A clean-slate OS and network for the 21st century.

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Urbit is a new kind of computer that you can own completely in ways that matter: networking, identity, and data.

We realized that in order to fix the internet, we had to build a new computer from scratch. Good thing we started over a decade ago.

Today, Urbit is a real system with thousands of users that are building all kinds of communities, software, DAOs, and more. And it’s getting better every day.

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The Urbit ecosystem is comprised of a wide variety of individuals and organizations, including developers, DAOs, podcasters, and more.



Browse your urbit network with Urbit's first submission and search engine.



Back up your urbit with peat, Urbit's first backup utility.

Josh Lehman: Urbit – The Peer-to-Peer Network Re-Decentralizing the Internet


Urbit Foundation Executive Director Josh Lehman and Epicenter host Brian Crain have a wide ranging discussion on Urbit's history and future.

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Grants Program


Urbit stars awarded


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Active Projects

We regularly grant address space to give motivated contributors real ownership and authority over the network.

Build on Urbit

Urbit is a personal OS designed from scratch to run peer-to-peer applications.

It solves the hard problems of implementing a peer-to-peer network (including identity, NAT traversal, and exactly-once delivery) in the kernel so app developers can focus on business logic.

The entire OS is a single pure function that provides application developers with strong guarantees: automated persistence and memory management, repeatable builds, and support for hot code reloading.

You can get started learning how to contribute to the project, or view a variety of libraries for building on Urbit using the languages you already know.

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August Grants Program Review


August 30, 2022

The Shape of DAO Governance to Come

Anthony Arroyo~poldec-tonteg

August 17, 2022
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Devcon Bogotá: Urbit Meetup Colombia

Devcon Urbit Meetup

Cra. 8 #66-18 Carrera 8 #66-18 · Bogotá

October 13, 2022 • 8 PM to 11 PM GMT-5

Assembly 2022

Urbit Assembly 2022 is the second ever Urbit confluence coming to you this year from Miami Beach.

In Person Event

Thursday, September 22 to September 25, 2022

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