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Oxen has products, programmability, and plenty of room to grow.

Come for the FLIP, stay for the OXEN

Even though privacy is our bread and butter, Oxen also has lots to offer in terms of utility, programmability, and automation. Here are just a few of the reasons Oxen is a project to worth looking into. ...

25 June 2021Alex Linton

Community Airdrop Meme Competition

Community Airdrop Meme Competition

To promote the currently running Chainflip Airdrop, we are running a community meme competition (with Oxen prizes) — here's how you can enter!...

15 April 2021Admin

Chainflip Airdrop — Community Video Program

Chainflip Airdrop — Community Video Program

To promote the Chainflip airdrop we're running a community video program with an Oxen prize — here's how you can join in!...

30 March 2021Admin

Chainflip airdrop: How to get in on the action

Chainflip airdrop: How to get in on the action

Learn all about the Chainflip airdrop program: how to register, how to maximise your $FLIP gains, and all the other info you need!...

11 March 2021Admin

Image of oxen coins burning.

Let It Burn: What We're Doing with the Oxen Liquidity Provision

When the Salty Saga hardfork landed, we made the decision to set aside 6 OXEN per block for the first six months following the hardfork as a fund to incentivise liquidity for Chainflip and wOXEN. With the recent announcement that Chainflip will be fo...

17 November 2020Admin

Pulse Check: Salty Saga Hardfork Brings a New Block Reward Structure to Support Chainflip

Pulse Check: Salty Saga Hardfork Brings a New Block Reward Structure to Support Chainflip

Oxen’s upcoming Salty Saga 8.0.0 hardfork will bring a bunch of exciting changes to Oxen Core and other key components of the Oxen privacy suite. As mentioned in the Salty Saga announcement, one of these changes is a restructure of the Oxen block rew...

22 September 2020Admin

DeFi: The Dangerous Game of Governance Tokens

DeFi: The Dangerous Game of Governance Tokens

The last few months have generated an explosion of discussion in the crypto world about governance tokens and so-called ‘yield farming’. There’s lots of chatter around incentive structures for the variety of actors in the field. In particular, the De...

13 August 2020Simon Harman

Oxen Meets DeFi: Introducing Chainflip

Oxen Meets DeFi: Introducing Chainflip

Since getting started in 2018, Oxen has been constantly exploring and pushing the boundaries of what a staked node network can do....

19 July 2020Admin

Recent Posts

Tip bot tips: How to use the new OXEN tip bot on Telegram

Tip bot tips: How to use the new OXEN tip bot on Telegram

We're launching a new tip bot for the Oxen community channel on Telegram! Using the tip bot, you can send and receive OXEN tips on Telegram....

27 July 2021Alex Linton

Weekly Dev Update #161

Weekly Dev Update #161

Read all about the latest updates to the Oxen suite! This week: Session authenticated message retrieval, and webRTC research...

26 July 2021Kee Jefferys

Weekly Dev Update #160

Weekly Dev Update #160

Read all about the latest updates to the Oxen suite! This week: Session performance improvements, Lokinet stability upgrades and more!...

19 July 2021Kee Jefferys

Weekly Dev Update #159

Weekly Dev Update #159

Read all about the latest updates to the Oxen suite! This week: Service Node upgrades, Session bug squishing, and Lokinet macOS progress...

12 July 2021Kee Jefferys

Upgrading your updates

Upgrading your updates

We’re upgrading the way we do Service Node updates! Over the coming week, we’ll be trialling a new method of upgrading the Service Node network. ...

06 July 2021Kee Jefferys

Weekly Dev Update #158

Weekly Dev Update #158

Read all about the latest updates to the Oxen suite! This week: Lokinet stability fixes, Session Android conversation screen refactor and more!...

06 July 2021Kee Jefferys

New Directions: Exploring a Stablecoin on Oxen

New Directions: Exploring a Stablecoin on Oxen

The instability in the privacy-focused stablecoin market has led us to considering creating an stablecoin on Oxen, first proposed by members of our community...

03 July 2021Kee Jefferys

The privacy pump: Privacy coins and the future of crypto

The privacy pump: Privacy coins and the future of crypto

Right from the start with Bitcoin, the rise of cryptocurrency has been inextricably linked to the ideals of privacy and anonymity. It's time to switch to cryptocurrencies that live up to these ideals — privacy coins. ...

01 July 2021Alex Linton

Weekly Dev Update #157

Weekly Dev Update #157

Read all about the latest updates to the Oxen suite! This week: Lokinet stability fixes, Session Android conversation screen refactor and more!...

29 June 2021Kee Jefferys

Oxen has products, programmability, and plenty of room to grow.

Come for the FLIP, stay for the OXEN

Even though privacy is our bread and butter, Oxen also has lots to offer in terms of utility, programmability, and automation. Here are just a few of the reasons Oxen is a project to worth looking into. ...

25 June 2021Alex Linton

Weekly Dev Update #156

Weekly Dev Update #156

Read all about the latest updates to the Oxen suite! This week: Session security and visual improvements, and Lokinet stability fixes!...

21 June 2021Kee Jefferys

Who owns the web? In the future, everyone can own their own share of the technology we use every day

Unweaving a tangled web: Decentralising the ownership and infrastructure of the web

The web is not a neutral force. If we want it to work for us, and not against us, we have to take control of the operation and maintenance of the web....

17 June 2021Alex Linton