Friday, December 14, 2018

Introducing the Zcash Reference Wallet

Our current goal at Zcash Company is to increase the adoption and use of shielded addresses. This work is aimed at empowering everyone with economic freedom and opportunity through an open, permissionless and private payment system.

Zcash Company is building a reference light client wallet featuring a Sapling shielded address that can receive and send transactions. The objective of this project is to prove that shielded transactions can work on mobile devices and to build reusable solutions for functionality required to support shielded addresses.  

Shielded transactions

Unlike other cryptocurrencies, Zcash has two types of addresses, transparent and shielded. This