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Privacy-Friendly Cryptocurrency Zcash Goes Live on Coinbase.com

Following the launch of Zcash (ZEC) on Coinbase Pro last week, Coinbase has announced support for the cryptocurrency on Coinbase.com and on the crypto exchange’s Android and iOS apps, enabling users to buy, sell, send, receive, or store ZEC throughout the company’s platforms and services. Zcash Now Available on Retail Brokerage Coinbase At the moment, Zcash support is available to customers in most jurisdictions, with the exception of New York state and the United Kingdom. According to the announcement, other jurisdictions may later be added. It will be recalled that following the price…

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Privacy Coin Zcash Completes “Sapling” Network Upgrade

Privacy-focused Zcash, currently worth just over $110 per coin, has completed a network upgrade dubbed “Sapling” that it says will vastly improve transaction speed as well as reduce the actual size of transactions themselves. Zcash hopes that this will make mobile and other types of transactions more common and feasible on the network, saying it “introduces significant efficiency improvements for shielded transactions that will pave the way for broad mobile, exchange and vendor adoption of Zcash shielded addresses.” Zcash has two types of addresses. A standard “t”-type (transparent) address works…

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