Tag Archives: Zcash

AngelList’s Naval Ravikant: Bitcoin Solves ‘Money Problems’

AngelList’s Naval Ravikant: Bitcoin Solves ‘Money Problems’

Bitcoin’s recent – and eye-popping – price movements above $12,000 have some observers saying the market is in bubble territory. While he’s not ruling it out entirely, Naval Ravikant, the co-founder of AngelList, holds a less alarmist view. “Money is a bubble that never pops,” he said at yesterday’s Token Summit II in San Francisco, adding: “It’s a consensus […]

Internet Archive Adds Bitcoin Cash, Zcash to Donation Options

Internet Archive Adds Bitcoin Cash, Zcash to Donation Options

The Internet Archive, the digital library of internet artifacts and webpages, has added new cryptocurrency payment options for supporters wanting to help keep their servers running. In a blog post published Thursday, the non-profit host of the Wayback Machine – a service which takes snapshots of webpages as they evolve through time – announced it […]

Popularity of Crypto Debit Cards Will Encourage Mainstream Adoption

Popularity of Crypto Debit Cards Will Encourage Mainstream Adoption

World boxing champion Floyd Mayweather, popular for his uncommon attitude towards money, has taken his relationship with cryptocurrency a step further by partnering with Centra Card to spend his cryptocurrency in mainstream commerce. With posts under some of his social media handles earlier this year, Mayweather’s interest on cryptocurrencies attracted a lot of attention. While […]

Zcash Explained

Zcash Explained

Zcash (ZEC) is a decentralized and open-source cryptocurrency that offers privacy and selective transparency of transactions. Zcash payments are published on a public blockchain, but the sender, recipient, and amount of a transaction remain private. Zcash is based on peer-reviewed cryptographic research, and built by a security-specialized engineering team on an open source platform based […]