Tag: firo

May 05 2022

Four Effects of the Firo Block Reward Update

The private currency, Firo (FIRO), is changing the block rewards. Firo does this with a poll. This digital asset was formerly known as Zcoin (XZC). Since Firo is a PoW chain, the new miner reward will be of importance. However, Reuben Yap is also interested in giving rewards to the community. He is co- founder and COO of Firo. Firo will install the changes...

Mar 09 2022

Firo’s Spats Supporting Confidential Assets

Spats (short for Spark Assets) is a research paper by Firo. It extends Lelantus Spark to support confidential assets. It's in line with Firo's goal of giving anonymity to the whole cryptocurrency community. This Monday, Firo introduced Spats. Spats will serve as the base for FIRO's privacy infrastructure layer. Also, it will allow generating or transferring tokens from other chains. Imagine the following...

Feb 25 2022

Latest News From Firo

Feb 25 2022 Published at Altcoin Buzz under tags  cryptocurrency news firo firo (zcoin)

Firo (FIRO), originally known as Zcoin, is a cryptocurrency that aims to be a private digital currency. It developed the Lelantus privacy technology, which allows users to burn their coins and later redeem them for brand new ones with no transaction history. Let's see the latest news from Firo. This week...

Jan 20 2022

Firo Partners with DotOracle to Allow Asset Movement to Elysium

Since 2016, Firo, initially called Zcoin, has been working on cutting-edge privacy technology. On the other hand, DotOracle, a decentralized network, seeks to deliver real-time data to close the gap between the Polkadot ecosystem and the real world. These two companies have partnered which will bring improvements to the ecosystem. Therefore, in this article, you...

Jan 08 2022

Firo Among the Winners of the 2021 Crypto Surge

Jan 08 2022 Published at Altcoin Buzz under tags  altcoin projects bitcoin crypto firo zcoin

Since it began several years ago, Firo has been a big player in the conversation for data protection. But, it is safe to say that 2021 was its biggest year. Asides from the various partnerships it announced, there was overall growth. In addition, Firo’s community base experienced a remarkable increase. Firo is one of the platforms that have attempted to turn crypto into...

Nov 27 2021

TOP CRYPTO NEWS 11/27: MOONBEAM WINS THE AUCTIONS

Bitcoin is finding support at 54k. Meanwhile, Ethereum is trading around 4100 dollars. But even at these support levels, the Fear & Greed Index is showing Fear in the market. Here is your Top Crypto News for the day. 1) Moonbeam Becomes the Second Para-chain...

Nov 24 2021

Firo Protocol Network Updates Q4

Firo is a privacy-based cryptocurrency. They are also one of the few remaining PoW coins. Thanks to more and more government and business intrusion, privacy coins are getting more attention. Firo has been busy with lots of new updates so let's see what they've been up to. Firo is one of the few coins that is both...

Nov 10 2021

How Firo Will Reduce 94% of its Blockchain’s Storage Size?

Nov 10 2021 Published at Altcoin Buzz under tags  cryptocurrency news firo lelantus privacy

Privacy-focused cryptocurrency provider, Firo, has been busy working to reduce the size of its blockchain. The move is part of an effort to streamline its Merkle Tree Proof algorithm, reducing the amount of data in each block. Therefore, the reduction also...

Oct 18 2021

Top Crypto News: 10/18 | Moonbeam Pre-Registration is Now Open

Oct 18 2021 Published at Altcoin Buzz under tags  c98 cryptocurrency news firo kucoin moonbeam

The majority of the cryptocurrencies are trading sideways while Bitcoin is holding the $61k region. Ethereum is showing strength around $3,700 with the fear and greed index turning to Extreme Greed. Let’s find out the top crypto news for the day. 1 - Firo Launches New Crowdfunding System...

Sep 29 2021

Firo Partners With Panther for Privacy Research

Firo, a privacy-focused cryptocurrency provider, has entered into a partnership with Panther that will enable them to research privacy and anonymity for transactions. The announcement was made on September 27th by the Panther Protocol, which provides end-to-end privacy for...

Aug 26 2021

Firo Unveils New Privacy Protocol Lelantus Spark

Privacy cryptocurrency provider Firo is set to launch a new protocol called Lelantus Spark. This will be the successor of its current Lelantus platform. Firo is a decentralized digital currency with a focus on keeping transactions anonymous. It was previously known as Zcoin with the ticker XZC. The network uses zero-knowledge proofs to ensure fully anonymous transactions. It works by allowing users to...

Aug 25 2021

Top Crypto News: 08/24

After making a daily high of $50,311, Bitcoin underwent a correction and is now trading at $48,099. Meanwhile, the second-largest cryptocurrency, Ethereum, is trading close to $3,176. Let’s find out some interesting crypto news stories for the day. 1 - Traders Reveal...

Aug 24 2021

Top Upcoming Crypto Events | August Week 4

The cryptocurrency and blockchain space has continued to gain global audience. This still yet nascent space has also been touted as one of the most innovative technologies of the 21st century. In line with this, we have compiled a list of some of the top upcoming crypto events expected to take place in this new week. The SafeMoon wallet launch, Deeper Network's mainnet...

Jul 04 2021

Top Crypto News: 07/03

At the time of press, Bitcoin is up by 3.5% and is trading at $34,603. The overall cryptocurrency market cap now holds at $1.47 trillion, and Bitcoin’s dominance rate is 44%. Meanwhile, cryptocurrency management fund Grayscale has included...

Jun 23 2021

Top Crypto News: 06/22

The crypto space is certainly undergoing some volatility. Bitcoin is currently up 4% and is trading at $34,161. Meanwhile, Ethereum is up 3.8% over the last 24 hours and is trading at $...

Jun 11 2021

Experts’ Opinion – Are We in a Bull Market?

In the summer of 2021, bitcoin and the entire crypto market experienced a heavy price pull-back. It sure made the entire crypto market flinch when they saw their investments go down over 30%. It’s not unusual to see cryptocurrency prices go down an unsettling 30 percent. But the question is that are we in a bull market or have the bears taken over....

Jun 10 2021

Firo Launches Receiver Address Privacy (RAP) on Its Mainnet

Security, privacy, and anonymity are some of the founding principles of the blockchain and cryptocurrency space. Privacy in the crypto space is, however, threatened due to stringent regulations put in place by several governmental agencies. Firo (formerly Zcoin) is one of the few cryptocurrencies still focused on ensuring privacy in the crypto space is upheld. In line with this, the crypto has taken...

Apr 30 2021

Improved Privacy as Firo Reactivates Its Lelantus Protocol

Privacy-centered digital asset Firo, formerly known as Zcoin, has announced the reinstatement of its Lelantus protocol. According to Firo, this move closely follows its recently completed hard fork and the launch of Firo v14.6.0. The reactivation of...

Apr 27 2021

Top Crypto News: 04/26

After making a daily low of $47,198, Bitcoin is now trading at $53,790. Today, BTC holds the support of daily 100-EMA and is up roughly over 6% in the last 24 hours. As per the 4-hour chart, BTC printed a long wick...

Apr 19 2021

Top Crypto News: 04/19

After making an all-time high of $64,804.72, Bitcoin underwent a sharp correction towards the $50,000 region during the weekend. However, Bitcoin quickly recovered, which indicates the significant buying pressure from this support. This has also caused a lot of liquidations in the futures market. At the time of publication, Bitcoin is trading at $...

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