Tag: lelantus

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...

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...

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 01 2021

Big New! Firo Integrates with Binance Smart Chain

Firo, formerly known as Zcoin has announced its integration with Binance Smart Chain (BSC). According to the official blog, this integration has introduced BEP-20 FIRO and Binance Bridge support. While this bridge will support seamless conversion between native and BEP-20 FIRO, it will unlock inter- blockchain liquidity for the token This integration is a piece of big news for the project which is on...

Jan 14 2021

Privacy Coin Firo Launches ‘Privacy by Default’ Protocol on Mainnet

Jan 14 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  firo lelantus privacy privacy coins tech

Lelantus introduces “on-by-default” privacy while also allowing partial redemptions of Firo’s burn-and-redeem model.

Powerful Privacy Protocol Lelantus Activated on Firo Mainnet

Lelantus, the privacy protocol that brings “on-by-default” privacy to Firo (previously Zcoin) mainnet activated on 14 January 2021. According to the official blog, the upgrade went live on block 336888. Lelantus introduces a burn-and-redeem model to any number of coins on Firo. Effectively, this ensures the transactions between official Firo wallets remain private by default. According to Firo project steward Reuben Yap, Lelantus...

Dec 01 2020

Firo Lelantus Upgrade Is Around the Corner

Privacy-focused cryptocurrency Firo, formerly known as Zcoin, has disclosed that its long-awaited Lelantus upgrade will soon go live. Firo, in a GitHub update, disclosed in-depth details of the upcoming upgrade. Details like actions users are expected to carry out and how to go about testing the update. Firo, furthermore,...

Oct 21 2020

Zcoin (XZC) Next-generation Privacy Protocol Testnet Live!

Zcoin, the privacy-focused cryptocurrency announced the testnet launch of its next-generation privacy protocol Lelantus on October 20. According to Ruben Yap, Project Steward Zcoin, Lelantus pushes the boundaries of privacy. It employs technology that supports very high practical anonymity and helps make transactions untraceable with a single click. At the core, Zcoin Lelantus allows users to destroy any amounts of coins and partially...

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