Zcash Celebrates Six Month Anniversary, Achieves $100 Million Market Cap and Milestones

Zcash Celebrates Six Month Anniversary, Achieves $100 Million Market Cap and Milestones   On April 28, Zcash celebrated its six-month anniversary with an official blog post from the Zerocoin Electric Coin Company CEO Zooko Wilcox entitled “Internet Money.” In it, Wilcox outlined some of the most considerable and significant milestones Zcash have achieved over the…

TaaS Crowdsale Raises $7.9 Million Despite Ponzi Scheme Accusations

TaaS Crowdsale Raises $7.9 Million Despite Ponzi Scheme Accusations   Last week saw the culmination of the Token-as-a-Service (TaaS) crowdsale, adding another $7.9 million of value to the crypto ICO phenomenon. TaaS, which describes itself as the “world’s first-ever closed-end fund dedicated entirely to Blockchain assets,” subsequently began trading on two exchanges: Livecoin and Ukraine’s…

World’s First Democratic Cryptocurrency Platform Decred Gets An Upgrade

World’s First Democratic Cryptocurrency Platform Decred Gets An Upgrade   Decred is a cryptocurrency project and platform built with the sole purpose of granting its participants the power to guide the ecosystem. This democratic design eliminates the possibility of interference from separate entities or governments. Control in the Hands of Community The much-anticipated recent release…

Syscoin Achieves Milestone With Lightning Network Introduction

Syscoin Achieves Milestone With Lightning Network Introduction   Syscoin has confirmed it has introduced the Lightning Network (LN) on its mainnet, becoming the first cryptocurrency to achieve the milestone. In transaction records reproduced on its Twitter page on Thursday, Syscoin demonstrated the first successful transaction sent using the technology. We've performed our first Lightning Network…