The latest Proton news and announcements.

Announcing the release of the Proton Web SDK with documentation

Announcing the release of the Proton Web SDK with documentation

To encourage the continued progress of the Proton blockchain, and support developers who are actively building with Proton, we have released our Web SDK along with documentation. Proton Web SDK The Proton Web SDK is built off of Greymass’s Anchor-link and the...

Marshall Hayner shares the vision for Proton

Marshall Hayner shares the vision for Proton

In this video, Marshall Hayner, CEO at Proton, lays out the vision for Proton, payments with @names on the blockchain, pending fiat payments, and a complete rethink of banking and credit cards.

Proton Wallet Alpha is now available for download on Android!

Proton Wallet Alpha is now available for download on Android!

We’re excited to announce that Proton Wallet Alpha is now available for download on Android! Hyper-focused on Proton’s blockchain, this app is a powerful way to interact with Proton. Proton is a new blockchain capable of up to 4,000 transactions per second, with...

Proton Swapping Tool is Live  – Unlocking Staking and More!

Proton Swapping Tool is Live – Unlocking Staking and More!

We’re thrilled to announce that our brand new Proton Swap tool is now live and ready for iOS and Android users of the Proton Wallet. This tool will allow you to swap your XPR based on the Ethereum blockchain to mainnet XPR - which opens up all other functions of the...

Ubitquity to integrate Proton for real estate transactions

Ubitquity to integrate Proton for real estate transactions

Proton has teamed up with Ubitquity LLC to reimagine how real-world use cases of blockchain technology can look. Ubitquity is a leader in enterprise-ready blockchain technology, known for their secure platform that enables real estate and record-keeping to be done in...

Proton (XPR) is now listed on Uniswap

Proton (XPR) is now listed on Uniswap

We’re thrilled to announce that Proton is now available on Uniswap! Uniswap is a decentralized exchange (DEX) that runs a protocol on the Ethereum blockchain, allowing traders to trade ETH and ERC20 tokens directly from their Ethereum wallets. You can trade XPR on...

Metal Heads-up – August 2020

Metal Heads-up – August 2020

August is one of those busy months where the sleepy days of summer give way to a whirlwind of activity. Parents around the country are scratching their heads trying to figure out how school is supposed to look this year, and college students are doing the same. While...

Proton Wallet Alpha is now available for download!

Proton Wallet Alpha is now available for download!

Have you ever thought how crazy it is that our user name also functions as our password in the traditional world of finance? Literally, our debit and credit card numbers are both the user name and the password combined into one string to our bank account. It’s funny...

Metal acquires Bloks.io

Metal acquires Bloks.io

Friday, Aug 21 2020, Los Angeles California. Following its recent acquisition of Lynx, and the launch of its Metal X cryptocurrency exchange, The Metal Neo Bank Payment Platform has acquired Bloks.io, the leading Block Explorer and Dev Team for EOSIO. With over 10,000...

Proton (XPR) is now listed on OKEx

Proton (XPR) is now listed on OKEx

We’re thrilled to announce that Proton is now available on OKEx. OKEx is a world-leading digital asset exchange, providing advanced financial services to traders globally by using blockchain technology. The following XPR pairs are available on OKEx: XPR/BTC XPR/USDT...

Demonstration of on-chain staking and voting with the Proton Wallet

Demonstration of on-chain staking and voting with the Proton Wallet

We’re thrilled to demonstrate the new “Proton Wallet”- featuring on-chain staking and voting for block producers. Additionally, it shows claiming rewards for staking. Click on the play icon above to watch the demo video. The Proton Wallet will replace the Lynx wallet...

Metal Heads-up — July 2020

Metal Heads-up — July 2020

Ah, the dog days of summer. Everything seems to be getting hotter these days - from the temperature, to the cryptocurrency markets. While we’re seeing record-breaking highs across the United States and around the world, we’ve heard that several altcoins are...

HitBTC lists mainnet Proton

HitBTC lists mainnet Proton

We’re thrilled to announce that HitBTC added support for mainnet Proton (XPRM)! HitBTC is one of the oldest and fastest-growing crypto exchanges! Please note that the Ethereum (ERC20) version of Proton (XPR)  remains available to trade on HitBTC as well.  Mainnet...

Announcing Early Beta Releases of Proton Open SDK

Announcing Early Beta Releases of Proton Open SDK

We are excited to announce that we are rolling out part of the Proton Open SDK early as beta releases. While we have been building non-stop since we last wrote about this, we decided that we should roll out the Proton Open SDK in phases. This way, developers and the...

2020 Midyear Review – Metal X, Proton, and more

2020 Midyear Review – Metal X, Proton, and more

We know that 2020 has been a year like never before for everyone around the world, and there’s quite a bit to feel unnerved about. However, there’s also a lot of good that has been happening that we shouldn’t lose sight of. For example, the cast of Parks and...

Announcing Proton Open SDK and Proton Lightweight Wallet

Announcing Proton Open SDK and Proton Lightweight Wallet

We are excited to announce that, following the completion of the Lynx acquisition and the launch of the Proton mainnet, Metal has begun work on a number of fully open-sourced libraries which will allow developers to easily integrate with the Proton Blockchain....

Metal & Lynx have officially merged!

Metal & Lynx have officially merged!

We are thrilled to announce that, as of today, Metal and Lynx have officially merged into one team! This is one of the largest mergers in the cryptocurrency industry and a signal of amazing things to come. Additionally, this was a merger that was carried out in the...

List of exchanges where Proton (XPR) is available

List of exchanges where Proton (XPR) is available

We compiled a list of exchanges where Proton (XPR) is available for trading with links to the trading pairs. Bithumb The following XPR pair is available for trading on Bithumb: XPR/KRW Bithumb Global The following XPR pair is available for trading on Bithumb Global:...

Proton (XPR) is now listed on Metal Pay

Proton (XPR) is now listed on Metal Pay

We couldn’t be more excited to announce that Proton is now available on the Metal Pay marketplace! XPR is available to buy, sell, deposit and withdraw. Additionally, you can send and receive XPR between friends, completely free. That’s right, crypto payments inside...

Proton (XPR) is now listed on Bithumb and Bithumb Global

Proton (XPR) is now listed on Bithumb and Bithumb Global

We’re excited to announce that Proton is now available on one of the oldest and popular crypto exchanges in South Korea, Bithumb and Bithumb Global! The following XPR pair is available for trading on Bithumb: XPR/KRW The following XPR pair is available for trading on...

Proton (XPR) Mainnet is now LIVE

Proton (XPR) Mainnet is now LIVE

We’re thrilled to announce that the Proton (XPR) mainnet is now LIVE and operational. This means that 15 validators, including the core “Proton Consortium” of Greymass, EOS Cafe, Metal, EOS USA, and CryptoLions, are now producing blocks on the new chain. What does...

Proton showcases signing request demo via push notification

Proton showcases signing request demo via push notification

Jacob Davis, Proton’s Co-Founder & CTO, showcases the push notification version of Proton’s first signing request demo in the video above. Watch the first demo here in case you missed it. Jacob makes a real signing request and a real transfer transaction using...

Proton (XPR) now listed on HitBTC!

Proton (XPR) now listed on HitBTC!

We’re thrilled to announce that Proton is now available on one of the oldest and fastest growing crypto exchanges, HitBTC! The following XPR pairs are available for trading: XPR/BTC XPR/ETH XPR/USDT About HitBTC: HitBTC is a crypto exchange that has over 800 trading...

Proton is now on Coinmarketcap!

Proton is now on Coinmarketcap!

About CoinMarketCap: Founded in 2013, CoinMarketCap is the leading website for tracking the capitalization of various cryptocurrencies. They provide cryptocurrency market cap rankings, charts, and more! Coinmarketcap tracks the capitalization of various...

Proton showcases first signing demo on testnet!

Proton showcases first signing demo on testnet!

The Proton team has been hard at work and is pleased to showcase its first signing request demo on the Proton testnet!  The Greymass's EOSIO Signing Request (ESR) protocol proposal was used as the transport mechanism to make it all happen. Greymass is one of Proton’s...

Rewatch the Proton AMA here!

Rewatch the Proton AMA here!

The Proton team had a blast answering your questions during the AMA today! Metal X, our exchange AND our first signing request demo on the Proton testnet was showcased during the stream! Missed the action? No problem! Rewatch the AMA above.

Proton is now on BlockFolio!

Proton is now on BlockFolio!

About BlockFolio: Blockfolio is the leading network for mobile cryptocurrency portfolio tracking and management. It is available on iOS and Android. Blockfolio takes a user-first approach and is committed to providing the best products to help the advancement of the...

Proton is now on CoinGecko!

Proton is now on CoinGecko!

About CoinGecko: CoinGecko is one of the largest and earliest crypto data aggregators, operating since early 2014. It currently tracks nearly 7047 tokens from more than 416 cryptocurrency exchanges. CoinGecko provides a fundamental analysis of the crypto market. In...

Proton (XPR) now listed in Bilaxy!

Proton (XPR) now listed in Bilaxy!

We’re thrilled to announce that Proton is now available for trading on global cryptocurrency trading platform Bilaxy!  The following XPR pair is available for trading: XPR/BTC Deposits and withdrawals are enabled.  Trading started at 21:00, April 3, 2020 (UTC+8) About...

Proton (XPR) now listed in Exrates!

Proton (XPR) now listed in Exrates!

We’re excited to announce that Proton is now available for trading on global cryptocurrency exchange Exrates!  The following XPR pairs are available for trading: XPR/BTC XPR/USDT About Exrates: Exrates is a comprehensive financial platform for the majority of leading...

How to claim the XPR airdrop as an LNX holder

How to claim the XPR airdrop as an LNX holder

About the Proton (XPR) airdrop: The Proton (XPR) snapshot has been successfully completed! Every account with a LNX balance has been credited Proton tokens at a 1:1 ratio. So, if you had 1 LNX token on the snapshot date, you will receive 1 Proton token. Every 2...

How to claim the XPR airdrop by holding MTL

How to claim the XPR airdrop by holding MTL

About the Proton (XPR) snapshot and airdrop: A snapshot will be made at Ethereum block #9773868, which should occur on Monday, March 30th, around 1:00 PM GMT. This snapshot records all of the balances in the MTL ecosystem and every account with a balance will be...

What is Proton (XPR)?

What is Proton (XPR)?

Proton (XPR) is a new public blockchain and smart contract platform designed for both consumer applications and peer-peer payments. It is built around a secure identity and financial settlements layer that allows users to directly link real identity and fiat accounts,...

Proton (XPR) airdrop information

Proton (XPR) airdrop information

In preparation of launching Proton (XPR) on mainnet, the Proton team will be moving forward with an airdrop of Proton tokens to all Metal (MTL) and Lynx (LNX) holders next week. A snapshot will be made at Ethereum block #9773868 which should occur on Monday, March...

The evolution of XID to Proton

The evolution of XID to Proton

A blockchain-based identity method for signing and settling financial transactions. Marshall Hayner and Fred Krueger Note: This WhitePaper forms the basis for a new blockchain co-developed by Metal and Lynx. This intellectual property is patent pending. Introduction...

Lynx + Metal = Proton

Lynx + Metal = Proton

Fred Krueger and Marshall Hayner We’re excited to share the news that Lynx and Metal have come together to create an entirely new blockchain called Proton, and an entirely new consumer wallet experience that combines the best of both companies, and much, much more....