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12 Jun
OmiseGO & UNICEF at SURGE BKK 2019
Believing that technology can be an enabler to improve lives, OmiseGO took part of @UNICEFInnovate’s SURGE BKK 2019. Check out our engagement at the SURGE BKK Hackathon and learn more about our commitment to innovation for better communities on our blog.
Twitter (@omise_go)
7 Jun
Fintech company looks to expand operations to Cayman
Jun Hasegawa, founder and CEO of Omise Holdings’, a Southeast Asian payments provider visited the Cayman Islands in April to explore opportunities to expand the company’s operations.
Twitter (@JUN_Omise)
7 Jun
How's OmiseGOing?
Kasima, Director of Engineering at OmiseGO, shares his start at OmiseGO and all the developments the engineering teams have done since then. He talks about MoreVP, Plasma Dog, Ari, and the next network upgrade Samrong in his blog "How's OmiseGOing?"
Twitter (@omise_go)
31 May
OmiseGO May 2019 Roundup
After the successful launch of Ari we now look towards our next network iteration, Samrong. Network upgrade preparation was the focus during the first few weeks of May.
Medium
24 May
Learning day at UNICEFinnovate's SURGE BANGKOK!
Today we're getting the fundamentals of blockchain, finding out about bounties, and exploring Ethereum.
Twitter (@omise_go)
22 May
Community Partner Chris from HOARD
Chris is the community manager of Hoard, the creators of Plasma Dog. He and his team are focused on enabling true ownership of assets in video games –with ethereum-based builds.
Medium
19 May
Next Station Samrong: OMG Network v0.2
We are happy to announce the newest release version of our Network, `Samrong` — the second iteration of the OMG Network.
Medium
14 May
AMA 23: OmiseGO x Hoard
Part 1 of the OmiseGO AMA special with community partner HOARD.
Part 2 and Part 3 can be found on Hoard’s blog.
Medium
10 May
Plasma Boostrap
Hackathons and workshops are events where OmiseGO is able to share our tools with our community...
Medium
7 May
Plasma Update 19: May 7 2019
All eyes now point to the Network Upgrade. We’ve been preparing to deploy a slew of new features to the public. We’re approaching the process as comprehensively as we can, by testing exits, preparing our client software, and updating our documentation.
Reddit
5 May
Check out our April 2019 Newsletter
Developing with the OmiseGO community. Read up on OmiseGO news and get to know more about our community partners – their builds, backgrounds, and futures with OmiseGO
Twitter (@omise_go)
1 May
OmiseGO April 2019 Roundup
April was ushered in with the announcement of our new OmiseGO CEO, Vansa Chatikavanij. Along with the restructuring in Omise leadership, Jun Hasegawa, now Omise Holdings CEO, also discussed the role OmiseGO plays as a subsidiary of Omise Holdings moving forward.
Medium
1 May
OmiseGO AMA 23 - Hoard Exchange
As discussed in the daily, we're changing things up with this AMA. We've invited our good friends at Hoard to respond to community questions about their experience working with OmiseGO to build on the OMG Network.
Reddit
30 Apr
We were at EDCON 2019 in Sydney!
What happened in the Land Down Under?
Twitter (@omise_go)
30 Apr
Vansa will represent OmiseGO at WEF's Fourth Industrial Revolution Global Blockchain Council
We are proud to announce that @Vansa_OmiseGO will represent OmiseGO at @WEF's Fourth Industrial Revolution Global Blockchain Council. We look forward to contributing to the strategic dialogue on the governance and responsible applications of blockchain.
Twitter (@omise_go)
29 Apr
eWallet Update 23: the “I love you 3000” edition
We’ve finished our second 2-weeks sprint in this cycle and put out a pre-release of the 1.2 version of the eWallet.
Reddit
27 Apr
OmiseGO is thrilled to participate in Decrypt Tokyo 2019. Come join @Quantstamp, @curvegrid and others to promote #blockchain technologies, applications, and services in Japan. #decrypttokyo
Come join @Quantstamp, @curvegrid and others to promote #blockchain technologies, applications, and services in Japan.
Twitter (@omise_go)
26 Apr
OmiseGO at EDCON 2019
G’day mates! As you may know, EDCON is an annual Ethereum community event and this year, it was held in Sydney, Australia.
Medium
23 Apr
Get to know Pong, Product Manager at OmiseGO and the person behind the OmiseGO Developer Program (ODP). He talks about himself, his work at OmiseGO, how the ODP works, its beginnings and the plans for its future.
Pong, Product Manager at OmiseGO is the person behind the OmiseGO Developer Program (ODP).
Twitter (@omise_go)
22 Apr
Plasma Update 18: April 21, 2019
Welcome to post-Public Alpha life. Our work this iteration has been focused on improving our support for running a production service while we’re still in PoA.
Reddit
14 Apr
eWallet Update 22: the “What do you call a three humped camel?” edition
This week, members of the team attended two conferences: ElixirEU in Prague and EDCON in Sydney.
Reddit
13 Apr
OmiseGO Roadmap Update
We’re closing the first quarter of 2019 with a roadmap update. So here’s what’s new...
Medium
9 Apr
Plasma Update 17: April 8, 2019
From the announcement on the OmiseGO blog...
Reddit
9 Apr
Public Alpha Announcement
We’re excited to open up access to an Alpha release of the OMG Network to the public for the very first time.
Medium
3 Apr
Omise Holdings: Key leadership changes and the way forward
Early March, I provided an update on strategy in the first Omise Holdings blog post and addressed questions raised by our community members. I’d like to provide another update. This time, it follows our recent announcement regarding leadership changes which you may have read about already.
Medium
3 Apr
eWallet Update 21: the “Wednesdays we wear orange-red” edition
Here are the main items we’ve knocked out since the last update...
Reddit
31 Mar
OmiseGO March 2019 Roundup
The first two weeks of March were devoted to onboarding developers to the OmiseGO Developer Program (ODP). Response to the program has been great so far and we are looking forward to see more engagement with our community of developers.
Medium
29 Mar
EDCON HACK: Making Micro Transactions on a Plasma Chain
Pong Cheecharern, Product Manager at OmiseGO and mentor for EDCON2019 Hackathon (EDCON HACK) gave a pre-EDCON talk on Microtransactions on Plasma Chain. In the video, Pong talks about several aspects of microtransactions on a plasma chain and specifically how these transactions can happen on the OMG Network.
Medium
26 Mar
Plasma Update March 26, 2019
The past two weeks have largely been spent on closing out a bunch of feature work as well as some clean up. For the feature work, we’ve finished up development on...
Reddit
18 Mar
eWallet Update March 18, 2019: the “Last time I trusted someone, I lost an eye” edition
After a 4 week sprint, we are now entering our 2 weeks buffer period. We are currently finishing up the last features for the 1.2 release. We’ll then test extensively and work on cleanup/refactoring tasks.
Reddit
16 Mar
pwolf88 — Community Spotlight
Pwolf88 has been an active member of the community since 2017. A regular contributor to the OmiseGO subreddit, Pwolf88 and the team at OMGPool have created valuable resources for the OMG community like the OmiseGO News Feed, his explanation of Plasma, and the staking rewards calculator.
Medium
13 Mar
Plasma Update #15
The past two weeks we’ve been helping developers on board to our alpha release network Ari through the Open Developer Program (ODP), and the response so far has been great.
Reddit
7 Mar
Omise Holdings: Strategy Update
It’s been a while!! Here’s a strategy update from #Omise Holdings!
Twitter (@JUN_Omise)
5 Mar
eWallet Update March 04, 2019: the “Does This Spark Joy?” edition
Here are the main items we’ve knocked out since the last update
Reddit
28 Feb
Towards A General Purpose Plasma
We created a general purpose plasma design that allows you to build a broad class of smart contracts on plasma.
Medium
28 Feb
OmiseGO February Roundup
In February, we debuted our Alpha release (Ari) at ETH Denver. Ari is the conclusion of the current stage in our development cycle. It is the point in which we’ve become ready to start using our Plasma MoreVP implementation on a public Ethereum network with users.
Medium
27 Feb
Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange lists OMG
The Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange (GBX) has announced the addition of the OmiseGo (OMG) token to its Digital Asset Exchange (GBX-DAX).
Source: InternationalInvestment.net
26 Feb
Plasma Update #14 - February 25, 2019
This week's update is relatively brief because our biggest plasma news has already been shared - we collaborated again with our friends at Hoard to use our test network Ari to host a new and improved Plasma Dog at ETH Denver!
Reddit
20 Feb
Tousthilagavathy — Developer Spotlight
Tousthilagavathy has been a member of the OMG community since October 2017.
Medium
19 Feb
eWallet Update February 18, 2019: the “We're Vikings, it's an occupational hazard” edition
Before we get into the details, a quick note about version names. The version introducing blockchain integration was originally planned to be named 1.2
Reddit
16 Feb
OmiseGO's alpha release aka Ari is out!
OmiseGO's alpha release aka Ari is out! This is our Plasma MoreVP implementation on a public Ethereum network and it is being tested by @hoardexchange at ETHDenver. Yes, Plasma Dog is back! Read more here
Twitter (@omise_go)
13 Feb
OmiseGO Developer Program
We’ve launched the OmiseGO Developer Program - our way of engaging early testers & integrators as we roll out products, docs and tooling. Get early access to test our alpha release! To be considered, please complete the form
Twitter (@omise_go)
11 Feb
Plasma Update #13 - February 11, 2019
We’re considering our current testnet, which has been running on Rinkeby since December, a release candidate of the OMG Network.
Reddit
4 Feb
eWallet Update February 04, 2019: the “Is That Your Two Cents Worth, Worth?” edition
Here are the main items we’ve knocked out since the last update
Reddit
2 Feb
OmiseGO is partner and sponsor of EDCONHACK 2019
EDCONHACK 2019 is now accepting submissions! OmiseGO is pleased to be a partner and sponsor of this awesome event. We'll be there organizing a hackathon too. More info to come and hope to see you there!
Twitter (@omise_go)
31 Jan
Why we funded Plasma Group
In a difficult time characterized by a harsh mix of fiscal conservatism and increasingly serious competition, sharing is usually the last thing that comes to mind, especially for a business. In such moments, it is all too easy to dig in, defensively bracing oneself for whatever is still to come.
Reddit
31 Jan
OmiseGO supports WBTC
OmiseGO is proud to support the WBTC that has just gone live on Ethereum today.
Twitter (@omise_go)
31 Jan
OmiseGO eWallet Suite Demo
The OmiseGO eWallet suite is a white label, open-source, and fully customizable eWallet to digitalize and store all types of assets. In the video Thibault, the integration lead engineer at OmiseGO, walks us through the various features of the eWallet suite, and show us how the eWallet and its features may be used in the real world.
Source: Youtube (OmiseGO Channel)
31 Jan
OmiseGO January Roundup
The new year started off strong with a new iteration of the internal testnet. The improvements were based on the data and feedback received from the initial iteration. Our goal is to create a production environment that is resilient and can handle real-world continuous usage.
Medium
30 Jan
OmiseGO newsletter for 2019
Revamped our newsletter for 2019. Subscribe to get access to our monthly round-up of events & tech updates, links to OmiseGO news, and all new newsletter exclusive content.Head on over to our website to subscribe now.
Twitter (@omise_go)
29 Jan
Plasma Update #12 - January 28, 2019
The engineering team has been heads down, pushing hard on our initial version of More Viable Plasma. We’ve set up a brand new environment specifically for our partners to test against. This environment has all the production support services that we set up with our internal testnet.
Reddit
28 Jan
ShinhanCard demonstrates a cross-border PoC using OMG Network
As a product of the MoU signed in April last year with OmiseGO, Shinhancard demonstrates a cross-border PoC with the aim to expand the acceptance of ShinhanCard’s loyalty program to international markets & enable borderless interoperability.
Twitter (@omise_go)
22 Jan
David Knott on Houbi Talk: The Future of ETH
Last week David, of our Plasma research team, was on HoubiTalk with other opinion leaders talking about the future of Ethereum. If you missed out on the livestream you can still get up to speed via Youtube
Twitter
21 Jan
eWallet Update January 21, 2019: the “You Either Die A Hero, Or You Live Long Enough To See Yourself Become The Villain” edition
For the past two weeks, we have been focused on testing, debugging and fixing bugs in version 1.1. We’ve also spent time preparing and planning our next work cycle, which will include Ethereum integration.
Reddit
21 Jan
Jeremy talks at Binance Blockchain Week
Product lead Jeremy talked trends in security and privacy at the Binance Blockchain Week
Twitter (@omise_go)
15 Jan
OmiseGO Video Paper: Jun and Vitalik exclusive interview
OmiseGo is shrouded in mystery. It constantly gains the attention of the blockchain community, but very few actually know what the company does or plans to do.
Source: Decipher Media
15 Jan
Plasma Update #11 - January 14, 2019
We kicked off the new year with a brand new internal testnet, with improvements based on feedback and observations from the initial iteration.
Reddit
14 Jan
OmiseGO is talking at Binance Fair
OmiseGO is going to the Binance Fair in Singapore to talk industry trends in security and privacy to build a Safe Asset Fund for Users (SAFU) in the blockchain ecosystem. See you there!
Twitter (@omise_go)
14 Jan
OmiseGO hints to be a custodian of WBTC
In an effort towards greater transparency with our community, we are sharing OmiseGO's Ethereum address in WBTC as a Merchant & DAO member: 0x2761bf0061785ef7e286f68aa4c10518fdea7481
Twitter (@omise_go)
7 Jan
eWallet Update January 7, 2019: the “As long as you can still grab a breath, you fight. You breathe...keep breathing.” edition
We did our best to take a little time off for the holidays, but we still made a big step forward at the tail end of December with the release of version 1.1.0-pre.0. This is a pre-release, meaning a candidate for release which will undergo thorough testing and some final tweaks before going on to become the version 1.1 stable release.
Reddit
27 Dec '18
Community Update - December 2018
It’s that wonderful time of the year again. Winter is finally here (summer in other places). If you’re reading this, thank you for staying with us.
Medium
20 Dec '18
Plasma Update #10, Part 2 - December 20, 2018
First, our apologies for the delay in posting this second installment - it's a very busy week as everybody tries to knock out their to-do lists before the holidays.
Reddit
19 Dec '18
GiveDirectly's findings from the field
Update: GiveDirectly’s findings from the field and what it means for OmiseGO
Medium
17 Dec '18
Plasma Update #10, Part 1 - December 17, 2018
This post covers production only - the research update wasn’t ready for press time so we’ll be posting that tomorrow.
Reddit
15 Dec '18
On communications, expectations and lessons learned
A frustrated and exceptionally thorough post by a long-time community member gained a lot of traction this week. This level of analysis, the time that went into creating this post, can’t be dismissed as FUD or trolling...
Reddit
12 Dec '18
OmiseGO is now on Blockfolio Signal Beta
OmiseGO is now on @blockfolio Signal Beta. Watch OMG to get the latest news and updates from our team. Thank you for your support!
Twitter (@omise_go)
10 Dec '18
eWallet Update December 11, 2018: the “Oh captain, my captain” edition
Here’s where we're at on the 1.1 tasks since the last update
Reddit
4 Dec '18
Vitalik Buterin: "Plasma Prime is the thing to be watching now."
Twitter
4 Dec '18
Plasma Update #9 - December 3, 2018
We’re focused on getting MoreVP out the door as quickly as we can. We’ve finished specifying our APIs for MoreVP so that they will require minimal change going forward.
Reddit
2 Dec '18
Strategic Backer Announcement: DF Capital Led By Jun Hasegawa
Kambria is excited to announce that DF Capital, managed by Jun Hasegawa, Founder and CEO at OmiseGO, has signed on as a strategic backer of Kambria.
Medium
1 Dec '18
OmiseGO AMA #7 - November 23, 2018
This is the official Q&A thread for OmiseGO AMA #7 - November 23, 2018
Reddit
1 Dec '18
OmiseGO joins Blockfolio Signal
OmiseGO is excited to join Blockfolio Signal to provide regular updates from our project, team and community!
Reddit
30 Nov '18
Community Update — November 2018
The eWallet Suite team has made a lot of progress in November. After setting up the eWallet to run as a standalone application, enabling small businesses to integrate...
Medium
28 Nov '18
I find it very unlikely that one blockchain will essentially rule them all. I see multiple co-existing & with interoperability you can transfer from one blockchain ecosystem to another ecosystem
David Knott
Source: Beyond Blocks Summit Bangkok
27 Nov '18
David Knott presents Plasma on Beyond Blocks Summit Bangkok
The inimitable David does it again. He gave an awesome talk on #plasma - what it is, its current status and its key role in blockchain design.
Twitter (@omise_go)
26 Nov '18
Omise received Forbes Japan's Top 10 Startup Award of the Year 2019
Honor to receiving forbesjapan Top10 startup award
Twitter (@JUN_Omise)
26 Nov '18
eWallet Update November 26, 2018: the “It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live” edition
We’ve been very busy since our last update and made some good progress on version 1.1! We closed out lots of issues; we also shuffled things around, moving some features up to the 1.2 release. Here’s what we’ve worked on over the past 2 weeks.
Reddit
22 Nov '18
Korbit lists OMG
Korbit has verified transactions on the OmiseGO blockchain and decided to list OmiseGO (OMG), a token for OmiseGO network
Medium
19 Nov '18
Plasma Update #8 - November 19, 2018
Work continues on MoreVP, particularly on refactoring and implementing the MoreVP exit game in our smart contracts, child chain service, and the Watcher. We’ve spent some time our Child Chain and Watcher APIs for more consistency with the eWallet APIs...
Reddit
19 Nov '18
OmiseGO goes to Devcon 4 with an internal testnet, a plasma MVP and a pixelated dog
With each year, it just keeps getting better and better. The blockchain journey has been and continues to be one of questioning, debating, ...
Medium
18 Nov '18
OmiseGO AMA #6 - November 18, 2018
This is the official Q&A thread for OmiseGO AMA #6 - November 18, 2018
Reddit
16 Nov '18
OmiseGO: several interesting talks on NodeTokyo next week
Reddit
16 Nov '18
OmiseGO collaborates with Mass Vehicle Ledger to develop a POC for TADA
We’re happy to announce our collaboration with @mvlchain to develop a proof-of-concept (POC) for their ride-hailing service TADA :)
Twitter (@omise_go)
13 Nov '18
eWallet Update November 12, 2018: the “The Light That Burns Twice As Bright” edition
Some members of the team were at the Devcon last week, supporting the release of the Plasma Dog demo and connecting with other projects in the space. On a more technical note, here are the various improvements we’ve made since our last update
Reddit
12 Nov '18
OmiseGO AMA #5 - November 12, 2018
This is the official Q&A thread for OmiseGO AMA #5 - November 12, 2018
Reddit
12 Nov '18
In 3 years we expect the OMG Network to be fully featured, public and decentralized
In 3 years we expect the OMG Network to be fully featured, public and decentralized, with a life of its own; while OmiseGO as a company will continue to build volume on the network by providing support to implementers on leveraging the OMG tech stack for their business needs, exploring new and more complex use cases as the technology evolves.
Reddit comment
8 Nov '18
Why is the coindesk article saying little actionable code in Plasma
Worth noting as well: plasma and zk-SNARKs are not mutually exclusive. The use of zk-SNARKs for compact state transition proofs is...
Reddit comment
6 Nov '18
Plasma MVP Demo
Following the recent audit of the @omise_go Plasma MVP contracts, Quantstamp CEO Richard Ma and Sr. Research Eng. Martin Derka demo one of the first blockchain games utilizing the OmiseGO internal test network. #plasmadog created by @hoardexchange
Twitter
5 Nov '18
OmiseGO AMA #4 - November 5, 2018
This is the official Q&A thread for OmiseGO AMA #4 - November 5, 2018
Reddit
5 Nov '18
Plasma Update #7 November 5, 2018: Devcon Recap Edition
For this sprint, we’ve been almost entirely focused on shipping our first production service for Devcon4! Eagle-eyed watchers of GitHub may have suspected this from the various bug fix PRs and branch names. Most of the work has been into containerizing and deploying the Child Chain and Watcher in a sane, repeatable manner.
Reddit
4 Nov '18
What an honor to close out devcon4 with Stewart Brand!
His wry insights on everything from social media to building for the developing world ended an inspiring, challenging, all-encompassing event on the perfect note. Amazing work all week by the organizers, crew and presenters.
Twitter (@omise_go)
2 Nov '18
The State of Plasma @ Devcon4
Our awesome team members presenting The State of Plasma at Devcon4.
Twitter (@omise_go)
2 Nov '18
"Strategies for Plasma Clients" by Kelvin Fichter
I think there’s an interesting discussion to be had about the various strategies that plasma chain clients should take when dealing with things like challenges or exits. I haven’t seen a ton of discussion about this yet - a great thread was started here in the context of withdrawals, but I’m very curious to see how client developers are already handling this.
Source: ethresear.ch
1 Nov '18
Hoard Created the first OMG Network Application: Plasma Dog
We developed a game with @omise_go to demonstrate an integration with their Plasma chain. It’s called Plasma Dog. To read more about how we did it, read this blogpost
Twitter
31 Oct '18
Community Update — October 2018
And if you celebrate, Happy Halloween to you! Here’s what we were up to in October.
Medium
31 Oct '18
State of the OMG Ecosystem
There have been many developments over the last several months, and it’s time for an updated summary of the respective elements of OmiseGO and the OMG ecosystem — along with the context for what we’re building; the progress that’s been made and what’s on the horizon.
Medium
29 Oct '18
Omise in the Fintech100 Report by H2 Ventures and KPMG
The Fintech100 is a collaborative effort between H2 Ventures and KPMG. In its fifth year, the Fintech100 uncovers and evaluates the most innovative Fintech companies globally. The Fintech100 comprises
a ‘Top 50’ and an ‘Emerging 50’ and highlights those companies globally that...
Twitter (@JUN_Omise)
29 Oct '18
eWallet Update October 29, 2018: the “And my axe!” edition
We’ve been pretty busy getting ready for Devcon, but we’ve still managed to get some good coding done! Here’s what we’ve been working on since the last update:
Reddit
29 Oct '18
OmiseGO AMA #2
This is the official thread for questions for OmiseGO AMA #2 - October 22, 2018
29 Oct '18
OmiseGO AMA #3 - October 29, 2018
This is the official Q&A thread for OmiseGO AMA #3 - October 29, 2018
Reddit
28 Oct '18
Plasma Implementers Call #17: (R)eally (S)uper (A)wesome Episode
Today Vitalik reviews his solution to the tx history proof size growth in Plasma Cash! Woo! It uses RSA accumulators & is super stylish. We are nearly there... Then we discuss Plasma Leap (even more fun!)
Source: Plasma Channel
24 Oct '18
Plasma Implementers Call #16: Cashflow Leap
Today is especially exciting! We start out by discussing Plasma Cashflow which enables fungible assets on Plasma Cash! Woo! It's finally here! Then we talk about Plasma Leap, the first attempt at a general EVM Plasma!
Source: Plasma Channel
23 Oct '18
Plasma Update #6 - October 22, 2018
The main production focus since our last update has been on getting our watcher deployed to our internal testnet. The watcher is a critical component both for building apps and for securing the network; anyone building an app will need to deploy their own watcher.
Reddit
19 Oct '18
OmiseGO sponsors Devcon4
Today, we’re excited to unveil our Devcon4 Sponsors. Each of this year’s six tiers of sponsorship is supporting the Foundation’s work in significant and impactful ways.
18 Oct '18
"Looking at ownership in the EVM" by Kelvin Fichter
I’ve been thinking a lot about how smart contracts handle state and how they represent ownership. Ethereum pushed forward a popular model for representing ownership (mappings), but I’ve found that this model can actually be fairly limiting.
Medium
18 Oct '18
Omise has received investment from VC Global Brain with participation of 31VENTURES and SMDV
The funding was led by Japan’s private venture capital Global Brain with the mission to create a more inclusive financial system for everyone
Twitter (@JUN_Omise)
17 Oct '18
Jun Hasegawa in the list of '15 Inspiring Fintech Founders from South East Asia to Follow'
Southeast Asia’s financial services industry is rapidly evolving as a result of disruption from new-age fintech companies and the rapid adoption of fintech solutions. The rise of fintech in the region has been fueled by Southeast Asia’s expanding economies...
Source: Fintechnews Singapore
15 Oct '18
eWallet Update October 15, 2018: the “Mr. Stark? I don’t feel so good...” edition
Since the last update, we’ve compiled the remaining issues to be resolved before the v1.1 Milestone and are making our way down that list. Once all these are done, we’ll release a new version of the eWallet. Here are some of the tasks we’ve checked off so far:
Reddit
15 Oct '18
New roadmap within the next 2 weeks
Reddit
12 Oct '18
Kelvin Fichter on Plasma @ The Future of Layer 2
Youtube
11 Oct '18
Plasma Implementers Call #15: Atomic Swaps!
Today we dive deep into atomic swaps in both Plasma Debit and Plasma Cash. We discuss different implementation details and greifing opportunities. Next some fun discussions around watch towers!
Source: Plasma Channel
11 Oct '18
OmiseGO team page taken down from the website
Hi folks! You might have noticed that our team page was taken down from the website. This was done due to staff safety & security concerns. It will of course be back up when the time is right & with new faces :) All comms channels remain open. Hope to connect with you there!
Twitter (@omise_go)
11 Oct '18
Anycoin Direct lists OMG
We are happy to announce OmiseGO is now available on Anycoin Direct.
Reddit
9 Oct '18
Updates on Plasma, DEX and Roadmap by Paradigm
This sprint has been focused on getting the Watcher API ready for an internal deployment and end-to-end integration. This includes fixes for bugs encountered when reporting initial deposits in the watcher and when publishing multiple plasma blocks at the same root chain block height.
Medium
9 Oct '18
Plasma Update #5 - October 8, 2018
This sprint has been focused on getting the Watcher API ready for an internal deployment and end-to-end integration. This includes fixes for bugs encountered when reporting initial deposits in the watcher and when publishing multiple plasma blocks at the same root chain block height...
Reddit
8 Oct '18
Plasma Design Comparison
Twitter (evabeylin)
8 Oct '18
We think we have a surprise the whole Ethereum community will really enjoy
OmiseGO about Devcon
Reddit
1 Oct '18
Decentralized Exchange (DEX) Update
Today we’d like to share an update on the progress of the OMG DEX design, and offer some insight into the reasoning behind our approach.
Medium
1 Oct '18
Community Update — September 2018
September has come and gone! Here are some of the activities we carried out this past month.
Medium
29 Sep '18
eWallet & Plasma Workshop at Neutrino Singapore
Check out the highlights from our hands-on workshop at Neutrino Singapore where we talked about the eWallet Suite and implementing #Plasma as a solution to the blockchain scaling problem.
Twitter (@omise_go)
28 Sep '18
Cryptographics creates excellent OmiseGO Infographic
Putting words to what #crypto is capable of can be tricky - which is where pictures come in!
Twitter (@omise_go)
25 Sep '18
Plasma Update 3 - September 25, 2018
Plasma updates on: development (smart contracts, watcher), research (NYC Plasma Meetup, Mass Exits, BLS Signatures, LearnPlasma, Sparse Merkle Trees) and Plasma Implementers Call #14
Reddit
24 Sep '18
HubrisOne leverages OmiseGo technology
Today, we are pleased to announce our use of OmiseGo technology. For those that are not familiar with OmiseGo and their mission see below for a short summary.
Medium
19 Sep '18
Plasma Implementers Call #14: Care for Collateral
Today we start out discussing using collateral to reduce user validation load in Plasma Cash. This gets us into triple spends & eventually we talk about the importance and difficulty of analyzing the value of in-flight transactions. Then we mention some core cryptoeconomic principles around past provability & future accountability.
Source: Plasma Channel
19 Sep '18
OmiseGO delays its release of a merchandise shop
It was ready awhile back but the decision was made to delay its release in anticipation of complaints that we were prioritizing frivolous things ahead of our roadmap...
Reddit comment
17 Sep '18
eWallet Update September 17, 2018: the “What we do in life echoes in eternity” edition
Here is what's been happening with the eWallet since the last update...
Reddit
17 Sep '18
Roger Ver mentions OmiseGO's slogan 'Unbank the Banked'
Source: Bitcoin.com (Bitcoin News)
10 Sep '18
Plasma Update 3 - September 10, 2018
The research team has been in Warsaw for some DEX product planning sessions. There will be a more thorough DEX update in the coming weeks; but we'll include a preview here since that's where we spent most of our time, and this update is a little lighter on Plasma as a result!
Reddit
6 Sep '18
Independent Reserve launches support for ERC20, including OMG
Congratulations to #Australia's @indepreserve on launching support for #ERC20, including $OMG! Best of all, they will distribute OMG from the September 2017 airdrop to customers who held more than 0.1 ETH in their IR wallet at snapshot time. #CryptoSpirit
Twitter (@omise_go)
3 Sep '18
eWallet Update September 3 2018: the “So where would you rather die? Here? Or in a Jaeger?” edition
Changes we’ve made since the last update:...
Twitter (@omise_go)
31 Aug '18
Dedicated OmiseGO hiring page
Official OmiseGO Careers Page
Twitter (@omise_go)
29 Aug '18
Wang Chun and David Knott of Bit.fish will attend Ethereum Bangkok Meeting
Come join @davidlknott and I. – bij OCTAVE Rooftop Lounge & Bar
Twitter
28 Aug '18
How OmiseGO will bring Plasma in everyone's daily life
Lately all we hear about in cryptoworld is “layer 2 scaling solutions”. One in particular is Plasma. In this article I will give my personal opinion why I believe that Plasma is the number-one scaling solution that will bring blockchains in everyone’s daily life eventually.
Medium (upwolf88)
26 Aug '18
Plasma Implementers Call #13: Have Fun with Batch Auction Plasma!
Today we begin with discussions around nitty gritty Plasma Debit liquidity markets. Then we talk about Plasma working groups to get the Plasma research done in person, plus hosting a LIVE Plasma call in devcon! We chat about Plasma XT & then Gnosis gives an awesome presentation on their batch auction Plasma construction. Fun!
Source: Plasma Channel
24 Aug '18
OMG Network Repo is Now Open!
As of this posting, the GitHub repository for an early alpha release of the Tesuji milestone is now public! Tesuji Plasma is the basis of the first release of the OMG Network...
Medium
21 Aug '18
Community Update — August 2018
It’s been an interesting month! Here’s what we’ve been up to...
Medium
19 Aug '18
eWallet Update 8/18/18: the “Madness? This. Is. Sparta!” edition
The last two weeks of eWallet development were focused on finishing up bug testing on 1.0.pre0, bootstrapping the new POS (Point of Sale) mobile applications we’re building as well as designing the eWallet blockchain integration.
Reddit
14 Aug '18
Status, CryptoLife and Dapps for Real Life
As announced yesterday, we will be participating in Status’s upcoming #CryptoLife hackathon, which will take place in Prague (precise location to be announced) just before Devcon4. Events like this are one of the most powerful tools we have in the decentralized tech space — there is an energy and an intensity which fuels breakthroughs that could not have happened anywhere else...
Medium
9 Aug '18
Plasma Update 8/9/18: Whoomp! (There it is)
Hey! We've heard your requests for more regular communication about Plasma. We think it's really important too. This will become a bi-weekly Plasma update where we outline our latest work.
Reddit
7 Aug '18
Plasma Implementers Call #12: Run the Gamut
Today we discuss a wide variety of topics! We start out discussing Plasma educational materials, then move on to BLS signatures, smart contracts in Plasma, light clients, and finally we get SNARKy!
Source: Plasma Channel
6 Aug '18
OmiseGO Staking: What we know so far
The OMG token has one purpose, to be staked. Staking is a process in which a token holder locks away their tokens for a certain period of time. In return for locking their tokens, the token holder is given the right to run a validator node on the blockchain and earn rewards for processing transactions.
Medium (OMGPool)
4 Aug '18
eWallet Update 03/08/18: the “All it takes is a little push” edition
Hello! We’re back for another quick update on this week’s eWallet progress.

What has been done on the eWallet?
Reddit
2 Aug '18
While many of us care a lot about decentralization, that isn't how we should pitch it. For most, decentralization is the means, the ends is mass coordination and agreement.
Joseph Poon
Twitter (jcp)
1 Aug '18
"Why is EVM-on-Plasma hard?" by Kelvin Fichter
Most of the current work around Plasma basically just makes use of very simple UTXOs or non-fungible tokens. Lots of people want to know if it’s possible to create a Plasma chain that allows users to deploy EVM smart contracts.
Medium
28 Jul '18
The Top 3 Cryptocurrencies of 2018 by Edward Schmerling
The total cryptocurrency market capitalization now exceeds $300,000,000,000 according to CoinMarketCap. Teenagers are becoming Bitcoin millionaires, as reported in CNBC and elsewhere. The excitement is palpable.
Medium
28 Jul '18
Plasma & eWallet Meetup hosted @ Neutrino Space Tokyo
#OMG #plasma #eWallet meetup hosted by @omise_go at @neutrino_space Tokyo ! Excited to see more Devs involve our community.
Twitter (jun_omise)
27 Jul '18
eWallet Update 7/27/18: the “May The Force Be With You” edition
We’ve spent much of the week preparing for an event in Tokyo on July 28 where we will host about 40 developers and prospective implementers for a mini conference and hands-on workshop with three members of the eWallet team as well as Plasma Padawan Kelvin
Reddit
25 Jul '18
With Plasma, we are building out an appropriate interface layer for enterprises and other people who want to have access to full-spectrum public blockchains but need greater amounts of control
OmiseGO
Twitter (omise_go)
20 Jul '18
eWallet Update 7/20/18: the “Genius Billionaire Playboy Philanthropist” edition
Hello! We’re back for another quick update on this week’s eWallet progress.

What has been done on the eWallet?
Reddit
19 Jul '18
A tech startup called OMG wants to revolutionize cash for hundreds of millions of 'unbanked' people in Asia
In their plucky startup days, Facebook and Google oozed adolescent optimism. Facebook offered to stitch the Earth’s scattered societies into one giant community. Google, vowing to “do no evil,” offered a portal to the sum of all knowledge. Supposedly for free.
Source: PRI
18 Jul '18
Plasma Implementers Call #11: State Channels
Today we celebrate Loom's release of their Plasma Cash implementation, discuss state channels which are opened on and off of Plasma chains, Plasma Debit with Dan, and wrap it up with some experimental zkSNARKs talk! Amazing times!
Source: Plasma Channel
17 Jul '18
Great visual representation and concise breakdown of the OMG ecosystem by a community member
Reading the White Label Wallet section of the OmiseGO white paper, I’ve converted my understanding into a visual design.
Twitter (omise_go)
17 Jul '18
Direct wallet-to-wallet capability - some clarification
Since this is a point from the AMA that has generated a lot of discussion, we thought we'd try to consolidate that discussion into one thread.
Reddit
16 Jul '18
OmiseGO Town Hall 0x3
Update on e-wallet SDK and Plasma by Thibault and David.
Introduction by Kasima.
Source: OmiseGO Channel
13 Jul '18
Community Update — July 2018
Welcome to the inaugural edition of the OmiseGO Community Update! Whether you are a casual fan or a devout aficionado of all things blockchain and crypto networks, it can be difficult to keep up with all the developments happening here at OmiseGO. The intention of this first post is to provide a comprehensive update on business developments, technical progress and community outreach/events.
And if you pay attention, there may also be some cute dog pictures of Plasma sprinkled throughout. ;)
Medium
13 Jul '18
eWallet Update 7/13/18: the “Take the ring to Mordor” edition
Howdy! We’re back for another quick update on this week’s eWallet progress.

The focus for this week was to continue testing, refactoring and fixing bugs. We also took a good chunk of time to “evangelize” the eWallet inside Omise and OmiseGO by doing a demo to Omise’s sales team as well as an internal demo to everyone in OmiseGO as part of our monthly gathering.
Reddit
7 Jul '18
Bonus: eWallet front end mini-demo
Bonus: eWallet front end mini-demo
Reddit
6 Jul '18
Bancor, OmiseGO and Status on their successful ICO
Benartzi, Hasegawa and Hope discuss successful ICOs – are they made or born?
Source: TechCrunch
6 Jul '18
eWallet update: The “Wendy, I'm home” edition
An update from our eWallet team who have been working around the clock toward production ready release of the eWallet SDK.
Reddit
6 Jul '18
Status Partners with OmiseGO
Integration of the OMG Network decentralized exchange (DEX) within Status will enable interoperability and transactions across multiple blockchains.
Medium
3 Jul '18
Bitpanda will list OMG
Source: Bitpanda.com
3 Jul '18
Plasma Implementers Call #10: MVP Implementation & DB Merkle log Accumulators!
Today we get to welcome Loom and Kyber to the call! Plus we discuss an update to the Plasma MVP implementation which Kelvin is working on--a research version is pretty much complete! We also cover Plasma Cash & debit atomic swaps, as well as Double-batched Merkle log accumulators!
Source: Plasma Channel
30 Jun '18
eWallet 1.0, Reddit Edition: Nearly There!
Our focus in Q2 has been on putting out a stable version of the eWallet. The wallet team has been working around the clock, and as the quarter comes to a close we are completing the final improvements and testing prior to releasing the master branch. This will be a stable version capable of minting and transacting tokens within a closed ledger.
Reddit
28 Jun '18
OmiseGO sponsors Decentralized Web Summit 2018
We're very excited to sponsor and attend Decentralized Web Summit 2018: Global Visions/Working code July 31-August 2
Twitter (omise_go)
22 Jun '18
Request Network's Invoice App Now Supports ETH, REQ, KNC, DGX, DAI, and OMG!
See app.request.network
Reddit
20 Jun '18
OmiseGO (OMG) supports Center for Blockchain Research at Stanford
The new center will address blockchain’s practical, legal and societal challenges, and develop a curriculum to facilitate its use across a variety of fields and applications.
Source: Stanford University
12 Jun '18
Plasma Implementers Call #9: Plasma Debit & Instant Withdrawals!
Today we get to chat about simple splits in Plasma Cash, called Plasma Debit--a critical part of the Plasma Cash spec! Thanks Dan! Plus Vitalik explains instant withdrawals and Plasma with general state transitions :)
12 Jun '18
Plasma Implementers Call #8: CAS Checkpointing!
Today we discuss a whole bunch of topics, from account abstraction to Plasma XT which uses cryptoeconomic aggregate signatures (CAS) for checkpointing! Tons of fun!
Source: Plasma Channel
11 Jun '18
We’re launching our second Neutrino-Blockchain co-working space, in Singapore
Neutrino, a blockchain specialized co-working space by OmiseGO, is ramping up its presence in Southeast Asia with a second debut in Singapore.
Medium
7 Jun '18
ChronoLogic Talks to Donnie Harinsut of OmiseGo About Helping The Unbanked Through Crypto
ChronoLogic talks to Donnie Harinsut, CoFounder of OmiseGo about the process of discovering the need for onboarding underserved populations into the financial world.
Source: ChronoLogic Channel
7 Jun '18
KeepKey supports OmiseGO
Support for $OMG (and other #Ethereum tokens) now available on KeepKey hardware wallets! Good job guys
Twitter (omise_go)
4 Jun '18
Blockchain Development Workshop with Ethereum Foundation
We hosted a Blockchain Development Workshop with Ethereum Foundation and ~30 developers in Bangkok today. Topics discussed included smart contracts, state channels, PoW, PoS, and why blockchain.
Twitter (omise_go)
3 Jun '18
OmiseGO @ Ethereum Bangkok Community Meetup
Tune in to the livestream of the Ethereum Bangkok Community Meetup here
Twitter (omise_go)
30 May '18
OmiseGO Holiday Special AMA
Source: OmiseGO Channel
25 May '18
OmiseGO | Tokenization of an Economy
This article will explain how an economy has always been tokenizing from accepted mainstream assets to new assets, and how we’re currently in the middle of a new tokenization taking place. For this I have used the talk of Jun Hasegawa (OmiseGO) during Edcon on May 3, 2018 about “OMG World Exchange” as a main reference.
Reddit
25 May '18
OmiseGO in Forbes Japan: "How Ethereum Changes Wealth"
Source: Forbes Japan
23 May '18
Blockchain panel with Vitalik Buterin, Joseph Poon, Kelvin Fichter, Jae Kwon, Karl Floersch
Ethereum Community and Cosmos hosted an event at New York Blockchain Week. Zippie was one of the main sponsors and filmed a panel discussion moderated by Chjango Unchained and featuring Vitalik Buterin of Ethereum, Joseph Poon of Plasma, Kelvin Fichter of OmiseGo, Jae Kwon of Cosmos/Tendermint and Karl Floersch of Ethereum Foundation.
Source: Zippie
21 May '18
Official Question Thread for OmiseGO AMA #1
This is the official thread for questions for OmiseGO AMA #1.
Reddit
21 May '18
Who Are The Unbanked, Why Do We Care, and What’s Blockchain Got to Do With It
My Story of How to Get Neck Deep Into Cryptocurrency, Blockchain Technology and the Decentralised Future that is Now
Medium
18 May '18
PoS has the potential to be the foundation for a new way of life.
PoW is accessible to a privileged few. It requires huge computation power and electricity, and putting more money in results in exponential increase in returns - so those with more resources are at an advantage.
Jun Hasegawa
Twitter (jun_omise)
17 May '18
Vansa & Thomas speaking at Token Summit, NY
Talk: The Asian Crypto Landscape
Source: Tokensummit.com
14 May '18
Fluidity Summit 2018: Scaling with Plasma
David Knott of OmiseGo talks about Scaling with Plasma at Fluidity Summit.
Source: Fluidity Summit 2018 Channel
14 May '18
Ethereal Summit NY 2018: Dear Bank, Where did my 100 bucks go? [OmiseGO]
Vansa discusses about payments in Asia and highlights some of the challenges and opportunities across regions. She touches on institutional efforts to control financial services, and cultural nuances around payment behaviors and payment providers.
Source: Ethereal Summit Channel
11 May '18
Blockchain has the potential to make the world better by recovering the balance society has lost
Aya Miyaguchi
Twitter (etherealsummit)
9 May '18
Roadmap Update
We heard your confusion about spoons, timelines, parallel developments and milestones and we’ve done our best to address them here. The visual roadmap above is an overview of what we are building and our progress to date...
Medium
7 May '18
Plasma Implementers Call #7: Merkle Trees in Bloom [filters]
Today we discuss designs which involve sparse merkle trees, bloom filters, and some more splitting! We also welcome the Blockchain @ Berkeley crew who are working on a great Plasma Cash implementation! Yay!
Source: Plasma Channel
7 May '18
Plasma XT: Plasma Cash with much less per-user data checking
Source: Ethereum Research
3 May '18
OmiseGO: Bridging the Gap between Vitalik’s Mind and Your Grandma.
Jun Hasegawa
Source: EdCon 2018
1 May '18
OmiseGO + Hoard: Creating a truly seamless game marketplace
Since early on, Hoard has been working with OMG to make sure that the Hoard marketplace can benefit from the full advantages of the OMG Network...
Medium
1 May '18
Jun talks to Minister of Economic Revitalization Motegi
Fruitful discussion about #OmiseGO #Blockchain with Minister in charge of Economic Revitalization - Mr Motegi @moteging
Twitter (jun_omise)
29 Apr '18
Omisego acknowledges questions and criticisms about the clarity of the roadmap
We want to acknowledge the (entirely valid) questions and criticisms about the clarity of our current roadmap concerning recent shifts in strategy, the state of staking, Honte and the hard spoon.
Twitter (omise_go)
28 Apr '18
Tech Progress Update - April 2018
The tech team continues to grow this month! We welcome Kasima Tharnpipitchai and Pawel Nowosielski...
Medium
26 Apr '18
OmiseGO will boycott Consensus 2018 together with Vitalik Buterin
We have decided to join @vitalikbuterin in not attending #Consensus2018. We can’t in good conscience support a publication that puts its readers at risk through careless reporting and reacts with hostility rather than humility when the error is brought to its attention.
Twitter (omise_go)
25 Apr '18
Bithumb lists OMG
We're listing Omisego(OMG) and Kyber Network(KNC) on Bithumb today!
Twitter (bithumbofficial)
25 Apr '18
Zebpay lists OMG
OmiseGO (OMG) trading is now live
Twitter (zebpay)
24 Apr '18
Electrify.Asia announced Airdrop to OMG Token Holders
Announcing the highly anticipated #Electrify #Airdrop!

We will be issuing free #ELEC tokens to #OMG token holders.
Twitter (electrifyasia)
22 Apr '18
Money and Banking Magazine: Young Millionaires
Imagine a world where the “value” of any kind of digital asset could be freely exchanged - using reward points to buy lunch, or gaming items to purchase goods from a convenience store; all through a few simple steps, and at minimal cost… This may sound unrealistic, but can actually be possible on the OMG network, which is currently under development by Omise’s blockchain subsidiary, OmiseGO.
Source: Money and Banking Magazine
21 Apr '18
Plasma Implementers Call #6: PoS, Splitting & Exits, oh my!
Today we discuss designs for Plasma Cash with PoS and sharded validation, coin splits, exits which allow for invalid state transitions, a cryptoeconomics course, and more!
Source: Plasma Channel
21 Apr '18
Strategy Announcement vol. 02
Today we’re announcing a significant addition to our strategy. OmiseGO’s vision is to carry blockchain technology beyond cyber space and into the real world. It should be applied in our daily lives with interoperable wallets and apps accessible to every smartphone...
Medium
20 Apr '18
OmiseGO is hosting Hack Night with David Knott
Tonight we're hosting OMG Hack Night & @davidlknott is teaching us how to code smart contracts!
Twitter (omise_go)
18 Apr '18
ZB.com lists OMG
Dear ZB users, OmiseGo(OMG) deposit has begun now on ZB.com, OMG/QC, OMG/USDT and OMG/BTC will be available for trading at 14:00 April 20th, 2018 (UTC+8).
Medium
17 Apr '18
Coinone lists OMG
A shout-out to @coinone_info for not just giving the community in Korea another way to get $OMG, but especially for distributing the OMG airdrop they received last year to their users!
Twitter (omise_go)
17 Apr '18
OmiseGO in discussion with APEC
t's an honor to be a part of the discussions with @APEC. We're strategizing on how a regional sandbox for regulators, financial institutions & fintech organizations can better drive collaborative innovation & adoption.
Twitter (omise_go)
16 Apr '18
Jun in discussion with APEC
Monday, fun day! We're in Tokyo where @JUN_Omise is speaking to the @APEC Business Advisory Council about the power of #Ethereum to advance payments & financial services
Twitter (omise_go)
16 Apr '18
OmiseGO at Japan's first large-scale blockchain meetup for students
We're committed to education & sharing our vision for a world exchange! Thank you CryptoAge & @obnty for hosting us at Japan's first large-scale blockchain meetup for students
Twitter (omise_go)
13 Apr '18
OmiseGO's client Electrify.Asia signed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with TEPCO
“Electrify has signed a MOU with #TEPCO, the largest electric utility in Japan (4th largest in the world)” @ElectrifyAsia
Twitter (jun_omise)
13 Apr '18
Karl Floersch announces Cryptoeconomics
Excited to announce a course, book, and community forum -- Cryptoeconomics: An Introduction!
Source: Cryptoeconomics Study Channel
10 Apr '18
MakerDAO and OmiseGO: Announcing Dai and OMG Collaborations
MakerDAO is excited to share recent developments resulting from our ongoing collaboration with OmiseGO. Our teams have been working diligently to bring about what we feel are the core components needed to enable a true financial revolution.
Medium
5 Apr '18
Omise and OmiseGO sign MoU with ShinhanCard
Omise and OmiseGO sign MoU with ShinhanCard to explore opportunities for fintech and blockchain initiatives. As part of its ongoing efforts to advance financial technology and accelerate the development and adoption of blockchain technology, Omise and OmiseGO today announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding...
Source: Omise
5 Apr '18
Managing Director Vansa a Chatikavanij discussing Funding Public Infrastructure at Deconomy 2018
OMG MD @vchatBKK discussing Funding Public Infrastructure at #Deconomy2018 with @ethereumecf...
Twitter (omise_go)
4 Apr '18
Special Advisor Thomas Greco talking at Deconomy 2018
Advisor Thomas Greco talking at #Deconomy2018 about the 100% publicly-run OMG world exchange, and its design philosophy that was naturally born in Ethereum.
Twitter (omise_go)
3 Apr '18
OmiseGO Town Hall 0x2
Source: OmiseGO Channel
3 Apr '18
The blockchain fundamentally disrupts conglomerates... But #Plasma can advance not only scalability, but also coordination in the enterprise space.
Joseph Poon
Twitter (omise_go)
3 Apr '18
OMG advisor Joseph Poon at Deconomy on private blockchains
OMG advisor Joseph Poon explains at #Deconomy why private blockchains are silly (but not if they run on top of a decentralized #Plasma chain). Conglomerates that want private chains: come to talk to us.
Twitter (omise_go)
2 Apr '18
O-M-forking-G!
Big news guys: OMG and Cosmos have decided to start f̵o̵r̵k̵i̵n̵g spooning…hard. That’s right, you get a token, you get a token, everybody gets two tokens!
Medium
28 Mar '18
Stateless payments for stateless people
We have some good news to share: OmiseGO, with an additional generous contribution from Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin, is donating the equivalent of $1 million USD in OMG tokens directly to refugees living in extreme poverty, and GiveDirectly will deliver those funds.
Medium
28 Mar '18
OmiseGO launches Neutrino blockchain co-working space together with Global Brain
We are excited to announce the launch of Neutrino with Global Brain - a blockchain co-working space located in Tokyo, Japan.
Twitter (omise_go)
28 Mar '18
Karl Floersch on sharding and David Knott on Plasma
Scaling scaling !! #Sharding by @karl_dot_tech ! Aaaaaaand #Plasma by @davidlknott #OmiseGO #Ethereum #EthereumJapan
Twitter (jun_omise)
28 Mar '18
Blockchain has ways to maintain the balance & Ethereum has the community that cares
Aya Miyaguchi
Twitter (evabeylin)
27 Mar '18
Bitbns lists OMG
@omise_go - Unbank the Banked with Ethereum
Twitter (bitbns)
25 Mar '18
Plasma Implementers Call #5: Plasma Cash!
Today we discuss Plasma Cash and potential designs and research topics which are worth exploring. We dive deep into technicals! :)
Source: Plasma Channel
21 Mar '18
Some of the Most Influential People Behind Leading Digital Currencies: Jun Hasegawa in the list
Prior to the work of developers and industry pioneers, the idea of digital currencies as a multi-billion dollar industry seemed like a fairytale. Thanks to the work of some of the industry’s most influential people – and their supporters – the digital currency industry now boasts a market cap worth hundreds of billions of dollars.
Source: News.coinsquare.com
21 Mar '18
TC Sessions: Blockchain 2018 - Jul 6 (Jun joins as a speaker)
Source: TechCrunch
20 Mar '18
Collaboration and education among stakeholders are the keys to facilitate the development of cross-border payments and remittances.
Vansa Chatikavanij
Bank of Thailand
19 Mar '18
Vansa at Bank of Thailand's Fintech fair: "Ripple or SWIFT can use the OMG Network"
Vansa talking at the Bank of Thailand's FinTech fair: "Ripple or SWIFT can use the $OMG Network"
Twitter (omise_go)
16 Mar '18
CoinEx lists OMG
Reddit
12 Mar '18
Plasma is not a protocol given to the people, it's essentially a design pattern ... and anyone can contribute or make their own Plasma implementation
Karl Floersch
Twitter
7 Mar '18
OmiseGO (OMG) | Next generation financial network and decentralized economy
OmiseGO (OMG) | Next generation financial network and decentralized economy. Unofficial fan video. With comments from Jun Hasegawa, David Knott, Donnie Harinsut, Wendell Davis, Thomas Greco, Joseph Poon, Vansa Chatikavanij, Vitalik Buterin.
Reddit
6 Mar '18
Paradex lists OMG
Hey there, @omise_go fans! Happy to share that $OMG is trading on http://app.paradex.io ! Stop trusting centralized exchanges with your money, start trading using your own wallet.
Twitter (paradexio)
5 Mar '18
Plasma Implementers Call #4: Cryptokitties Designs & Updates
Today we discuss some constructions which can be used to scale Cryptokitties! And of course update Plasma progress and have some fun technical discussions--including a new Plasma implementation from voltairelabs.
Source: Plasma Channel
2 Mar '18
OmiseGO presents fresh new website!
With a fresh new look, we present to you our redesigned website!
Twitter (omise_go)
28 Feb '18
Jun tweets at CEO Rakuten
#OmiseGO can provide interoperability for any digital asset - and the #OMG network will achieve scalability through #plasma, which will be secured by #Ethereum. We’d be happy to help you with this!
Twitter (jun_omise)
28 Feb '18
The OmiseGO eWallet SDK is now open source!
...we are pleased to announce that the repositories for the OmiseGO eWallet, as well as our first server and mobile SDKs, are now publicly available for the purpose of onboarding eWallet providers.
Medium
24 Feb '18
Plasma Implementers Call #3: Love & Updates
Today we welcome the Taiwan team--a group of talented engineers who came together to implement the Plasma MVP. We also discuss Cosmos' challenges when exploring Plasma, a number of David's designs, and more fun stuff.
Source: Plasma Channel
22 Feb '18
Jun in discussion with SEC of Thailand together with Vitalik Buterin and Thomas Greco
Fruitful discussion with SEC of #Thailand about ICO's and exchanges.
Twitter (jun_omise)
20 Feb '18
Omise and OmiseGO on Prachachat News
Source: Prachachat
16 Feb '18
OmiseGO co-creates Ethereum Community Fund
I’m excited to share that OmiseGO will be joining other leading Ethereum-supporting projects Cosmos, Golem, Maker, Global Brain Blockchain Labs, and Raiden in announcing the creation of the “Ethereum Community Fund” (ECF)
Medium
12 Feb '18
Plasma Implementers Call #2: Q&A
This is a recording of the second Plasma implementers call. During this call we went over a number of common Plasma questions.
Source: Plasma Channel
7 Feb '18
Omisego Founder Jun Hasegawa Challenges Traditional Bank Systems
Banks have played an important role in societies for centuries, and has cemented itself as a powerful and authoritative institution. As with any institution, there are bound to be gaps and opportunities...
Source: Unitimes
7 Feb '18
Breaking into Startups (featuring David Knott)
What is it like working on one of the most popular crypto projects in the world? Featuring David Knott (Plasma Dev)
Twitter (omise_go)
5 Feb '18
David Knott on Plasma MVP at Decentralized Exchange Meetup Berlin
Source: Web3 Foundation
31 Jan '18
India Asia's blockchain economy (OmiseGO featured)
SHANGHAI -- On Jan. 6, a leaked photograph of an official notice from China's internet finance regulator began to circulate on Twitter...
30 Jan '18
OmiseGO Town Hall 0x1
Source: OmiseGO Channel
28 Jan '18
Plasma Implementers Call #1
This is a recording of the Plasma implementers call. During this call we discussed the purpose of the group, logistics, introductions, technical details, and more!
Source: Plasma Channel
27 Jan '18
The most intelligent engineers I know are all incredibly excited about OmiseGo (OMG). It is the number one token they talk about.
Anthony "Pomp" Pompliano
Source: Twitter (apompliano)
24 Jan '18
OMG Network Validation
In the previous staking post, we addressed the knowns and unknowns regarding staking returns on the OMG network. Today we will discuss some of the more technical aspects of how staking will work.
Medium
23 Jan '18
TriStone: "OmiseGO, the Global Standard for Exchange and Payments"
Source: TriStone
23 Jan '18
Stripe: "OmiseGO is an ambitious and clever proposal"
At Stripe, we’ve long been excited about the possibilities of cryptocurrencies and the experimentation and innovation that’s come with them. In 2014, we became the first major payments company to support Bitcoin payments...
Source: Stripe.com
18 Jan '18
OmiseGO Plasma MVP is now open
#OMG #plasma repo is open. We will push our MVP / Updated here.
Twitter (jun_omise)
16 Jan '18
Construction of a Plasma Chain 0x1 by David Knott
Plasma is a blockchain scaling solution designed by Joseph Poon and Vitalik Buterin that uses child chains reporting to root chains (i.e. Ethereum) to increase transaction throughput...
Medium
15 Jan '18
200.000 Followers on Twitter! Great community!
Reddit
12 Jan '18
Catching up with the founders of Pesabase
Twitter (vchatbkk)
8 Jan '18
OmiseGO hiring talents worldwide!
We're hiring talents worldwide! Looking for Head of Comms, Exec assistant, UI/UX and Developers
Twitter (omise_go)
30 Dec '17
Top 10 Companies of the Blockchain Industry in 2017
2017 was definitely the year of Blockchain and cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin has surged from more than $950 at the beginning of the year to as high as $20,000.
Source: Cointelegraph
25 Dec '17
Thank you for all your support in 2017
Thank you for all your support in 2017! We are going to deliver a big win for whole crypto community in 2018. Watch #OMG and HODL!
Twitter (jun_omise)
22 Dec '17
OmiseGO Update: Fuseki Milestone and Cash In / Cash Out Details
Today the OmiseGO SDK has officially moved from alpha into closed beta. This is Fuseki on our roadmap.
Medium
11 Dec '17
Right now my favorite token model is OMG-style staking tokens
Vitalik Buterin
Twitter
11 Dec '17
Thomas Greco & Ash Han talking about OMG & Ccosmos Network in Seoul.
Advisors Thomas Greco & Ash Han talking about $OMG & @cosmos Network this evening in Seoul.
Twitter (omise_go)
11 Dec '17
Coinnest lists OMG
@omise_go will be listed TODAY at 7p.m. on Coinnest - a Korean trading exchange.
Twitter (coinnest_info)
9 Dec '17
Nikkei on Global Brain's partnership with OmiseGO
Nikkei article on Global Brain's partnership with #OmiseGO and investments into the #Ethereum space
Twitter (omise_go)
6 Dec '17
OMG Network Staking Returns
There have been a lot of questions about staking returns and transaction fees on the OMG network... Although we are building the platform, it is you, the stakers and users of the network, who will ultimately determine the actual fees...
Medium
5 Dec '17
OmiseGO welcomes new advisors Karl Floersch, Ash Han, and Ayako Miyaguchi
Welcome new $OMG advisors Karl Floersch, Ash Han, and Ayako Miyaguchi. We are honored to have you on board and excited you share our vision.
Twitter (omise_go)
5 Dec '17
Joseph Poon talking about advising OMG's Plasma
#OmiseGO whitepaper author and #Plasma author Joseph Poon talking about advising $OMG's Plasma implementation and calling for more community collaboration for developing Plasma in general. Reach out and get involved!
Twitter (omise_go)
27 Nov '17
OmiseGO reached 100,000 followers on Twitter
Today marks 100k followers here and 20k in http://reddit.com/r/omise_go - thank you to our community for overwhelming interest & support.
Twitter (omise_go)
24 Nov '17
OmiseGO Product Demo
We had product demo day yesterday . There are many useful products release soon for #Omise customer. Also it was first Demo of #OmiseGO SDK and it’s definitely next gen interoperability for everyone.
Twitter (jun_omise)
24 Nov '17
OmiseGO speaks about the value of Open Financial Networks
'The Value of Open Financial Networks (OMG!)' talk at BeyondBlock Taipei 2017 Ethereum conference today
Twitter (omise_go)
17 Nov '17
OmiseGO expects dozens if not hundreds of Plasma chains within a few years
Our expectation is there will be dozens, if not hundreds, of Plasma chains within a few years (including those used by future ICO projects). Plasma has many uses, and we expect scaling to happen along these lines until base-layer sharding is ready and at scale.
Twitter (omise_go)
12 Nov '17
Huobi Pro will list OMG
Huobi Pro Launches OmiseGO (OMG) on November 13th
Twitter (omise_go)
3 Nov '17
The Definitive OmiseGO Beginner's Guide
As the interest for blockchain projects and cryptocurrencies is exponentially growing, OmiseGO appears to be one of the strongest and most exciting projects out there. Still, as it involves fairly complex notions, it is hard for the beginner looking for an introduction to find a clear and complete guide
Source: Medium
27 Oct '17
OmiseGO Roadmap v1
Our mission at OmiseGO is to deliver a public good, available to everyone, that can be used to build the next generation of financial services...
Medium
23 Oct '17
OMG Airdrop Code Release
Thank you for your continued support of OmiseGO. The OMG airdrop completed successfully on September 24th.
Medium
21 Oct '17
Why I Joined OmiseGO and Why You Should Join Too!
I joined OmiseGO nearly three months ago because I believe that the blockchain will have a profound impact in the way that people manage their finances. I believe that OmiseGO will be part of that revolution.
Medium (jeremy_omisego)
20 Oct '17
Approach to Delivering Scalability
OmiseGO is a decentralized public chain with several layers...
Medium
20 Oct '17
OmiseGO launches new Blog Site
Source: omisego.network
9 Oct '17
Omise/OmiseGO Ecosystem Primer
A couple days ago I posted an article "5 Common Misconceptions About Omise/OmiseGO"...
Source: Steemit
7 Oct '17
Vitalik Buterin (Ethereum) and Thomas Greco (OmiseGO) on Wired JP
@VitalikButerin and @omise_go Thomas on WIRED JP. #Ethereum #Future and #OmiseGO
Twitter (jun_omise)
27 Sep '17
Jun announces strategic investment from MUFG subsidiary Bank of Ayudhya
Happy to announce ! We got strategic investment from MUFG subsidiary Bank of Ayudhya
Twitter (jun_omise)
24 Sep '17
OmiseGO at Seoul Ethereum Meetup
Seoul Ethereum Meetup today...
Twitter (omise_go)
21 Sep '17
Omise awarded ‘Digital Startup of the year’ at the Digital Thailand Big Bang 2017 event
Jun Hasegawa, CEO and Founder of Omise, along with Ezra Don Harinsut, COO and Co-Founder of Omise, were present at the “Digital Thailand Big Bang 2017” event on September 21st, 2017 to receive the Prime Minister's Digital Award, Digital startup of the year from General Prayuth Chan-ocha.
Source: Omise.co
18 Sep '17
OmiseGO at SF Ethereum Developers
Introducing OmiseGO to the crowd at SF Ethereum Developers
Twitter (ruxperience)
18 Sep '17
Our values must reflect values of Ethereum community
Jun Hasegawa
Twitter (omise_go)
9 Sep '17
Binance Will List OMG Market
We will add OMG/BTC, OMG/ETH trading pairs on Binance exchange on 2017/09/12 12:00 (Beijing Time)
Source: Binance
8 Sep '17
Advisor Thomas Greco at Berlin Meetup
Parts 1&2 of our Berlin Meetup. Loud and clear ;)
Twitter (golemproject)
8 Sep '17
Vitalik Buterin (Ethereum Co-Founder) on OmiseGo
Source: lennonSystems Channel
4 Sep '17
OmiseGO Airdrop Update 3
Following up on the 23 August 2017 announcement on the OMG token airdrop update, we would like to share the following information...
Source: Omise.co
31 Aug '17
TechCrunch: "The first ICO unicorns are here"
It was always likely to happen, but the speed in which the first ICOs worth more than $1 billion have arrived is surprising. Today both OmiseGO (OMG) and Qtum passed...
Source: TechCrunch
30 Aug '17
Omise / OmiseGO has strategic conversation with CEO of McDonalds Thailand
Today we formally confirmed our relationship. It was very good strategic conversation with CEO of McD Thai for more collabo.
Twitter (jun_omise)
30 Aug '17
OmiseGo Becomes the First Ethereum Unicorn With a Market Cap of $1 Billion
OmiseGo, which made the news for finishing their ICO literally before it even started, now gets another honorary title for being the first ethereum based token to reach a market cap of $1 billion, making it a unicorn.
Source: TrustNodes
25 Aug '17
A look at Omise / OmiseGO developer campus
#Omise #OmiseGO developer campus, We called "O2" . Our awesome engineers.
Twitter (jun_omise)
24 Aug '17
OmiseGO with Pantera Capital on Disrupt SF 2017
Twitter (TechCrunch)
23 Aug '17
OmiseGO Airdrop Update 2
Following up on the 7 August 2017 announcement on the OMG token airdrop update, we would like to share the following information...
Source: Omise.co
20 Aug '17
OmiseGO makes clarifications on Investment Prerequisites
Official comment on reddit, which we would like to offer a few clarifications on some topics discussed.
Twitter (jun_omise)
18 Aug '17
OmiseGO mentioned in Palm Beach Confidential report
Eighteen months ago, I asked you to take a chance on a wonder kid barely out of his teens...
Source: Palm Beach Confidential
17 Aug '17
Ministry of Finance starts using Facepay of Omise (OmiseGO's parent company)
Ministry of Finance in Thailand, Start using #Omise #Facepay from today !
Proud of team, all ways deliver product not just talk.
Twitter (jun_omise)
14 Aug '17
OmiseGO supports Ethereum founders Vitalik Buterin and Gavin Wood
OmiseGO proud to support original Ethereum builders @VitalikButerin @gavofyork going fwd into future.
Twitter (omise_go)
12 Aug '17
Ethereum + Lightning? Buterin and Poon Unveil 'Plasma' Scaling Plan
Ethereum has a problem that's hard to ignore: it can't support many users right now...
Source: Coindesk
10 Aug '17
Meet Vitalik Buterin and Thomas Greco
Meet Vitalik Buterin and Thomas Greco.
Twitter (omisejapan)
9 Aug '17
Tuur Demeester on Buterin & Poon's scaling protocol for Ethereum
Buterin & Poon just published a new scaling proposal for Ethereum, "strongly complementary to base-layer PoS and sharding": plasma.io
Twitter (tuurdemeester)
9 Aug '17
OmiseGO Plasma whitepaper revealed in Plasma.io
Scaling Ethereum paper, a possible way forward for cost-efficient decentralized applications and the world computer.
Twitter (jcp)
7 Aug '17
OmiseGO Airdrop Update
Source: Omise.co
1 Aug '17
The future of decentralized exchanges with OmiseGO
Most people heard about what happened to btc-e. The exchange got closed and potentially a very large amount of people lost a lot of money in the process...
Medium (giottodf)
25 Jul '17
Meet Vansa Chatikavanij, Managing Director at OmiseGO
Twitter (techsauceglobal)
14 Jul '17
Bitfinex lists OMG
OmiseGO (OMG) deposits are now open. Exchange trading in OMG/ETH, OMG/BTC, OMG/USD will start shortly.
Twitter (bitfinex)
10 Jul '17
Striking Twice? Lightning's Joseph Poon Takes On Ethereum Exchange Project
While the usual drumbeat of cryptocurrency innovation calls for 'banking the unbanked', a startup called Omise actually has the opposite goal: 'unbanking the banked'...
Source: Coindesk
30 Jun '17
Update: on boarding and OMG distribution
Hi guys,

The attention that the Bitcoin Suisse allocation received was overwhelming. There was an unprecedented rate of funding follow-through (that is, people who submitted their registration and then committed funds).
Source: Omise.co
24 Jun '17
OmiseGO presales period is now closed
The OmiseGO presale period is now closed.
Twitter (omise_go)
21 Jun '17
Omise + OmiseGO: the future of payment
On June 7th, 2017 my co-founder, Donnie, and I hosted a small gathering at our Bangkok office to celebrate Omise’s 4th year anniversary. Boy time flies! We grew from a 3 person company (myself, my wife and Donnie) into a 90+ person community.
Medium (jun_omise)
19 Jun '17
OmiseGO crowdfunding structure update
Hi everyone,

This is Jun, Donnie and Vansa from OmiseGO. Thank you for your interest while we work to finalize the crowdfunding structure. Over the past few days, we have tried our best to consult the OmiseGO community across time zones and communication channels...
Source: Omise.co
13 Jun '17
OmiseGO presale registration now closed
Registration for OmiseGO presale via Bitcoinsuisse is now closed.
Twitter (omise_go)
9 Jun '17
OmiseGO SDK Page Launched
OmiseGO SDK page launched. Build a wallet for payment, loyalty & rewards, remittances and cross-wallet transactions.
Twitter (omise_go)
7 Jun '17
OmiseGO (OMG) crowdfunding begins June 27, 2017
OmiseGO/OMG crowdfunding begins June 27, 2017 at 11am GMT. Qualified parties may sign up for presale at https://www.bitcoinsuisse.ch/omise-go/
Twitter (omise_go)
30 May '17
OmiseGO releases Crowd Sale info
Twitter (jun_omise)
30 May '17
Omise to raise $19M in first cryptocurrency sale from a major VC-backed startup
The tech industry is opening its eyes to the possibilities of raising money using cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and Ethereum through ‘initial coin offerings,’...
Source: TechCrunch
19 May '17
OmiseGO Whitepaper DRAFT Release
DRAFT RELEASE: "OmiseGO Decentralized Exchange and Payments Platform", #whitepaper by @jcp Joseph Poon
Twitter (omise_go)
12 May '17
Thomas Greco and Joseph Poon Tokyo Meetup
Tokyo Meetup 2017年5月15日 Joseph Poon (Lightning Network) and Thomas Greco (Ethereum/Omise GO)
Twitter (omise_go)
3 May '17
Meeting for OmiseGO with Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin and Joseph Poon (Lightening Network)
Having meeting for @omise_go with #ethereum founder and our advisor #vitalik . And #lightningnetwork Joseph.
Twitter (jun_omise)
1 Apr '17
OmiseGO is Omise's new subsidiary specialized in blockchain
@omise_go is @Omise 's new subsidiary. Specialized Blockchain technology / new eWallet / financial network
Twitter (jun_omise)
1 Apr '17
Omise uses crowdsale to raise fund for new product development on blockhain
Source: Techsauce
30 Mar '17
OmiseGO: Why it is Necessary, and Why it is Awesome
Hello blockchain community, my name is Donnie Harinsut, I’m the co-founder and Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Omise, a venture-backed payments startup with offices in Bangkok, Tokyo, Jakarta, and Singapore...
Source: Omise.co
30 Mar '17
Bloomberg: Payments Startup Omise Joins Wave of Digital-Coin Fundraising
Omise, a Bangkok-based startup backed by SBI's Startup Investment, plans to raise as much as $16 million selling digital tokens as it builds a new payment service based on blockchain technology.
Source: Bloomberg
23 Mar '17
The Four Pillars of Omise GO
At Omise, when we think about different approaches to the digitization of money, we try to fairly consider both the pros and cons for the entire chain, from issuers, to merchants, to end-users who simply want to pay or remit...
Source: Omise.co
19 Feb '17
OmiseGO: Unbank the Banked with Ethereum
Twitter (jun_omise)