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“Koinos is seeking to join the ranks of layer-1 platforms like Ethereum, Solana, Cardano and Polkadot, four of the world’s top tokens by market cap with a joint value of almost $750 billion.”


Latest Blog Posts

Project Update, Jan 7th 2022

Happy new year! Great news! Our team member and friend Steve Gerbino and his wife are now the proud parents of a newborn baby girl. Our warmest congratulations and best wishes. ...

Project Update, Dec 8th 2021

Dear Friends,  Here’s another brief recap of the work Koinos Group has been doing on Koinos.  We completed another sprint, albeit a short one because of the Thanksgiving holiday. Koinos Group team...

Project Update, Nov 23rd 2021

Dear friends, A quick recap of the week coming to you on a Monday due to the holiday weekend.  Firstly, Happy Thanksgiving to everyone who has celebrated!  It was a short...

Project Update, Nov 23rd 2021

Dear friends, A quick recap of the week. After a successful testnet relaunch the engineering team is hard at work completing the Koinos Blockchain Framework. We are also working on some exciting...

Inside the blockchain developer’s mind: What is a testnet?

This article was originally published on Cointelegraph By familiarizing themselves with the nuances of testnets, blockchain developers can become better equipped to evaluate specific testnet...

Koinos: Now with Google’s Protobuf!

Koinos is being developed to help everyone take advantage of blockchain technology which is still far too inaccessible. That’s why we’re building Koinos with a focus on...

Koinos CLI Wallet: Smart Contracts!

We are excited to announce the release of the Koinos command line wallet (or “CLI”)! CLI wallets are important for several reasons, but they are often difficult for ordinary people to use....

Introducing the EASY FORK [testnet update]

The Koinos testnet recently went live, on schedule and we’re happy to say that the release went very smoothly. Almost too smoothly! Developers are already digging into the code...

Koinos Testnet: LIVE!

We are proud to announce the beginning of the next wave of evolution in blockchain technology with the release of the Koinos testnet! Blockchain Building...


This article was originally posted to Hackernoon. I’m Andrew Levine, CEO of Koinos Group, and today I have a super exciting announcement that is the culmination of many months of hard work by...

Layer 0:

The Koinos Blockchain Framework
Build insanely great blockchains faster, easier, and more profitably 

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The Ultimate Layer 1

Koinos Mainnet


No barriers for USERS

  • Free accounts
  • Free transfers
  • Free smart contracts

No barriers for DEVELOPERS

  • Architected with a focus on UNIVERSAL-language support for smart contracts, microservices, and client libraries 

No barriers to UPGRADES

  • No more hard forks!

Mana Fee-Less System

Now LIVE on testnet!

    Liquid KOIN gives users regenerating mana for:

    • free accounts,
    • free transfers, and
    • free smart contracts
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    The Team

    Built by one of the most experienced blockchain development teams in the world

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    andrew levine


    JD Villanova School of Law

    6 years blockchain experience as Head of Communications at Steemit


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    Michael VAndeberg

    Blockchain Architect

    7 years blockchain experience 

    Former Senior Blockchain Engineer at Steemit


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    Steve Gerbino

    Blockchain Architect

    6 years FinTech experience

    4 years blockchain experience


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    Nathaniel Caldwell

    Blockchain Architect

    4 years blockchain experience

    Experience in Nuclear Physics 

    and Biometrics

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    Ron Hamenahem

    Head of Design

    Entrepreneur with 13 years experience

    in Design and  Information Technology 


    Considering blockchain integration?