Unlock Blog

We’re building the new business model for the web that will empower creators and consumers.
The Unlock protocol provides a way for people to show their support and access exclusive content, features, or even status. It is a web-native way for creators to monetize their work.

Julien Genestoux

On June 19, 2019
A lot of the creators that we spoke with were concerned by the volatile nature of Ether when using it to price their keys: we needed to support stable coins. The ERC20 standard is a way to create tokens which are all compatible, even though they may have different implementations.

Julien Genestoux

On June 13, 2019
Find out how a single key together with your wallet can unlock anything from tickets to content.

Sascha Mombartz

On May 24, 2019
More info and a livestream for registred participants.

Sascha Mombartz

On May 16, 2019
At Unlock, like many in the crypto and blockchain world, we believe that a better web is possible... and we're building it. But we also understand that dreaming and building is not enough.

Julien Genestoux

On May 6, 2019
Introducing Optimistic Unlocking, which overcomes the slow confirmation times and provides a better user experience for blockchain transactions.

Sascha Mombartz

On April 12, 2019
We’re building an open protocol to allow anyone on the web to earn money from their work. The possibilities are endless. Here are some of them.

Ben Werdmuller

On March 20, 2019
Why we’re building a business model as an open protocol.

Julien Genestoux

On February 26, 2019
We’re changing the business model for the web. It starts here, today.

Ben Werdmuller

On January 25, 2019
What if we got the business model of the web wrong?

Julien Genestoux

On December 13, 2018