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~2019.3.14updates

~2019.3.4 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2019.3.4.

~2019.3.5updates

~2019.2.25 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2019.2.25.

~2019.2.26updates

~2019.2.26 Network Update

A short update on network status as of ~2019.2.26.

~2019.2.21updates

~2019.2.11 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2019.2.11.

~2019.2.5updates

~2019.2.5 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2019.2.5.

~2019.1.14essays

Azimuth is On-Chain

The Urbit address space, now called Azimuth, is on the blockchain. And too many other things to fit into a single post.

~2019.1.14essays

A Founder's Farewell

My goal was always to fire myself at the first possible opportunity. I'm super happy to reach it.

~2019.1.11essays

Governance of urbit.org

On Stewardship of the Urbit project

~2018.12.20media

LambdaConf 2018: Ted Blackman - Ford: Urbit's Build System

Ted presents a technical overview of Ford, Urbit's build system, at LambdaConf 2018.

~2018.12.18updates

~2018.12.18 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.12.18.

~2018.11.20updates

~2018.11.20 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.11.20.

~2018.11.6updates

~2018.11.6 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.11.6.

~2018.10.24updates

~2018.10.24 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.7.13.

~2018.10.12updates

~2018.10.12 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.10.12.

~2018.9.11updates

~2018.9.11 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.9.11.

~2018.8.30updates

~2018.8.30 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.8.30.

~2018.8.23updates

~2018.8.23 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.8.23.

~2018.8.8updates

~2018.8.8 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.8.8.

~2018.7.30updates

~2018.7.30 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.7.30.

~2018.7.20updates

~2018.7.20 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.7.20.

~2018.7.13updates

~2018.7.13 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.7.13.

~2018.7.3updates

~2018.7.3 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.7.3.

~2018.6.21updates

~2018.6.21 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.6.21.

~2018.6.14updates

~2018.6.14 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.6.14.

~2018.6.6updates

~2018.6.6 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.6.6.

~2018.5.30updates

~2018.5.30 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.5.30.

~2018.5.29updates

There is no Urbit ICO

It's a dangerous internet out there, don't get scammed

~2018.5.23updates

~2018.5.23 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.5.23.

~2018.5.16updates

~2018.5.16 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.5.16.

~2018.4.14updates

~2018.4.14 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.4.14.

~2018.4.7updates

~2018.4.7 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.4.7.

~2018.3.24updates

~2018.3.24 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.3.24.

~2018.3.5updates

~2018.3.5 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.3.5.

~2018.2.24updates

~2018.2.24 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.2.24.

~2018.2.17updates

~2018.2.17 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.2.17.

~2018.2.9updates

~2018.2.9 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.2.9.

~2018.2.5updates

~2018.2.5 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.2.5.

~2018.1.13updates

~2018.1.13 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.1.13.

~2018.1.6updates

~2018.1.6 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2018.1.6.

~2017.12.22updates

~2017.12.22 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2017.12.22.

~2017.12.16updates

~2017.12.16 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2017.12.16.

~2017.12.2updates

~2017.12.2 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2017.12.2.

~2017.11.20media

Blueprint 2017 Talks: Galen Wolfe-Pauly on the Distributed Web

Galen presents to IDEO on Urbit and decentralized systems.

~2017.11.14updates

~2017.11.14 Update

As usual, we're guilty of wanting to write code more than prose.

~2017.10.18media

Epicenter #205: Urbit – A Digital Republic Reinventing the Internet

Galen discusses Urbit with Brian Fabian Crain and Meher Roy on the Epicenter podcast.

~2017.10.17updates

~2017.10.17 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2017.10.17.

~2017.9.29updates

~2017.9.29 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2017.9.29.

~2017.9.25essays

Urbit and the blockchain wars

A bit about the 'idea maze' of choosing to bootstrap from Ethereum

~2017.9.23updates

~2017.9.23 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2017.9.23.

~2017.9.20updates

Bootstrapping Urbit from Ethereum

We've decided to launch Urbit's constitution as a system of Ethereum contracts.

~2017.8.11updates

~2017.8.11 Update

A short update from the Tlon team for the week of ~2017.8.11.

~2017.8.10media

Governing the Future E09: Urbit – A User Owned Internet on top of the Internet

Galen talks with Hampus Jakobsson about Urbit on the Governing the Future podcast.

~2017.7.17media

The Future of Precision Agriculture is Decentralized

Anthony Arroyo writes on Urbit and decentralizing agriculture.

~2017.5.11updates

~2017.5.11 Roadmap

From AVP to MVP.

~2017.5.10essays

Toward a Frozen Operating System

Is it possible to freeze an entire OS?

~2017.4.17updates

~2017.4.17 Update

Individual updates from everyone

~2017.4.16media

Episode 19: Virtual Land in the Clouds, with Urbit

Galen and Curtis talk Urbit on the BlockChannel podcast.

~2017.4.12media

Urbit and the Not-So-Dark Future of the Internet

Isaac Simpson's high-level introduction to Urbit.

~2017.3.1updates

~2017.3.1 Update

Arvo is done, there's a prototype in progress, and more.

~2017.1.30updates

~2017.1.30 Update

In 2017, we're ready to start making the damn thing useful.

~2016.10.24media

The Ether Review #46: Curtis Yarvin & Galen Wolfe-Pauly on Urbit

Curtis and Galen talk about Urbit on The Ether Review podcast.

~2016.10.6updates

~2016.10.6 Update

September's monthly update slipped into October! But don't worry, it's a good one.

~2016.9.28media

LambdaConf 2016: Curtis Yarvin - Urbit: A Clean Slate Functional Operating Stack

Curtis presents a comprehensive technical overview of Urbit at LambdaConf 2016.

~2016.8.30updates

~2016.8.30 Update

Here's August's monthly letter from Tlon, only slightly late.

~2016.7.20updates

~2016.7.20 Update

It's an amazing feeling to realize that the Internet is fully capable of funding and programming its own replacement.

~2016.7.14essays

Why Urbit Probably Doesn't Need a Blockchain

Urbit (probably) doesn't need a blockchain, because the Urbit address-space PKI is a special case of a consensus ledger

~2016.7.14essays

Toward a New %clay

Urbit's revision-control system, %clay, is itself due for a (medium-sized) revision!

~2016.6.28essays

Common Objections to Urbit

Some common objections to Urbit, discussed.

~2016.6.24essays

The DAO as a Lesson in Decentralized Governance

What's the right lesson for the decentralization community to learn from the collapse of the DAO?

~2016.5.16essays

The Urbit Address Space

An overview of Urbit's cryptographic address space.

~2016.5.16essays

Interim Constitution

The governing rules for the early days of the Urbit network.

~2016.5.16essays

Magic

A thought-experiment to explain the Urbit user experience.

~2016.5.16updates

Urbit Roadmap 2016

Our near-term goals for the Urbit community, documentation, maturity, utility and governance.

~2016.5.11essays

What is Urbit For?

A vision of the Urbit-powered future.

~2016.5.11essays

An Urbit Overview

A high-level overview of Urbit.