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: https://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: https://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: https://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: https://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: https://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: https://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: https://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: https://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 https://goo.gl/Z3z4CQ
The Sphere by Horizen giveaway winners are here! Congratulations to CryptoHorizons, krishtopa, and Themultipool! We want to thank everyone for participating. We will use your feedback to continuously improve our flagship app. Read more here: https://bit.ly/2rYibKY
We are excited to announce our latest partnership with Flubit.com, a rapidly growing online marketplace. You can now use ZEN to purchase over 70,000,000 items, all of which are available for international delivery! Check it out today: www.Flubit.com
The Horizen Monthly Live update is now available on our YouTube channel! Head over now to see our 2018 yearly review and learn more about our plans for 2019. https://bit.ly/2FfS1vK
The Sphere by Horizen giveaway ends on January 10th. Download our flagship app and tell us what you think for a chance to win $100 in ZEN! Read our blog for entry details: https://bit.ly/2rYibKY
We've just released ZEN 2.0.16! This is a mandatory upgrade for all mining pools, node operators, full node wallet users, and exchanges. Please upgrade before January 18th to prevent any disruptions. Head over to our blog for more information: https://goo.gl/Z3z4CQ
The Horizen Live Stream occurs on 01/09 this month! Be sure to tune in next week to learn about our plans for 2019. Follow our YouTube channel now so you don't miss out! https://goo.gl/hC6SSU
2018 has been a fantastic year for Horizen! Our major accomplishments include a successful brand expansion, three groundbreaking Whitepapers, the launch of Sphere by Horizen, and 3 ZEND core releases. Read our entire year-end review here: https://goo.gl/HxRGyd
Horizen is giving away $300 in ZEN to celebrate the release of our multifunctional flagship app, Sphere by Horizen. Read the competition details here: https://bit.ly/2rYibKY
51% attacks are an issue for the entire cryptocurrency community. Read Horizen’s whitepaper to learn more about our solution - a penalty mechanism for delayed block reporting: https://goo.gl/3RsCMu
Looking for a great Holiday gift? Give the gift of ZEN this year with the Limited Edition Holiday paper wallet! It's the perfect stocking stuffer for any crypto enthusiast. More info here: https://goo.gl/JFTxpG
Our new Flagship App "Sphere by Horizen" is a great way to control your digital footprint. Our community members say that it's "easy to use, responsive, and incorporates a strong focus on security." Try Sphere by Horizen for yourself! https://goo.gl/3wKaFn
We are proud to announce the open beta release of our multi-functional flagship app, Sphere by Horizen. This unique privacy-based platform will be the launching point for ZEN services. Learn more about it here: https://goo.gl/uf1hfR
The Horizen Secure Node certificate check process (certcheck) is being upgraded to match Super Node logic. Older versions will no longer be eligible for earnings starting on December 18th, 2018. Click here for more info: https://bit.ly/2SHIwZ4
Horizen co-founder Rolf Versluis discusses the Horizen Treasury block reward increase in our latest blog. Learn more about the strategic actions we are taking here: https://goo.gl/nN5Nmn
Our Co-founder Rob Viglione discusses Horizen's decision to increase treasury block mining rewards. Read the announcement here: https://goo.gl/UYqPhM
Horizen is excited to announce integrations with BitBill, a cold storage wallet, and FoLEx, a community focused cryptocurrency exchange! We're growing our partnerships and building out the Horizen ecosystem on a daily basis.
Our monthly community update starts in 10 minutes, at 1pm EDT. Watch live here: http://youtube.com/c/Horizen/live
At Horizen, we believe that contributing to Altcoins is the best way to help improve Bitcoin and cryptocurrency in general. Some would say that Bitcoin is the only cryptocurrency worth contributing to, but we wholeheartedly disagree. Learn more here: goo.gl/AFAyFU
Horizen has officially become the 34th team to join the Binance Gold Label Project. We are proud and excited to be part of this initiative!
Horizen and Cripto Conserje are teaming up to battle the refugee crisis in Latin America! Learn more about our efforts here: https://goo.gl/46y5qP
Now announcing Sphere by Horizen! Head over to our blog to learn more about the naming of the new Horizen flagship app: https://goo.gl/2fJGi7
Horizen’s partnership with CoinTigo allows our community to send and receive ZEN via SMS from any type of phone, anywhere on Earth, with or without internet access. Learn how you can win $200 by opening a CoinTigo wallet and making a deposit. Read more here: https://goo.gl/M5M4iU
Horizen is exhibiting at Europe's largest business show in London on 14 & 15 November! You'll find us at stand #1030, so come to say hello, we'd love to meet you! Free tickets available here https://goo.gl/owrkYd
We're giving away up to $50,000 in ZEN to celebrate our listing with Huobi! Click here to find out how to participate in our Airdrop and trading competitions: https://goo.gl/TRqRmR
Horizen is now listed on Huobi Global, one of the world's largest exchanges! This new partnership will continue to expand Horizen's global presence, making our platform even more accessible to our community. Trading pairs include ZEN:BTC and ZEN:ETH.
Come join us at The Business Show, Europe's largest business show, in London on 11/14 & 11/15. We’re fully prepared, the only thing we need now is YOU! Get your free ticket now: https://goo.gl/owrkYd
Reminder: Our Bi-Weekly Updates are now becoming Monthly Updates. We've decided to reduce the frequency in order to allocate more resources to technical innovations and community growth. As a result, we will not host a Bi-Weekly update today. The Monthly updates will take place on the first Wednesday of the month - our next live update will take place on November 7th at 1pm EST. Be sure to subscribe to our Youtube channel: https://goo.gl/hC6SSU
Interested in some leisurely weekend reading? Learn more about sidechains and Horizen's unique sidechain architecture in an easy-to-read blog written by our very own country representative - Jonas Rubel. Read here: https://goo.gl/rqNKBW
We're thrilled to attend one of the world’s leading cannabis conferences – CannMed 2018. Rob Viglione, Horizen Co-Founder, will be speaking on October 23rd at 2PM PST. He will discuss the application of blockchain technology to the Cannabis industry. Drop by our booth and say hi to the team! Learn more here: https://goo.gl/w87xD6
Horizen is now listed on our first Mexican exchange - Alteum! To celebrate, we're rewarding users with the highest trading volumes up to 60 ZEN. You also have a chance to win a trip for 2 to the Viva La Crypto conference! Find out more here: https://goo.gl/U8DRbx
Horizen's innovative sidechain model is designed to be completely decentralized without relying on pre-defined trusted parties. Our model provides a scalable solution to our expansive roadmap. Read the details and access the whitepaper here: https://goo.gl/DYTaJp
Our Bi-Weekly community update starts in 5 minutes. Watch live here: http://youtube.com/c/Horizen/live
Horizen's technologists are pushing the boundaries of sidechain technology. Tune in to our Bi-Weekly Update tomorrow, October 17th, at 1pm EST to learn more!
Watch Alberto Garoffolo (Director of Engineering) and Rob Viglione (Co-Founder) explain 51% attacks and Horizen's novel solution for preventing future threats: https://goo.gl/Vb2QQw
Horizen's fight against the 51% attack continues to make headlines. Forbes recently published an article highlighting our novel delayed block penalty mechanism. Read more here: https://goo.gl/ZmTxDk
Horizen is now listed on BGJ.io, a Singaporean exchange and OTC trading desk! To celebrate our new listing, we are giving away 70,000 CNY (approx. $10,000 USD) of ZEN. Be sure to register on #BGJ before Oct. 13th. Read more here: https://goo.gl/2YFxGe
Horizen is making headlines. Read about our changes to the Bitcoin Consensus Algorithm in today's Coindesk article "A Solution to Crypto's 51% Attack? Fine Miners Before It Happens." Read here: https://goo.gl/9FDXtA *FINAL REMINDER* Today is the last day for miners, node operators, and Swing Wallet users to upgrade to Zen 2.0.15. This upgrade includes changes to the Bitcoin Consensus Algorithm. Instructions are located here: https://goo.gl/VJzVy9
We're thrilled to announce a partnership with AnyPay. Starting today, 200+ merchants in the USA will accept ZEN as payment!
*Only Three Days Left* Please upgrade to Zen 2.0.15 prior to block #392512 on ~10/10/18. This release is mandatory for miners, node operators, partners, exchanges & swing wallet users. Upgrade instructions here: https://goo.gl/VJzVy9