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 & Launch Update

This evening Zcash released a minor update to the Alpha Testnet that fixes a few Security bugs and also changes some of the Terminology...

New Zcash Alpha: 2MB Blocks

Last night the Zcash team released an update to the Test Network. As I mentioned in this post Instead of a complete reset of the network...

CoinLab Blows Lid Off Bitcoin Transactions

CoinLab has just published the first in a series of blog posts detailing it's recently patented technology for tracing Bitcoin transactions. The first post entitled: Bitcoin...

Next Zcash Alpha: Hard Fork

The next major update to the Zcash test network (z6) will be much different than previous network updates. Instead of a complete reset of the...

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...

Zcash Alpha Release: Faster Blocks

If you have been mining on the test-net today you may have noticed a connection error saying the network was unavailable This is because...

Zcash Security Audit Guide

Talor Hornby from the Zcash development team has just released a very good quick-start guide for anyone who wants to work on squashing bugs...

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 Alpha Release: Mining Slow Start

Today Zcash released a update to the Zcash public alpha test-net. This new update includes the new Mining Slow Start which will limit the...