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Here you will find all the latest news and development updates from the Syscoin team and wider development community. Use the tabs to filter by news category, or enter a keyword in the search box.

It's Time to Cross the Bridge

Nov 1, 2019

After months of internal testing, and with the help of the mighty Art-of-Bug team, we are thrilled to announce that the Syscoin Bridge testnet is open for public testing!


Syscoin Platform: Proof of ZDAG

Jul 2, 2019

Today we are delighted to release a video showing ZDAG's super fast transaction speed and confirmation time. Read on for more info!


Syscoin 4.0 Launch Date Confirmed

May 30, 2019

Ramping up to Syscoin 4.0 has brought some exciting times for the teams working on the protocol and associated applications.June 4th confirmed: Release Date & Block Number


Z-DAG White Paper: Syscoin’s Blockchain Scalability Solution

May 16, 2019

Z-DAG (Zero Confirmation Directed Acyclic Graph) was developed by Syscoin core developer and CTO of Blockchain Foundry Inc., Jag Sidhu, as a scalability solution for assets and tokens on Syscoin Platform.


Syscoin 4.0 Target Release Date

Apr 30, 2019

June 4th, 2019, Syscoin Protocol’s evolution makes it’s final move towards true blockchain scalability. Targeting block number 548662, the protocol will be upgraded around 12PM PST (due to variations in block times, the block number will be updated 2 weeks prior to June 4th).


Syscoin 4.0 : Rewards & Specifications

Mar 5, 2019

In a recent post “The evolution of the Syscoin”, we introduced the additional game changing features that the upcoming Syscoin 4.0 release brings to the entire blockchain industry. The post discussed native features such as Z-DAG, Assets as well as the security and resilience of being merge-mined with Bitcoin. In addition, the protocol introduces an innovative bridge technology that allows other blockchains to access and benefit from the unique features Syscoin has to offer and vice versa.