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Monero and Zcash Conferences Showcase Their Differences (And Links)

| Leigh Cuen

The future of privacy coins relies on technologists getting the governance setup right. Here are both sides of the zcash debate.

What Does Crypto Care if Zooko Is a Millionaire?

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

The creator of zcash has prompted controversy after revealing details about his salary at a conference focused on the privacy-centric blockchain tech.

Whitfield Diffie Talks Cryptography ‘Resurgence’ and Blockchain

| Marc Hochstein

A pioneer of public-key cryptography said the blockchain boom represents a "resurgence" of the work he helped start in the 1970s.

Zcash Privacy Weakened by Certain Behaviors, Researchers Say

| David Floyd

Patterns in usage have allowed four researchers to link many supposedly private zcash transactions to mining pools and founders. Zcash has responded.

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2016: The Year Zcash Entered Blockchain’s History Books

| Nolan Bauerle

Researcher Nolan Bauerle looks at Zcash, its privacy-powered blockchain technology and how he believes it could empower economics in the future.

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Zcash and the Art of Security Theater

| Michael del Castillo

As bitcoin core developer Peter Todd published his role in helping create the Zcash cryptocurrency doubt is cast on the system's "trustless setup."

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With Zcash Launch, Blockchain Enters the Age of Anonymity

| Michael del Castillo

The mining of the Zcash genesis block formally kicks off an entirely new blockchain – and what could be a burgeoning ecosystem of companies.

Zcash Delays Untraceable Cryptocurrency for Additional Audits

| Michael del Castillo

The launch of a new cryptocurrency designed to make real the anonymity once thought to be offered by bitcoin has been delayed.