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ZEN 2.0.18 will be available soon. This is a mandatory update for all exchanges, mining pools, node operators, and full node wallet users. The focus of this version is the RPC method ‘getblockfinalityindex’ update. Details here: bit.ly/31NcGQ3
Horizen is available on SimpleSwap. You can now swap ZEN to 250+ other coins. SimpleSwap's price charts and information pages make trading ZEN really easy. Check out our page here: bit.ly/2WQIbtz
The Horizen Team is growing! We are excited to welcome Guiseppe Fusco, Daniele Di Bendetto, and Robin Guyard to our Core Development Team. Learn more about the Horizen Team here: bit.ly/2uzvLFM
Horizen Academy has new content! We designed the Horizen academy to teach everyone about technology, cryptocurrency, and privacy. Check out the latest expert user articles in the Academy now: bit.ly/2VFXhgs
Join us today at 1PM EST/ 5PM UTC for the Horizen monthly live stream. Get the latest information on the Sphere by Horizen updates, learn more about our Q3 plans for Sphere by Horizen Mobile, and participate in this month's ZenTrivia. Bookmark this month's trivia page to follow along during the stream bit.ly/2MsWtfg. Follow us on YouTube for live stream notifications goo.gl/hC6SSU
The ZENniversary 2019 voting competition is here. Help us choose the winners. Head over to our blog to vote for your favorite! Voting is open until June 4th. bit.ly/30Hifz0
It has been two years since we launched Horizen in May 2017. Happy Birthday to Horizen and to the amazing community that has supported us all along! Huge shout out to everyone who contributed to this epic anniversary video: bit.ly/2EMR4cq
Join us next Wednesday 06/05 at 1 PM EST/ 6 PM GMT for the Horizen monthly live stream! Get updates on our project, find out what we are doing next, and more. Follow us on YouTube now so you don't miss out: goo.gl/hC6SSU
Horizen's 2nd anniversary is coming up and we are holding a contest to celebrate! Get creative and enter to win $100 in ZEN and other great prizes. All submissions are due by May 31st. Learn more about the Horizen ZENniversary here: bit.ly/30Hifz0
Sphere by Horizen 1.1.1 is now available. This update includes minor issue fixes to our flagship application. Learn more about the update and upgrade here: bit.ly/2W6GS8y
Join the Horizen team for lunch in New York City next week. Several of our team members will be at Consensus 2019 and we would love to meet up with you for food, drinks, and fun conversation. Spots are limited, be sure to sign up soon. bit.ly/2VoIKtT
Arizen v1.2.3 is now available! The latest upgrade enhances stability and performance for wallets containing multiple transactions. Download the release here: bit.ly/2VtWEeg
"People don't realize how valuable their data is. We will cross a tipping point where individual data is so obviously valuable that people are not going to accept firms exploiting it without getting something valuable in return." Watch the latest interview with Rob Viglione on BlockTV: bit.ly/2Lu6W9P
"The one really big thing I would love to change in the world is the fact that so many people live under so many stupid rules just because these rules exist and they have always existed." Watch Rob Viglione's latest commentary and interview with CryptoBeadles today: bit.ly/2Lp1vcb
Join us for the Live Horizen monthly update this Wednesday, May 1st at 1 PM EST/ 6 PM GMT. We have something new and exciting for our viewers - participate in our new ZenTrivia for your chance to win $20 in ZEN. Check out our intro video for more details: youtu.be/JQ_wEFNy_-Q?t=82
All exchanges, mining pools, node operators, and full node wallet users must upgrade to ZEN 2.0.17 by 04/26. This is a mandatory upgrade. Learn more about the update and new features in our recent blog: bit.ly/2HUW5C9
Attention Swing Wallet users! We've released a mandatory maintenance update which includes ZEN 2.0.17 binaries. Please update today: bit.ly/2GA07Oi
Sphere by Horizen v1.1.0 is here! Our latest upgrade features a new terminal for zen-CLI commands, support for restoring mnemonic seeds with multiple accounts, and much more. Read the details in our latest blog: bit.ly/2KO5dvu
We are excited to announce that ZEN is now available on Coinvest! Trading is available in the following pairs: BTC, ETH, GUSD, and COIN at a flat fee of $0.99 per trade and withdrawal. Learn more in our blog: bit.ly/2Xu2nxn
Join Horizen Co-founder Rob Viglione, and Director of R&D Alberto Garoffolo at the IOHK Summit on Wednesday 04/17. We look forward to meeting our community at this highly technical and educational blockchain conference. Panels include an inside look at how the Horizen treasury system works. Learn more here: bit.ly/2IcOXlu
Businesses are building on Horizen! We are excited to announce that Horizen Labs, a new blockchain development company, has invested millions into building on top of the Horizen public blockchain. They are leveraging our robust infrastructure to help deploy sidechains for enterprise clients. Learn more about this new partnership in our blog: bit.ly/2U8Wgw5
Join Horizen Co-founder Rob Viglione at the 2nd ZKProof Workshop in Berkeley, California on April 10-12. ZKProof Workshop is an industrial and academic initiative that aims to standardize the use of zero-knowledge proofs through workshops that focus on security, implementation, and applications. Learn more here: bit.ly/2D5Phyi
Reminder: Please join us in 1 hour for our monthly live stream (April 3 at 1 PM EST/6 PM GMT). You'll hear about our latest tech updates, learn more about upcoming events, and take part in a live Q&A with Rob Viglione and Rolf Versluis. Follow us on YouTube to get notified when we go live: goo.gl/hC6SSU
Join the Horizen team tomorrow April 3 at 1 PM EST/6 PM GMT for our monthly live stream. Get the latest updates on our projects, learn more about upcoming events, and take part in a live Q&A with Rob Viglione and Rolf Versluis. Follow us on YouTube: goo.gl/hC6SSU
"Our infrastructure, technology, and products are all pointing towards endowing individuals with ownership of their digital footprints, to essentially reverse the 20-30 year business model that’s evolved out of Silicon Valley." Read Horizen Co-founder Rob Viglione's featured article in the latest Blockchain Brief Newsletter here: bit.ly/2I5Da7Q
ZEN 2.0.17 is scheduled for release on April 8th. All exchanges, mining pools, node operators, and full node wallet users must upgrade prior to the 26th of April. This upgrade focuses on the introduction of the transaction confirmation finality RPC method, the blockmaxcomplexity parameter, and more. Read the details in our blog: bit.ly/2HUW5C9
We are proud to announce our partnership with Hot Import Nights - the world's largest and most unique automotive lifestyle event. This partnership continues to drive mainstream adoption of ZEN around the world. You can now use your ZEN to purchase HIN event tickets, and get free VIP perks! Learn more about our partnership in our latest blog: bit.ly/2TYb9pa
"Amid rapid advancements in the blockchain industry, it’s important we don’t lose sight of the fact that talent remains our most important asset." Rob Viglione's latest article on Nasdaq highlights why investing in the education of the next generation of blockchain developers is crucial to the success of the industry. Read more here: bit.ly/2UMA788
We are pleased to announce that several Horizen team members are speaking at the Blockchain UA and Zero Knowledge Summit conferences this week. Learn more about our speakers and their presentations on our Twitter page: bit.ly/2ubp10G
The Horizen engineering team is back in Kiev for another working session with Infopulse. We're collaborating on exciting new additions to our ecosystem, including building out our propriety sidechain technology. Learn more about our privacy-centric applications and platforms here: bit.ly/2NZx6ii
Happy International Women's Day! Horizen celebrates the many awesome women on our project and in our community. We appreciate your contributions to Horizen and our vision of Bringing Privacy To Life.
The Horizen Live Stream is today at 1 PM EST/ 6 PM GMT. We have a special announcement about Horizen Academy that you won't want to miss! Follow us on YouTube to get notified when we go live: goo.gl/hC6SSU
The Horizen Team is excited to announce the upcoming release of the Horizen Academy. We designed this educational platform to be the go-to place for education on blockchain, cryptocurrency, and privacy. Our Academy ensures that everyone can learn for free, regardless of their comfort level and experience. Stay tuned for more information this week!
The rising demand for digital privacy and data security has paved the way for a new hero to step in. Horizen's platform provides you with the necessary tools and knowledge to take control of your finances and privacy. Catch our story on public television networks throughout the year. You can also watch it here: youtu.be/CWyYUSSLnEg
Join Horizen co-founder and executive advisor Rolf Versluis for a unique Reddit AMA. Rolf is a leader in the crypto mining industry and will be answering your questions on r/GPUmining between Feb 28th and Mar 7th. See you there!
Horizen brings digital privacy and data security to national television. Watch the trailer airing on Fox Business tonight and stay tuned for the full story next week! youtu.be/FQXK1uoevas
Horizen's Central EU Lead Arno Pfefferling is attending Crypto Assets Conference in Frankfurt from Feb 25-26. Arno will be speaking about "Privacy On Transparent Databases." Get your tickets now to watch his presentation: bit.ly/2toMMlK
Sphere by Horizen has two upgrades scheduled for Q1. As part of the upgrades, we are refining our user interface, improving messaging speed, and adding new features for Node management. Learn more here: bit.ly/2SAm2xx
Our Central European and Kenyan communities have grown significantly this month. As a result, we are increasing our meetups and conference attendance in these areas. Check out all of our recent updates in last week's monthly livestream: bit.ly/2SpZT4R
Horizen's "Year of Delivery" is heavily focused on core technology updates that move our project towards decentralization and scalability. Learn about our 2019 roadmap from Horizen's co-founder Rob Viglione: bit.ly/2TCq1pQ
January’s ZEN 2.0.16 hard fork eliminated a vulnerability identified in the Zcash code base. Horizen worked alongside the Zcash Security Team to create a speedy solution and keep our network safe. To learn more about our fix, please read our blog here: bit.ly/2UCBYMa
New Trading Pair! We are excited to announce a ZEN:USD trading pair on Bittrex starting today, January 31st. Big shout out the Bittrex team for consistently supporting Horizen!
Another successful hard fork! Thanks to all exchanges, mining pools & node operators for the continued support. The latest mandatory upgrade will increase the functionality of the Horizen services including faster transaction speeds, new shielded transaction type, and improved system performance! Details here: goo.gl/Z3z4CQ
Tuesday 29th Jan is our mainnet hard fork at block 455555! We are excited to release this new update. Features include faster transaction speeds, a new shielded transaction type, and improved overall system performance! No actions are necessary. Learn more about the hard fork in our blog: goo.gl/Z3z4CQ
Be sure to mark January 31st on your calendar - you'll be able to purchase ZEN with USD on Bittrex! Horizen's business development team is committed to increasing our fiat pairings in 2019 and has more integrations in the pipeline. Stay tuned!
Macro trends suggest that a global economic crisis could be looming. If a global recession were to happen in the future, many believe that cryptocurrencies would benefit. Horizen co-founder, Rob Viglione, weighs in on this topic. Read the Bitcoin News article to learn more: bit.ly/2DvIQWb
"If you don't retain control of your money, at the philosophical level, you really don't retain control of your life." Rob Viglione talks financial privacy, ensuring online privacy, and more in the latest Crypto Lark episode. Watch here: bit.ly/2W3eKjP
Today is the day! All mining pools, node operators, full node wallet users, and exchanges must upgrade to ZEN 2.0.16 to avoid disruption to ZEN services. This is not a mandatory upgrade for Arizen users! Upgrade information and download links available on our blog goo.gl/Z3z4CQ