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Horizen is a privacy cryptocurrency that was formerly ZenCash.

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Horizen Weekly Insider #25

30th January 2020

Horizen Weekly Insider #26

6th February 2020

Horizen Weekly Insider #27

13th February 2020

Horizen Weekly Insider #28

20th February 2020

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HorzienHorizen uses a the Proof-of-Work (PoW) Equihash hashing algorithm. The division of each Horizen PoW block reward and transaction fees are distributed using the following rules: 60% to miners, 20% to treasury, 10% to secure node operators, and 10% to super node operators.

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Horizen's native cryptocurrency, ZEN, is a mineable PoW coin currently trading on exchanges including Bittrex, BinanceBinance, and Changelly. ZEN is integrated on major wallets including Horizen's flagship app, Sphere by Horizen, a multi-functional wallet that serves as an interface with most Horizen products and services.

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Horizen (ZEN), formerly ZenCash (which was a chainsplit of ZClassic), is a cryptocurrency with optional privacy features that officially launched on May 23, 2017 and was founded by Rob Vigilione and Rolf VersluisRolf Versluis. Horizen is an ecosystem where users are rewarded for their contributions. Horizen’s platform enables businesses and developers to create their own public or private blockchains utilizing Horizon's node network. Horizen’s Sidechain SDK provides components for deployment of a customizable blockchain.

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Horizen (ZEN), formerly ZenCash (which was a forkchainsplit fromof ZClassic), is a cryptocurrency with optional privacy features that officially launched on May 23, 2017 and was founded by Rob Vigilione and Rolf Versluis. Horizen is an ecosystem where users are rewarded for their contributions. Horizen’s platform enables businesses and developers to create their own public or private blockchains utilizing Horizon's node network. Horizen’s Sidechain SDK provides components for deployment of a customizable blockchain.

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The re-branding of ZenCash to Horizen was done after BrandTuitive, a New York based branding and marketing firm,off conductedof research on the cryptocurrency market including Horizen community members, miners, node operators, investors, and employees. BothThe companiesproject came to the conclusion after analyzing their finding that re-branding ZenCash to Horizen reinforces the companies commitment to ensuringcreating usercommunity-focused privacyproducts.

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Horizen (ZEN), formerly ZenCash (which was a fork from ZClassic), is a cryptocurrency with optional privacy privacy cryptocurrencyfeatures that officially launched on May 23, 2017 and was founded by RonRob Vigilione and WilliamRolf WolfVersluis. Horizen is an ecosystem where users are rewarded for their contributions. Horizen’s platform enables businesses and developers to create their own public or private blockchains utilizing Horizon's node network. Horizen’s Sidechain SDK provides components for deployment of a customizable blockchain.

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Horizen's native cryptocurrency, ZEN, is a mineable PoW coin currently trading on exchanges including Bittrex, Binance, and Changelly. ZEN is integrated on major wallets including Horizen's flagship app, Sphere by Horizen, a multifunctionalmulti-functional wallet that serves as an interface with most Horizen products and services.

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Horzien uses a the Proof-of-Work (PoW) Equihash hashing algorithm that was created by Alex Biryukov and Dmitry Khovratovich at the University of Luxembourg. It has a block reward of 12.5 ZEN, a block generation time of 2.5 minutes, and a block size of 2 MB. The division of each Horizen PoW block reward and transaction fees are distributed using the following rules: 8860% to miners, 5 20% to one or more DOAstreasury, 3.510% to secure node operators, and 3.510% to thesuper corenode teamoperators.

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Funding for the development of Horizen is generated by miners. 20% of block rewards goes into the Horizen treasury.

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Horizen did not have an ICO.

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Horizen (ZEN), formerly ZenCash (which was a fork from ZClassic), is a privacy cryptocurrency that officially launched on May 23, 2017 and was founded by Ron Vigilione and William Wolf. Horizen is an ecosystem where users are rewarded for their contributions. Horizen’s platform enables businesses and developers to create their own public or private blockchains utilizing Horizon's node network. Horizen’s Sidechain SDK provides components for deployment of a customizable blockchain.

Horizen's native cryptocurrency, ZEN, is a mineable PoW coin currently trading on exchanges including Bittrex, Binance, and Changelly. ZEN is integrated on major wallets including Horizen's flagship app, Sphere by Horizen, a multifunctional wallet that serves as an interface with most Horizen products and services.

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The re-branding of ZenCash to Horizen was done after BrandTuitive, a New YorkNew York based branding and marketing firm, conducted research on the cryptocurrency market including miners, node operators, investors, and employees. Both companies came to the conclusion after analyzing their finding that re-branding ZenCash to Horizen reinforces the companies commitment to ensuring user privacy.

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Horzien uses a the Proof-of-Work (PoW) Equihash hashing algorithm that was created by Alex BiryukovAlex Biryukov and Dmitry Khovratovich at the University of Luxembourg. It has a block reward of 12.5 ZEN, a block generation time of 2.5 minutes, and a block size of 2 MB. The division of each PoW block reward and transaction fees are distributed using the following rules: 88% to miners, 5% to one or more DOAs, 3.5% to secure node operators, and 3.5% to the core team.

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Horizen

Horizen is a privacy cryptocurrency that was formerly ZenCash.

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Horizen (ZEN), formerly ZenCash (which was a fork from ZClassic), is a privacy cryptocurrency that officially launched on May 23, 2017 and was founded by Ron Vigilione and William Wolf.

Horzien uses a the Proof-of-Work (PoW) Equihash hashing algorithm that was created by Alex Biryukov and Dmitry Khovratovich at the University of Luxembourg. It has a block reward of 12.5 ZEN, a block generation time of 2.5 minutes, and a block size of 2 MB. The division of each PoW block reward and transaction fees are distributed using the following rules: 88% to miners, 5% to one or more DOAs, 3.5% to secure node operators, and 3.5% to the core team.

The re-branding of ZenCash to Horizen was done after BrandTuitive, a New York based branding and marketing firm, conducted research on the cryptocurrency market including miners, node operators, investors, and employees. Both companies came to the conclusion after analyzing their finding that re-branding ZenCash to Horizen reinforces the companies commitment to ensuring user privacy.

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Horizen

Horizen is a privacy cryptocurrency.

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Horizen (ZEN), formerly ZenCash, is a privacy cryptocurrency that officially launched on May 23, 2017 and was founded by Ron Vigilione and William Wolf.

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Pier Stabilini

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Pierre Schiro

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Horizen is a privacy cryptocurrency that was formerly ZenCash.

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