. While Overwinter implementation is the priority,...

Zcash 1.0 Release Date Slips

A few hours ago the Zcash GitHUB Page was updated to reflect a later launch date. The original date of September 5th 2016 has now...

Zcash Developers Update 6-10-18

By Paige Peterson This week, the engineering teams completed their 1st sprint of this release cycle. We’re tracking each team’s progress in Github projects so you can...

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 5-25-18

By Paige Peterson This week’s update will be based on the various engineering teams completing their 3rd sprint of the release cycle. This is 3...

Zcash Network Bug

Over the past week since version z8 was released many users have had connection and syncing issues that caused users to be unable to...

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...