Sep 29, 2016
# ZERO KNOWLEDGE PROOFS
Zero knowledge proofs –more specifically “zero-knowledge arguments of knowledge”– are a scientific breakthrough in the field of cryptography: they allow you to prove knowledge of some facts about hidden information without revealing that information.
A great video explaining zero knowledge proofs:
# MAXIMUM CONFIDENTIALITY
Zcash offers the latest techniques in cryptography, namely zero-knowledge proofs, to guarantee the validity of transactions without revealing additional information about them. Zcash payments are published on a public blockchain, but the sender, recipient, and amount of a transaction remain private.