Infinite blockchain that serves web

Block Count

$0.46 GB/month

Data storage cost 100,000× lower than Solana

Internet Identity

for easy and secure
crypto authentication

Decentralized apps

run 100% on-chain,
owned by DAO

Web3 Own

Web2 Write
Web1 Read

Internet Computer Ecosystem

The Internet Computer blockchain only recently launched but developer and entrepreneurial activity is exploding, and so are the active users of their emerging dapps and services.
DFINITY Foundation is a major contributor to the Internet Computer
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Plug

100 000 users

plugwallet.ooo

Plug Wallet, built and open sourced by Fleek, is a browser extension that allows you to access your ICP, Cycles and other tokens – as well as log into Internet Computer dapps with one click. Download it here.

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Fleek

1 000+ websites

fleek.co

Fleek brings decentralized web-hosting to the Internet Computer. With thousands of webpages deployed, Fleek enables anyone to deploy their content on Web3.0

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DSCVR

40 000 users

dscvr.one

DSCVR is a decentralized version of Reddit, where users are the owners. Decentralized end-to-end, built on the Internet Computer, and accessible from any browser. Try it out yourself.

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Distrikt

70 000 users

az5sd-cqaaa-aaaae-aaarq-cai

Distrikt is a completely decentralized, community-owned professional network. Users of the platform will vote on upgrades, and no user data will ever be mined or sold. Create your account, secured by Internet Identity today.

The Origyn Foundation is blending luxury goods, with NFTs by providing digital verifications for physical objects. Only possible on the Internet Computer.

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OpenChat

50 000 users

oc.app

Decentralized messaging has been a pipe-dream for decades. With the advent of the Internet Computer, real-time messaging is now possible on a blockchain.

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Internet Identity

1 000 000+

identity.ic0.app

Internet Identity guarantees that your data isn’t visible, tracked, or mined. The blockchain authentication system enables users to sign in to dapps on the Internet Computer and sites across the web anonymously and securely.

The Motoko Playground is an IDE for developers to learn Motoko – the native language for the Internet Computer blockchain. Deploy canister smart contracts for free, directly within a browser, without needing to download an SDK or set up a wallet.

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IC Rocks

ic.rocks

IC.Rocks is a complete "block explorer" for the Internet Computer – built by the community. Tracking everything from transactions, to network upgrades, to cycles, IC.Rocks enables anyone to explore the inner-workings of the Internet Computer.

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NNS Front-End Dapp

nns.ic0.app

The NNS front-end dapp allows anyone to interact with the Internet Computer's Network Nervous System with a user-friendly UI. Served completely end-to-end through blockchain, this dapp allows you to manage ICP, stake neurons, participate in voting, and earn rewards.

Dank is the first Decentralized Bank built on the Internet Computer, developed by Fleek. Through a collection of Open Internet Services for users and developers, Dank makes cycles management seamless.

Toniq Labs is the creator of Entrepot NFT marketplace, Stoic Wallet, Exponent, and Rise of the Magni, Cronic NFTs and more. Try out their projects that range from NFTs to wrapped cycles to games built on, and for, the Internet Computer blockchain.

The Internet Computer community canister registry. Find, publish and extend applications and services built on the Internet Computer. Log in with Internet Identity.

Agryo is the global risk intelligence provider that enables financial institutions to assess and manage financial risks in the crop field level for underwriting agriculture insurance, loans, and trade finance globally; as well as meet sustainability goals.

Sudograph is a GraphQL database for the Internet Computer. Its goal is to become the simplest way to develop applications for the IC by providing flexibility and out-of-the-box data management.

Explore Internet Computer

The Internet Computer is the world’s fastest general-purpose blockchain to build the future of Web3. Explore the ecosystem, deploy your first smart contract, or join the conversation around innovations made possible by the Internet Computer.

Roadmap

The DFINITY Foundation’s contributions to the Internet Computer roadmap are subject to community discussion and voting

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Motoko Playground

Explore Motoko, the native language of the Internet Computer, right in the browser without having to download the SDK

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Internet Computer Infographic

A beautiful dream emerged in 2014. One team set itself to realizing that dream.

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Internet Computer for Geeks — White Paper

v1.2 February 14, 2022

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DFINITY Foundation

We aim to create a "blockchain singularity" in which every system and service is rebuilt and reimagined using smart contracts and runs entirely from infinite public blockchain without need for traditional IT.

The DFINITY Foundation is a not-for-profit organization developing technology for the Internet Computer blockchain.Founded in Oct 2016

We are headquartered in Zürich, Switzerland, and have major research centers in Switzerland and California, and remote teams in places such as Germany, the UK and US.4 Research Centers

Our team of cryptographers, computer scientists and engineers have collectively earned nearly 100,000 academic citations.

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Dominic Williams

Founder & Chief Scientist

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Gian Bochsler

Foundation Council Member & Swiss Operations

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Josh Drake

Chief Operating Officer

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Jan Camenisch

Chief Technology Officer

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Eva Oberholzer

Chief Growth Officer

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Samuel Burri

Vice President of Engineering

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Lomesh Dutta

Vice President of Growth

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Michael Lee

Vice President of Communications

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Saskia Lenkeit

Head of HR

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Paul Meeusen

Vice President of Finance

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Ben Lynn

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Andreas Rossberg

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Timo Hanke

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Victor Shoup

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Maria Dubovitskaya

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John Plevyak

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Martin Stein

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Michel Abdalla

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Helge Bahmann

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Rüdiger Birkner

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Yotam Harchol

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Anna Galanou

Research Intern

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Matthew Hammer

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Angela Harp

R&D Communications

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Tomas Hlavacek

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Samuel Howard

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Internet Computer Game Engine

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The DFINITY Foundation as a Swiss-based not-for-profit which employs the largest R&D team in blockchain.

Publications

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Citations

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Patents

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Media

Press

Video

Aug 2021

Talk | Primer to the Internet Computer (Dominic Williams)

Jan 2020

DFINITY | Fortune Brainstorm Tech: Building the Internet Computer

Jan 2020

How DFINITY Is Reinventing the Internet

Jan 2020

Web Summit Centre Stage | The Internet Computer

Schemes

The Community-Led Governance of the Internet Computer

Community

76.1%

Internet Computer
Association

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A circle diagram displaying percentages of community-led governance of the Internet Computer: Community 76.1%; DFINITY Foundation 22.2%; Internet Computer Association 1.3%; Node Providers 0.4%

Node Providers

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DFINITY Foundation

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