Skycoin Development Roadmap

2020
Q1

Obelisk consensus implementation

Remote Skywire node management

2019
Q4

CX-Blockchain integration

Skywire Bandwidth monetisation

CX Compiler in CX

CX API over Skymessenger

Coin Hours (SCH) Listed on LBank

Q3

CX tracker

Skywallet for sale

Coin Hour Bank

Skycoin Ledger integration

Skywire Mainnet Migration

Skywire manager routing support

Desktop-lite Wallet

Web Wallet

Hardware wallet

Q2

Buy Skycoin directly from the wallet

Q1

Skywire Mainnet Release

2018
Q3

Advanced Spend Builder

Q2

OTC passthrough

Testnet

Mobile Wallet IOS

Mobile Wallet Android

Q1

Wallet Encryption

Fiber support desk

New Website

OTC

2017
Q4

Launch Skywire test network

Android Wallet

New Wallet

Redesigned Skycoin wallet

Skycoin design improvements

Extended Skycoin divisibility to three decimal places

Skycoin listed on openledger.io

Q3

Fiber

Skycoin's blockchain platform "Fiber" launched

cx.skycoin.net

CX programming language sandbox published

BBS and CXO Software Released

Skywire Miner

Skywire hardware miner prototype built

First marketing and communication people hired

skycoin.net updated

Q2

First Skycoin public exchange listing

BBS

Development of distributed, peer-to-peer social media application (BBS) begins on top of CXO immutable object system

CXO

CXO (6th revision of Ether/Aether) ready for implementation

Q1

ICO

Skycoin ICO is held

Skywire

Skywire alpha implemented with a VPN and socks5 proxy demo

2016
Q4

Development of Skywire node deployment and orchestration software begins

Q3

skycoin.net website launched

Skycoin-Exchange and mobile thin client API development begins

Q2

Blockchain Explorer

Skycoin Blockchain Explorer launched

Q1

CXO

Ether+IPFS becomes Merkle-DAG immutable object system, CXO

2015
Q4

Post-Blockchain Research

Research into Post-blockchain (consensus over total ordering of transactions) to DAG-based UX/TX graph (consensus over equivalence classes of the partial ordering of the directed acyclic bipartite UX/TX graph) begins

Q3

Skywire Research

Skywire reearch focuses on protection against network level attacks

CX Research

Research into CX programming language begins

Q2

Testnet ends

Skycoin testnet ends, blockchain goes into production

ACM Published Research

First academic ACM journal publications about Skycoin's new network consensus algorithm

Q1

Obelisk

Development of new Cryptopgraphic primitive "public broadcast channel" as found of Skycoin Network Consensus algorithm Obelisk

Pre-ICO

Skycoin Pre-ICO begins

Desktop Wallet

Development of Skycoin desktop wallet frontend begins

2014
Q4

CoinJoin

Skycoin transactions redesigned to support CoinJoin natively, with no distinguishing features between CoinJoin and non-CoinJoin transactions

Q3

Skycoin secp256k1 hash and deterministic wallet generation algorithm formalized

Skycoin eliminates signature malleability, transaction malleability and duplicate coinbase problems of Bitcoin

Q2

Skycoin concept of directed bipartite UXTX graph developed to replace Bitcoin UTXO

First version of the Skycoin blockchain and testnet launched

Q1

Peer-to-peer replicated, key-value store research begins (ether, precursor to aether and CXO)

Cryptopgraphic library tested and standardized across project

2013
Q4

ANN posted on Bitcointalk

Q3

Coin Hours

Skycoin develops and implements Coin Hour concept to eliminate transaction fees to miners, while rationing network resources.

Q2

Skycoin codebase switched from C to Go

Q1

Skycoin software development begins

2012
Q4

Research begins on a replacement for PoW consensus