Category: Zcash (ZEC)

New Alpha Release: Faster Block Times

Today, we deployed a new alpha release of the Zcash reference implementation,
v0.11.2.z5, to the testnet. The new release includes the following changes
[1]:

  1. The block interval target has been decreased to 2.5 minutes, without changing
    the monetary supply curve (#989).
  2. The difficulty adjustment has been …