Blockstack Blog

Our new developer-first Blockstack.org

We’ve worked closely with our developer community on the next iteration of Blockstack.org. We’re pleased to aim this new version at a technical audience.

Fri Jul 27 2018
Jeff Domke

Universal Wallet Bounty Recap

Head on over to App.co to try the Universal Wallet App Finalists Blockstack, in partnership with ShapeShift, put out a $50,000 challenge to developers around the world to create a Universal Wallet where users hold or add their favorite cryptocurrency and exchange into any token they want, all

Mon Jul 09 2018
Xan Ditkoff

Announcing The Universal Dapp Store

Starting with over 150 apps, The Dapp Store is a discovery tool housing usable dapps built on Blockstack, Ethereum, and others for gaming, social networking, productivity, financial services, and more.

Wed May 16 2018
Muneeb & Ryan

A $1 Million Request for Social Networks

Blockstack Public Benefit Corporation is taking a stand and committing $1,000,000 to support social network dapps that rewrite the fundamental basis of how we connect.

Thu May 10 2018
Muneeb & Ryan

Blockstack + ShapeShift: $50,000 for a Universal Wallet

In the Fall, we launched Blockstack Signature Bounties to incentivize developers around the world to build decentralized applications, based on the needs and desires of the Blockstack community. For the next Signature Bounty we wanted to expand our scope to speak to the needs of any and every cryptocurrency community.

Wed Apr 25 2018
Xan Ditkoff

Introducing the Blockstack Community Rewards Program

At Blockstack PBC, we understand that the decentralized internet will not be propelled forward by one entity, but by thousands of community contributors.

Wed Apr 18 2018
Patrick Stanley

What true data ownership looks like

In today’s digital universe, it’s nearly impossible for us to exist online without giving our data to Facebook. Beyond having a treasure trove of our photos, private messages, friendships, and personal interests, Facebook has become the default way to login to our other online services, from dating apps

Mon Apr 09 2018
Ariella Steinhorn

Blockstack Berlin Videos Now Live!

The world’s pioneering technologists descended upon Axica Convention Center in Berlin as Blockstack played host to a weekend of expert talks and dapp demos.

Thu Mar 22 2018
Patrick Stanley

Blockstack Enables Multiplayer Storage for Decentralized Apps

Blockstack provides the infrastructure and tools to build out the next-generation internet, what many would call Web 3.0, and the dapps that thrive on it.

Thu Jan 25 2018
Ken Liao

$50,000 Signature Bounty to Decentralize Communication

This new Signature Bounty consists of $50,000 in prizes to further decentralize and secure communication for teams and individuals around the world.

Wed Dec 20 2017
Patrick Stanley

Encrypted Token Portfolio Bounty Recap

We put out a challenge to the Blockstack Community to create an Encrypted Token Portfolio app on Blockstack. These apps are now available in public alpha!

Wed Dec 20 2017
Patrick Stanley

Blockstack’s $50M Token Sale

We’re thrilled to announce that the Blockstack token sale for accredited investors has come to an end, with a total of $50M closed and allocated. Over 800 individuals and funds participated, including Union Square Ventures, Foundation Capital, Lux Capital, Winklevoss Capital, Blockchain Capital, Digital Currency Group, Kevin Rose, Michael

Tue Dec 05 2017
Ryan & Muneeb

Token Sale: Registration Extension and Pricing Update

We announced the token sale registration a week ago and are humbled by the thousands who’ve completed registration and the thousands more still in the pipeline.

Fri Nov 10 2017
Muneeb & Ryan

Blockstack Berlin: A Signature Fund Event

The Blockstack Signature Fund is excited to announce Signature Berlin - the first in a series of worldwide events and demo days around Blockstack.

Mon Nov 06 2017
Patrick Stanley

Blockstack Token Sale Registration

Today, we’re excited to unveil the registration process for the Blockstack Token Sale.

Wed Nov 01 2017
Ryan & Muneeb