Sigle guarantees your privacy by encrypting everything
You'll get a Secret Key that automatically encrypts everything you do
Sigle won't be able to see, access, or track your activity
How it works
Hans in Luck Living in Stacksland
17 October 2020
Hans in Luck is a famous German story that was recorded by the Brothers Grimm back in the 18th century (video, text). The story is about an apprentice who receives a piece of gold after working hard for his master for seven years. On the way home he exchanges the gold for a horse (because the gold i...
The Fairy With a Sweet Tooth
16 October 2020
Once upon a time, there was a fairy who came to a kingdom. The king liked to cook and bake but he was mean and didn't want to give any of his deserts to his people. He gave them mush to eat. The men and women ate it and didn't know about all the delicious desserts the king had. The fairy saw this an...
10 September 2020
Six months after the app mining program has stopped, it is time to review which applications survived the period of no mining money. There are a few apps where the domain or the certificate expired, others stopped operation or switched from Blockstack auth to a different identity provider. Data abou...
Index Based Data Exchange Protocol
16 July 2019
This document describes how users can exchange data object in a decentralized, secure way using an indexer
Alice encrypts data object with a key for Alice and Bob
Alice publishes location of data object on the indexer
Bob fetches locations from indexer
Bob retrieves data object and d...
Decentralized App Reviews - For Developers
05 July 2019
OI App Center
OI App Center is a user interface for app reviews. It is build in a way that any website, app or location can be reviewed, however, for now the focus is on Blockstack app.
How to add a Rate App link?
Developers can now add a link for app review to the decentralized review platform buil...
Blockstack apps with Gatsby
13 May 2019
"Gatsby is a free and open source framework based on React that helps developers build blazing fast websites and apps" (from gatsbyjs.org).
As a Blockstack app developer, Gatsby got my attention because the framework focuses on static site generation and integrating data source easily. There are ple...
Comparing Blockstack blogging apps
09 May 2019
I am looking for a convenient way to publish observations about Blockstack and the ecosystem. Therefore, I am starting here with my personal review for blogging apps that make use of Blockstack.
Sigle is a blogging app that comes with a nice, artistic design. Using the app is a pleasure for th...
How to replace Google Calendar
04 February 2019
After using Google Calendar for years, it is time to change. I don't want to host and maintain my own calDav server, but still have control over my data. Blockstack is a good solution and OI Calendar the new interface to my calendar in the cloud.
There was a bigger campaign back in 2015 to De-Google...
Getting Rid of Passwords
12 January 2019
Having contributed to the Android app of Matrix.org back in 2015 (adding basic support for Android Auto) it feels great to get involved again.
Today, we launched OI Chat, a Matrix service dedicated to Blockstack users. As explained in the post Giving Internet Permission, Blockstack is a platform for...