Cryptocurrencies will need to undergo some big changes if they want to remain relevant as more time progresses. In the case of ZCash, one of its biggest changes to date is coming to fruition. The following aspects about the perceived “Sapling” upgrade well worth keeping an eye on moving forward. They all usher in some interesting developments for this particular cryptocurrency.
It may seem a bit odd in this day and age, but ZCash does not support traditional “lite” addresses. However, users will now be able to make use of this feature at no additional computational cost when the Sapling release is introduced. It is a positive step toward widespread adoption, further IoT integration, and gaining more traction in the mobile department. These new addresses will use the “zs” format, compared to current “zc” standard users have grown accustomed to.