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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

Who let the DOGE out: Why OXEN should be the king of the kennel

Who let the DOGE out: Why OXEN should be the king of the kennel

Proof of stake, instant and private transactions, service nodes, Session, Lokinet, and much, much more. OXEN has just as much bark as bite. Could it be the next DOGE?...

02 June 2021Alex Linton

We can't let the environmental impact of crypto hold it back from mainstream adoption.

Clean crypto: Creating a sustainable future for blockchain

Everyone in the crypto community knows Proof of Work consensus uses a lot of energy. People care about the climate. And if crypto doesn’t catch up with that mindset, it’s going to come up against a brick wall....

14 May 2021Alex Linton

Connecting the Dots: How Session Brings Value to the Oxen Network

Connecting the Dots: How Session Brings Value to the Oxen Network

Those of you who have been following Oxen for a while have watched Session grow into one of the main products — and one of the most talked about aspects — of the whole Oxen ecosystem. But for newcomers in particular, it may not be immediately clear h...

18 May 2020Admin

Blink: Fast-tracking the Future of Crypto Transactions

Blink: Fast-tracking the Future of Crypto Transactions

Until now, crypto transactions have been either fast or anonymous — not both. Blink is Oxen's new instant anonymous payments mechanism....

25 March 2020Admin

Choosing a Blockchain Project: The Checklist

Choosing a Blockchain Project: The Checklist

Choosing a blockchain project to get involved with can be really stressful. There are thousands of different blockchain projects in operation, and it can be hard to tell which ones are worth your time. Trimming that long list down to a handful of opt...

06 January 2020Admin

How to Trade Cryptocurrency: Crypto Trading Basics

How to Trade Cryptocurrency: Crypto Trading Basics

We’re covered the basics of buying, storing and selling cryptocurrency. Now, it’s time to take things up a notch and take a look at cryptocurrency trading....

27 December 2019Admin

How to Sell Cryptocurrency: Crypto Selling Basics

How to Sell Cryptocurrency: Crypto Selling Basics

The process of selling cryptocurrency is generally the reverse of buying crypto. And just like buying crypto, the process will change depending on what kind of exchange you’ve chosen to use: Regular trading platform, brokerage service, or direct trad...

15 December 2019Admin

How to Store Cryptocurrency Safely

How to Store Cryptocurrency Safely

Once you’ve bought your crypto, there are a few different options when it comes to storing it. These storage options are all referred to as ‘wallets’. It’s important to note that no matter which wallet option you choose, your funds are not literally ...

11 December 2019Admin

How to Calculate Masternode Rewards

How to Calculate Masternode Rewards

So you’ve heard that running a masternode or service node for a blockchain project can earn you cryptocurrency rewards — enticing, right? But have you factored in the costs? Is it worth the time and effort? This article will help you figure that out ...

27 November 2019Admin

What is Cryptocurrency?

What is Cryptocurrency?

Cryptocurrency is a digital asset that can be used for peer-to-peer transactions, without needing to go through a central intermediary like a bank or money wire service. Instead of relying on a central authority, cryptocurrencies usually use a decent...

12 November 2019Admin

Recent Posts

Weekly Dev Update #174

Read all about the latest updates to the Oxen suite! This week: Session unsend requests arrive, WebRTC call progress, and further Wallet3 work...

25 October 2021Kee Jefferys

Weekly Dev Update 173

Read all about the latest updates to the Oxen suite! This week: Wallet3 work, unsend requests for Session, and various Lokinet updates...

18 October 2021Kee Jefferys

Weekly Dev Update #172

Read all about the latest updates to the Oxen suite! This week: Session WebRTC calling progress, Lokinet calling test app work, and more!...

11 October 2021Kee Jefferys

Weekly Dev Update #171

Read all about the latest updates to the Oxen suite! This week: Lokinet calling test app, Session WebRTC calling UI, and more!...

04 October 2021Kee Jefferys

Weekly Dev Update #170

Read all about the latest updates to the Oxen suite! This week: Session backend changes, liblokinet work, and wallet3 development...

27 September 2021Kee Jefferys

The Oxen ecosystem: Popular, crypto-powered products

The Oxen ecosystem: Popular, crypto-powered products

Recently, we’ve been spending a lot of time making specific plans for the future of Oxen. We’ve been analysing which parts of the project are worth devoting more resources to, which ones will best serve Oxen, and devising development and marketing st...

23 September 2021Simon Harman

Weekly Dev Update #169

Read all about the latest updates to the Oxen suite! This week: a new Session release, liblokinet improvements, and voice/video call progress....

20 September 2021Kee Jefferys

Weekly Dev Update #168

Read all about the latest updates to the Oxen suite! This week: more work on voice calls, session open group server upgrades and bug fixes...

14 September 2021Kee Jefferys

Weekly Dev Update #167

Read all about the latest updates to the Oxen suite! This week: Session desktop UI overhaul, Lokinet macOS final touches, and Oxen core bug fixes...

06 September 2021Kee Jefferys

These memes are fire: Oxen meme competition

These memes are fire: Oxen meme competition

We’re running yet another meme competition! That means all you jokers out there have the chance to win some seriously ❄️cool❄️ prizes for your 🔥hot🔥 memes....

01 September 2021Alex Linton

Weekly Dev Update #166

Weekly Dev Update #166

Read all about the latest updates to the Oxen suite! This week: progress on webRTC calls on Session and Lokinet macOS support...

30 August 2021Kee Jefferys

Weekly Dev Update #165

Read all about the latest updates to the Oxen suite! This week: Service Node reward batching finished & in review, and a Session desktop conversation screen overhaul....

23 August 2021Kee Jefferys