Today, we are proud to announce another key addition to Origin’s Dshop family — the Uphold Store. Powered by Dshop, the Uphold Store showcases iconic Uphold merchandise for its millions of users and fans from 184+ countries. With this partnership, Dshop has been added to the Uphold App Directory which brings new and enriched functionality to 1.7 million Uphold account holders around the world. Visit the Uphold Store today at

Origin Token (OGN) is now live on Exchange (‘the Blockchain Exchange’), one of the best-in-class platforms for trading digital assets. As part of this listing, you will now be able to trade OGN with USD and USDT. Read the official announcement here. connects the world to the future of finance. Through the use of blockchain technology, is revolutionizing the $14T financial services industry. They are one of the most trusted and fastest growing crypto companies, helping millions across the globe, from single individuals to the largest institutions, to access cryptocurrencies in an easy and safe way…

We’re excited to announce Origin Dollar (OUSD)’s first centralized exchange listing on VirgoX. Trading will commence October 13th, 3PM UTC with an OUSD/USDT pair.

Since launching OUSD last month, our community’s response has been overwhelmingly positive. The ability to hold a stablecoin that passively earns competitive yields is an innovation that we believe will help bring DeFi to the masses, exposing new audiences to a new way of spending, saving and generating income.

To help us achieve this mission, we’re proud to have VirgoX as an early partner. Centralized exchanges are an important part of our adoption strategy, providing a…

In April, Brave announced the launch of the Brave Swag Store, powered by Origin’s Dshop platform. Since then, hundreds of Brave merchandise purchases were made via a privacy-focused, decentralized application (DApp) hosted entirely on IPFS. Today, we take another step in our partnership with the launch of a new payment option for our Brave fans: Shoppers can now purchase Brave merchandise with Basic Attention Token (BAT) or Ethereum (ETH).

Back in April, we launched a ‘Stay at Home’ fundraiser campaign to support the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) — a foundation that is working to accelerate the development of vaccines against COVID-19. With your support, we were able to raise $17,082.34, and we are keeping our promise to donate 100% of the proceeds to CEPI. At Origin, we admire the critical work that CEPI is doing for people during this outbreak, and are honored to be part of CEPI’s mission in accelerating the development of vaccines against COVID-19.

In the latest video of our ongoing testimonial series, Domen Grabec shares his vision of giving power back to the users. As a key member of our engineering team, Domen has contributed a large percentage of the frontend code that’s powering our various products. Domen is particularly interested in game theory and how we can use the power of incentives to deliver desirable outcomes. Recently, Domen led a project to improve the performance of the Origin browser extension and the background API code which greatly improved loading times. He also built our Huobi Launch page with our favorite ‘Rocketman’ animations…

The greatest companies are the ones that listen and learn from their customers. Customer support isn’t just about ensuring customer satisfaction. It’s a fundamental pipeline to valuable product feedback and insights which help startups hone the vision and set the roadmap for the future. At Origin, this is why we take our customers’ feedback to heart. From the launch of our Marketplace DApp, Dshop and Origin Deals, we are on a mission to create transformative products that improve the lives of our customers. …

In the latest video of our ongoing testimonial series, Micah Alcorn, shares his experiences leading product development alongside our world-class engineers. Working with Origin’s co-founders and head product designer, Micah leads product development on all Origin applications including the flagship Marketplace DApp and new experiments like Origin Deals and the Origin Browser Extension.

Those of you who’ve attended our weekly engineering calls in the past will recognize Micah as the person who keeps us all in order and has his finger on the pulse of everything we do at Origin. As a self-taught engineer and the technical co-founder of WellAttended

We are delighted to announce that Origin Tokens (OGN) are now available on Bittrex Global, another leading blockchain technology and digital currency exchange. As part of this listing, you will now be able to trade OGN with BTC and ETH.

Built on Bittrex’s cutting-edge technology, Bittrex Global is a new European exchange that provides a high-level experience for both professional and novice traders. With its mission of fostering innovation and driving transformative change, Bittrex Global offers one of the most secure trading platforms and digital wallet infrastructures in the world. For those who may not be aware, Bittrex Global…

During this extremely difficult time with coronavirus (COVID-19), we extend our best wishes to everyone in our global community. Nothing is more important than the health and safety of our users, team members, and members of our community. Our thoughts are with those impacted all around the world. We hope that you and your loved ones will stay strong, healthy and optimistic in this extraordinary time.

To help fight COVID-19 with the rest of our community, we’ve decided to fully dedicate this month’s Origin Rewards campaign as a fundraiser to support the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) — a…

Kay Yoo

BizOps & Finance @originprotocol. Pianist & Blockchain enthusiast.

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