10 Million PIV Have Gone Private

10 Million PIV Have Gone Private

On August 27th, 2018, PIVX crossed a massive milestone not only for its own project but for cryptocurrency overall. It now has over 10 million PIV converted to zPIV accounting for nearly 20% of its coin supply, making it the largest anonymous set of any coin that uses...
Did someone say Bulletproofs?

Did someone say Bulletproofs?

Prominent cryptographer Jonathan Bootle has joined the PIVX development team! Known for being one of the key cryptographers who developed and wrote the whitepaper on Bulletproofs, Bootle’s work will be focused on integrating breakthrough Bulletproofs into PIVX’s...
How PIVX Stacks Up In The Privacy Realm

How PIVX Stacks Up In The Privacy Realm

Many people have asked for simple side by side comparisons of PIVX.  This post will be one of several to give you an overview of PIVX and illustrate several of its features and blockchain / distributed ledger technology mechanisms and how it compares to other...
zPIV is coming back on line – Autominting Announcement

zPIV is coming back on line – Autominting Announcement

Some time after block 908000 ( Approx Nov 17, at 1:15PM EST ) at a point agreed upon by the PIVX development team, zPIV will be reactivated. Make BACKUPS of your wallet.dat files All wallets must be updated to 3.0.5 zPIV was deactivated because of a critical exploit...
Did you know: PIVX is committed to true privacy?

Did you know: PIVX is committed to true privacy?

“Private” features.  Indeed, sure – it was faster (and more obscure) to send funds via bitcoin back in the day, but even then, Bitcoin has NEVER said they are private or anonymous. Of recent, a handful of endeavors in the blockchain realms have popped up pushing their...