Browsing the "Privacy" Tag

Why Ethereum’s Privacy Matters and What’s Being Built to Support It

| Christine Kim

With the goal of boosting adoption, these four projects are building tools that advance privacy on ethereum.

Facebook’s Libra Cryptocurrency: A Technical Deep Dive

| Christine Kim and Ian Allison

Technical details of Facebook's Libra blockchain were published Tuesday in a white paper by the Libra Foundation. Here's what stands out.

Enigma Launches Second Testnet for ‘Secret Contract’ Blockchain

| Christine Kim

Ethereum developers can now start coding specialized smart contracts called "secret contracts" that leverage the Enigma protocol for data privacy.

cables, data center

100 Bitcoin Users Perform What Might Be Largest ‘CoinJoin’ Transaction Ever

| Alyssa Hertig

The startup behind the privacy-centric bitcoin app Wasabi Wallet recently brought together 100 people to collectively execute a "CoinJoin"…

Samourai, Nodl to Launch Bitcoin Lightning Node With Mixing Features

| Leigh Cuen

A new hardware partnership is helping the team behind Samourai Wallet extend their obsession with privacy to the world of bitcoin nodes.

Samourai Wallet Raises First Funding Round in Fight Against Bitcoin Surveillance

| Brady Dale

The team behind the privacy-centric Samourai Wallet has received a $100,000 investment to expand its offerings.

EY Open-Sources ‘Nightfall’ Code for Private Transactions on Ethereum

| Christine Kim

One of the world's largest consultancy firms has released a new set of protocols for enabling private transactions atop the ethereum blockchain.

Vitalik Proposes Mixer to Anonymize ‘One-Off’ Ethereum Transactions

| Christine Kim

Founder of ethereum Vitalik Buterin proposed Wednesday a "simple" design to enhance privacy features on the ethereum blockchain.

yen, dollar

Digital Renminbi: A Fiat Coin to Make M0 Great Again

| Dovey Wan

Anonymous, cryptocurrencies could become more important in an environment where government money is closely controlled, says Dovey Wan.

Nym Technologies Raises $2.5 Million to Anonymize Crypto Apps

| Leigh Cuen

This startup is betting tokens can help incentivize privacy infrastructure across the internet.