Tag: Zcash

ZCash Will be Forked Into YCash Today

As the Summer trucks along rather nicely, it seems another cryptocurrency hard fork is on the horizon. The ZCash project will be forked into a different chain known as YCash. Contrary to previous forks of this kind, there is a degree of amicability between both teams, rather than a genuine dispute. There is some work to be done looking to claim their YCash tokens, though.  Forking ZCash With a new …
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5 Key Facets of BitOasis Delisting Monero and Zcash

It is not uncommon for cryptocurrency exchanges to add or remove specific cryptocurrencies. It is their prerogative to do so whenever they see fit. In the case of BitOasis, the company is removed both ZCash and Monero from its platform. That in itself is not the biggest concern, as the company is asking some very odd questions. The bigger question is whether or not this will impact either altcoin. A …
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Circle Invest Now Lets Users Buy Monero and Zcash

There is no such thing as a boring day in the world of cryptocurrency. Circle is one of the more prolific applications when it comes to blockchain technology and supporting cryptocurrencies. In their most recent move, they added Monero to Circle Invest, the company’s mobile application. It’s a very interesting development, considering how much opposition this altcoin has received. Circle Invest Embraces Monero It is quite interesting to see how Circle pays close …
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MIT Review Acclaims zk-SNARKs, but zk-STARKs May Steal the Show

As much as we love the convenience of the internet, our privacy is at great risk whenever we go on social media, check our credit reports, grab a ride, or simply log into a fitness app. Our need to protect our information encompasses much more than financial transactions with a few cryptocurrencies. In the United States alone, the staggering number of data breaches shows the need for a better privacy solution, and zk-SNARKs or zk-STARKs are …
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