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Stories from the broader Urbit community, the Urbit Foundation, and the many people contributing to Urbit.

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Report from the field: Assembly 2021

Galen Wolfe-Pauly
~ravmel-ropdyl
November 18, 2021

The Promise and Paradox of Decentralization

~lableg-tadrex
November 17, 2021

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

An Interview with UrbitHost

Matt
~tirwyd-sarmes
August 19, 2021

On Christopher Alexander

Matt
~tirwyd-sarmes
July 19, 2021

A Topiary: Hypertext and Urbit

Reid Scoggin
~sitful-hatred
June 13, 2021

Azimuth’s First Contract Upgrade

Jonathan Paprocki and Mark
~datnut-pollen and ~palfun-foslup
June 4, 2021

The Gang Solves the Gas Crisis

Jonathan Paprocki
~datnut-pollen
May 13, 2021

Community Spotlight: The Portico

Matt
~tirwyd-sarmes
May 3, 2021

Lunar Urbit and the Internet of Things

Jonathan Paprocki
~datnut-pollen
April 29, 2021

Interplanetary Commerce

Christian Langalis
~pindet-timmut
April 8, 2021

After the Machine War

Simon Kovacs
~bacbec-lormur
March 14, 2021

Eliza

Christian Langalis
~pindet-timmut
February 22, 2021

2020 -> 2021

Josh Lehman
~wolref-podlex
January 20, 2021

Ames Security Audit and the Future of the Protocol

Ted Blackman + Anthony Arroyo
~rovnys-ricfer + ~poldec-tonteg
December 17, 2020

Input and Output in Hoon

Philip Monk
~wicdev-wisryt
December 15, 2020

Metaphase

Matilde Park
~haddef-sigwen
December 8, 2020

Security and Continuity

Galen Wolfe-Pauly
~ravmel-ropdyl
November 30, 2020

An Email from the Archive

Galen Wolfe-Pauly
~ravmel-ropdyl
November 29, 2020

Models of Society

Tyler Shuster
~radbur-sivmus
November 18, 2020

Aesthetic Culture #1

Nikolai Mallett
~nartes-fasrum
November 11, 2020

Urbit Events Series

Lane Rettig
~naplet-hildec
October 29, 2020

Hosting the Future

Nick Simmons
~simfur-ritwed
September 30, 2020

Late 2020 Progress Update: OS 1 -> OS 1.N

Galen Wolfe-Pauly
~ravmel-ropdyl
September 28, 2020

Gifts Q3 2020

Josh Lehman
~wolref-podlex
September 22, 2020

Providers

Galen Wolfe-Pauly
~ravmel-ropdyl
August 17, 2020

First Steps Towards urbit.org

Josh Lehman
~wolref-podlex
August 11, 2020

Ford Fusion

Ted Blackman
~rovnys-ricfer
July 14, 2020

The Value of Urbit Address Space (3 of 3)

Erik Newton + Galen Wolfe-Pauly
~patnes-rigtyn + ~ravmel-ropdyl
July 9, 2020

Hackathon Results

Robert Mariani
~lodleb-ritrul
June 11, 2020

The Missing Middle

Nicholas Simmons
~simfur-ritwed
May 25, 2020

Tools of Our Own

Matilde Park
~haddef-sigwen
May 12, 2020

Platform Decay, Decentralized Marketplaces, and Urbit

Nicholas Simmons
~simfur-ritwed
May 7, 2020

Introducing OS 1

Galen Wolfe-Pauly
~ravmel-ropdyl
April 29, 2020

The Value of Urbit Address Space (2 of 3)

Erik Newton + Galen Wolfe-Pauly
~patnes-rigtyn + ~ravmel-ropdyl
April 12, 2020

Infrastructural

É. Urcades
~fabled-faster
April 9, 2020

The Value of Urbit Address Space (1 of 3)

Erik Newton + Galen Wolfe-Pauly
~patnes-rigtyn + ~ravmel-ropdyl
April 6, 2020

The Understanding Urbit Podcast

Arthur Falls
~satsyt-sogleb
April 2, 2020

Urbit is for Communities

Galen Wolfe-Pauly
~ravmel-ropdyl
March 22, 2020

Precepts: Discussion

Philip Monk
~wicdev-wisryt
March 17, 2020

Precepts

Philip Monk
~wicdev-wisryt
March 17, 2020

Urbit for Normies

Erik Newton
~patnes-rigtyn
February 11, 2020

Creating Sigils

Gavin Atkinson
~ridlur-figbud
February 3, 2020

Designing a Permanent Personal Identity

Philip Monk
~wicdev-wisryt
November 26, 2019

Stable Arvo

Anthony Arroyo
~poldec-tonteg
November 19, 2019

Why Hoon?

Ted Blackman
~rovnys-ricfer
November 13, 2019

Simple, Durable, Yours

October 16, 2019

Urbit and Bitcoin

Christian Langalis
~pindet-timmut
October 16, 2019

Your Last Computer

October 16, 2019

~2019.10 Roadmap

Galen Wolfe-Pauly
~ravmel-ropdyl
October 2, 2019

Landscape: A Portrait

Matilde Park
~haddef-sigwen
September 2, 2019

Announcing: Urbit Grants Program

Robert Mariani
~lodleb-ritrul
August 5, 2019

Azimuth Security Bounty Program

Anthony Arroyo
~poldec-tonteg
July 21, 2019

Urbit Grants and mid-2019 Gifts

Galen Wolfe-Pauly + Alex Matzner
~ravmel-ropdyl + ~mignyt-mogseb
June 9, 2019

~2019.5 Roadmap

Galen Wolfe-Pauly
~ravmel-ropdyl
May 15, 2019

Azimuth as Multipass

Galen Wolfe-Pauly
~ravmel-ropdyl
May 15, 2019

The State of Landscape

Galen Wolfe-Pauly
~ravmel-ropdyl
May 15, 2019

The 100-Year Computer

Galen Wolfe-Pauly
~ravmel-ropdyl
May 13, 2019

A Founder's Farewell

Curtis Yarvin
~sorreg-namtyv
January 13, 2019

Azimuth is On-Chain

Galen Wolfe-Pauly
~ravmel-ropdyl
January 13, 2019

Governance of urbit.org

Erik Newton
~patnes-rigtyn
January 10, 2019

Urbit and the Blockchain Wars

Curtis Yarvin
~sorreg-namtyv
September 24, 2017

Bootstrapping Urbit from Ethereum

Curtis Yarvin + Galen Wolfe-Pauly
~sorreg-namtyv + ~ravmel-ropdyl
September 19, 2017

Toward a Frozen Operating System

Curtis Yarvin + Galen Wolfe-Pauly
~sorreg-namtyv + ~ravmel-ropdyl
May 9, 2017

Toward a New %clay

Curtis Yarvin
~sorreg-namtyv
July 13, 2016

Why Urbit Probably Doesn't Need a Blockchain

Curtis Yarvin
~sorreg-namtyv
July 13, 2016

Common Objections to Urbit

Curtis Yarvin
~sorreg-namtyv
June 27, 2016

The DAO as a Lesson in Decentralized Governance

Curtis Yarvin
~sorreg-namtyv
June 23, 2016

Interim Constitution

Tlon
May 15, 2016

Magic

Curtis Yarvin
~sorreg-namtyv
May 15, 2016

The Urbit Address Space

Galen Wolfe-Pauly + Curtis Yarvin
~ravmel-ropdyl + ~sorreg-namtyv
May 15, 2016

An Urbit Overview

Galen Wolfe-Pauly
~ravmel-ropdyl
May 10, 2016

Beliefs and Principles Guiding the Urbit Project

Curtis Yarvin + Galen Wolfe-Pauly
~sorreg-namtyv + ~ravmel-ropdyl
May 10, 2016

What is Urbit For?

Galen Wolfe-Pauly
~ravmel-ropdyl
May 10, 2016