Crypto Directory Shows Continued Interest in Monero Adoption

And no, they aren't selling drugs.

Tech  ·  13 May 2021

Elliptic Is Mapping Bitcoin Stolen From 2016 Bitfinex Hack

New research from blockchain analytics firm Elliptic asks whether zkSNACKs, the firm behind bitcoin privacy wallet Wasabi, is turning a blind eye to stolen coins.

Business  ·  13 May 2021

Sienna Network Raises $11.2M to Build Out DeFi Functionality on Secret Platform

Sienna is a privacy-first and cross-chain DeFi platform.

Tech  ·  10 May 2021

Over 20 Organizations Form Alliance to Focus on Data Privacy and Monetization

With privacy becoming increasingly important, the DPPA wants to help figure out ways to address the issue at scale.

Tech  ·  6 May 2021

IoT Privacy Company IoTeX Is Envisioning the Future of NFTs

“Proof of Presence” is one way NFTs could evolve.

Tech  ·  3 May 2021

Secret Network Raises $11.5M to Further Privacy and App Development

The position continues a string of ongoing interest in privacy-protecting tech.

Tech  ·  3 May 2021

Anoma Network Raises $6.75M to Make Exchanging Crypto Assets Easy and Private

With funding from Polychain Capital, Electric Capital and Coinbase Ventures, the project looks to bring privacy to blockchain interoperability.

Tech  ·  27 April 2021

Privacy Coin Firo Re-Launches Lelantus Protocol After February Suspension

The protocol was disabled while the Firo team investigated a number of suspicious transactions .

Tech  ·  23 April 2021

Consensus 2021: The Ongoing Fight for Privacy

A conversation with crypto lawyer Marta Belcher about how cryptocurrencies fit into the decades-long battle for online privacy and the coming attacks against it.

People  ·  21 April 2021

A16z Leads $28M Funding Round for Data Privacy Platform Aleo

Aleo’s pitch is about building out a web platform that leverages zero-knowledge proofs (ZKPs).

Tech  ·  20 April 2021

Privacy Will ‘Become a More Popular Investing Theme’: Barry Silbert

In an appearance this morning on CoinDesk TV’s First Mover, Silbert said he believes privacy tech will be a draw for investors.

Business  ·  14 April 2021

Zcash Announces ‘Halo Arc’ and Timeline for Protocol Privacy Update

Halo Arc includes updates to Zcashd, an ECC Wallet prototype and the ECC wallet SDKs.

Tech  ·  12 April 2021

Signal Messaging App Launches MobileCoin Payments Feature in Beta

Yes, but: The feature will only be available to users in the U.K., and only on iOS and Android.

Tech  ·  6 April 2021

New Privacy Coin Iron Fish Launches Testnet With $5.3M in Funding

Iron Fish is betting there is still a demand for privacy coins in a crowded market.

Tech  ·  6 April 2021

Sentinel’s Decentralized VPN Protocol Launches on Cosmos Mainnet

App developers can utilize the Sentinel Network to access Sentinel’s bandwidth marketplace for dVPN applications.

Tech  ·  27 March 2021