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 Release Delay

As you may have heard from various News outlets, Zcash has been delayed for further security Auditing. Although it is a little disappointing that...

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...