Curious about the first privacy-focused dApp on NIX? Check out the following article that Flare released: firstname.lastname@example.org/what-is-flare-wallet-776f08a58c84
We are very excited to announce that the network upgrade at block 232000 was successful and Sigma has been fully activated. This upgrade officially makes NIX the first network to implement Sigma on mainnet. Learn more here: medium.com/@nixplatform/nix-privacy-reinforced-sigma-activated-successfully-7ecaecca14a0
We are proud to announce a revolutionary update - NIX 3.0 is now released! Major notable additions are: Sigma activation, Off-Chain Governance main-net activation, and more. Learn more about this update here: medium.com/@nixplatform/nix-3-0-released-revolutionizes-the-nix-network-be097f5ae091
NIX has been listed on KuCoin and will be open for trading later today. Learn more here: medium.com/@nixplatform/kucoin-exchange-lists-nix-dc3cc0d5c999
We are happy to announce that the NIX public test-net for Sigma has been launched! Learn more here: medium.com/@nixplatform/nix-sigma-public-testnet-launched-ff5d30d166c6
NIX is going Sigma, public test-net coming soon! Learn more here: medium.com/@nixplatform/nix-the-first-pos-privacy-coin-to-adopt-sigma-fd0f47f72a20
NIX's Off-Chain governance layer is nearing completion 💪 Participate in the beta today! Learn more here: medium.com/@nixplatform/nix-platform-off-chain-governance-beta-is-out-fe25f2d11956
We are pleased to announce that the NIX UI wallet 1.0.2 is now released! 💪 Upgrades include: - LPoS contract support - Commitment key packs full support (2-way-ghosting) - UI update notifications Full release notes here: github.com/NixPlatform/Nix-GUI/releases/tag/v1.0.2 Download here: nixplatform.io/wallet#download
We are happy to announce NIX is now supported on Trezor! NIX can now be stored on both Ledger and Trezor hardware wallets. 💪
Introducing the NIX Wiki! One place to find and discover everything that NIX has to offer: wiki.nixplatform.io/home/
Keep track of latest milestones, the DEX Manager & Multi Currency Wallet, and more via the the latest release of the NIX Newsletter: medium.com/@nixplatform/newsletter-and-devlog-issue-3-9649e8b4fc0c
The NIX network has successfully upgraded at block 179,281! Many new features for current and future developments have been activated. Read what has been added: github.com/NixPlatform/NixCore/releases/tag/v2.3.0
NIX Core 2.3.0 is out! This update brings many amazing features to the network and is a mandatory update for all users. Read the change-log here: github.com/NixPlatform/NixCore/releases/tag/v2.3.0 Download here: nixplatform.io/wallet
With the strong foundations NIX has set so far, the next major element in its roadmap is being worked on: Off-Chain Governance. Read more about the implementation and financials on the development funding here: medium.com/@nixplatform/nix-platform-off-chain-governance-bf4bfe474f6
Recap of NIX's performance in the last few days: CryptoIQ article explaining Shrem's vision on NIX - cryptoiq.co/crypto-iqs-charlie-shrem-joins-nix-advisory-board/ NIX integrated into Ledger hardware devices - medium.com/@nixplatform/nix-is-now-supported-on-ledger-31ea60a3777f Ghostnode Tool App to launch Ghsotnodes from hardware wallets - medium.com/@nixplatform/how-to-set-up-your-nix-ghostnode-with-ledger-trezor-113f0cfb5871 NIX Data & Statistics site released - data.nixplatform.io
Earlier today an exciting development milestone was achieved - NIX is now compatible with the Ledger Nano S and Blue! Developed by the NIX development team, the NIX app was approved and added to the Ledger manager and is available for download via the Ledger Live manager application. We've written a step by step guide to help the community get started with securing NIX via a compatible model. The guide has been posted here: bit.ly/2Bo6VMS In addition, we've plans to develop the Ledger NIX app further by adding LPoS and Ghostnode support. Stay tuned for more details!
NIX proudly welcomes Charlie Shrem to the team! As a Bitcoin pioneer, Charlie brings invaluable knowledge and experience to NIX and we're extremely excited to have Charlie share our vision of building a powerful privacy platform. Read the press release here: bit.ly/2ToDLV8
Recently, the NIX team grew with Curtis Green joining the project. Curtis serves on the advisory board and his aim is to help NIX grow by expanding its reach. We're extremely excited to have him with us, welcome Curtis!
Lead Core Developer, Matthew Tawil filmed as part of an On Demand television series about cryptocurrencies, the blockchain industry, and how NIX can bridge privacy and benefit the entire eco-system back in Q3 2018. Read more about it here! bit.ly/2FIqYcJ
Blockchain privacy has always been an area of interest, and an area constantly being developed. Utilising Pedersen Commitments, NIX developed a unique solution allowing for full sender <-> receiver blockchain privacy by virtue of its innovative 2-Way Ghosting technology. More information about the 2-Way Ghosting feature, along with a broad overview of NIX's privacy-oriented solutions can be found here: bit.ly/2syMxnu
Great news - the iOS NIX Mobile Wallet has been approved by the Apple App Store and is now available for download! The approved app carries all information over from the TestFlight release, allowing you to replace the TestFlight app without losing data. Download the approved iOS NIX Wallet at t.co/ZchB3lnMA5
NIX Platform is proud to announce the release of mobile wallets! They are available for iOS (Public Testflight pending App Store approval) and Android (Google Play Store), and can be downloaded here: bit.ly/2RLQDqu This initial release offers basic NIX operations in a unified and handy application: send and receive NIX using QR codes/addresses, keep track of your transactions, manage your funds and more. As we continue to add more features to the current mobile version, we're very excited to inform that there is development in progress to shortly integrate Ghost Protocol, Ghostnode and LPoS features into mobile wallets.
As the year draws to a close, we'd like to provide a recap of some of NIX's achievements in 2018 and give a brief overview of some of the things in store for 2019; all of which have been made possible with the support of the NIX community. To this effect, please find Edition 2 of the NIX Newsletter at bit.ly/2QekYsV Additionally, we're happy to announce the launch of the NIX Marketplace. The marketplace lists businesses selling NIX merchandise, businesses accepting NIX as payment for goods or services and services built on the NIX network. Moving forward, we aim to grow the marketplace as a hub for all kinds of merchants in the NIX ecosystem. The marketplace is now live, so go ahead and check it out at bit.ly/2Vp0C3Y On a final note, the NIX core team would like to wish you all a Happy New Year, and we look forward to seeing you in 2019!
The new Ghostnode service fee distribution system goes live from block 115,921. This upgrade allows for all fees generated by Ghost Protocol transactions to be distributed fairly and equally among all active Ghostnodes on the NIX network. With approximately a day remaining until the upgrade, read more about the new system here bit.ly/2Lfu1ZT
Approximately 4 days to go until the network upgrades! As mentioned previously, NIX will make the transition to its Leasing Proof of Stake consensus model. To summarise, NIX's LPoS model enables users to stake their NIX coins via third-party staking services while retaining full ownership of his/her private keys. Read more about it here bit.ly/2QuEnex Additionally, please remember to update your core wallet to v2.2.0 ahead of block 115,921!
We recently announced that we were working on making the transition to a trustless Leasing Proof of Stake consensus model to allow for third-party staking services on the network. We also informed you we were working on a new fee distribution system with the goal of equally distributing Ghost Protocol fees among all active Ghostnodes. Significant progress has been made to this effect and I'm happy to announce the release of NIX Core QT v2.2.0. This is a mandatory update and includes: • Transition to LPoS / Cold-Staking at block 115,921 • Merchant parameters to control contracts • QT LPoS Contract Manager • Ghostnode fee pooling • Staking age from 500 > 200 at block 115,921 To clarify, this is a mandatory update prior to block 115,921, so please download v2.2.0 here bit.ly/2QhAN7e
We recently released v1.0.1 of our UI Wallet and the feedback so far has been extremely positive! If you haven't managed to check it out already, here's a reminder of its notable features: - Setting up and running a Ghostnode has been simplified to the click of a button - It is now possible to stake via the UI wallet Download the UI wallet here bit.ly/2SzGeLF
NIX is being developed as a multi-layered interoperability platform however it’s also a powerful privacy currency too. With that in mind, we’re also concentrating our efforts on user adoption in order to build on its use as a stand-alone privacy currency. Earlier on, we released our desktop and Android Electrum wallets in support of the above. Now, I’m pleased to let you know of another business added to the growing list of places you can spend your NIX; you can now pay for virtual private servers using NIX at Evolution Host bit.ly/2zrFCQS
A safer way to store your NIX and conduct transactions from the simplicity of your mobile; we’re extremely happy to let you know that both desktop and mobile Electrum wallets have been developed for NIX and are now available for download! Downloads for Windows and Android available here: goo.gl/kCKo93
The brand new NIX website is now live! The website was rebuilt to ensure information about NIX is delivered in a simple yet comprehensive manner. With that in mind you'll find detailed information about NIX's multi-layer structure, the NIX Whitepaper 2.0, and more. All tied in with a beautiful new design! Check it out at nixplatform.io
The first edition of the newsletter is out! It has been a super busy period for NIX; the implementation of exciting new privacy features like 2-Way Ghosting, a partnership with Chainzilla, but that's not all. Take a read of how the project is progressing and find out more about the developments in store for NIX! goo.gl/KeXEk5
A new NIX market has been added! NIX/BTC is now open for trading at Nanex. Trade at: nanex.co/exchange/NIXBTC
We are extremely excited to announce that NIX Platform has joined the Blockfolio Signal beta to keep you updated with all the latest developments from the core team! Significant progress has been made over the past few weeks, and there's more yet to come. Stay tuned and track NIX's future progress with Signal!