The First “Friendly Fork” of the Zcash Blockchain in approximately
Current Block at #
Hard Fork at Block #570,000
blocks to go...
Block #570,000 (estimated around July 18th, 2019)
Ycash plans to implement periodic tweaks to their PoW algorithm to remain as ASIC-resistant as possible. The first proof-of-work tweak is planned for no later than the end of October 2019.1
Ycash plans to redirect the remaining founders’ reward in its entirety to the Ycash Foundation.
If you are only using Zcash to transact and as a store of value. You do not need to do anything.
You will receive Ycash at a 1:1 ratio to your current Zcash.