Urbit

A clean-slate OS

and network

for the 21st century.

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Urbit is for everyone, but sometimes it is easy to get lost in this universe. Follow these links to contribute to the network through developing, operating, exploring, or exchanging.

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Active Projects

We regularly grant address space to give motivated contributors real ownership and authority over the network. Contributions include education, promotion, and development efforts.

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.

Blog

NFTs, Urbit IDs, and Communities w/ Haleek Maul

Matt
~tirwyd-sarmes
September 9, 2021

State of Urbit

Galen Wolfe-Pauly
~ravmel-ropdyl
August 24, 2021

Events

Developer Call: Running a Hosting Provider

Urbit hosting discussion

Online Event

October 28, 2021 • 9 AM to 10 AM PDT

Assembly Software Distribution Q&A Live Stream

Assembly Software Distribution Q&A Live Stream

Online Event

October 16, 2021 • 1 PM to 2 PM CDT

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