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Connecting Blockchains
and Communities

ICON blockchain is a public blockchain protocol building a hyperconnected future with BTP, our chain-agnostic interoperability solution.

ICON 2022 Recap & 2023 Outlook

ICON 2022 Recap & 2023 Outlook

As we kick off the new year, we would like to share some reflections on the past year and details regarding our strategic focus for 2023!

Powered by ICX

ICX is the currency that powers the ICON blockchain and ecosystem. ICX has a variety of use cases including staking, network governance, collateralization on DeFi platforms, and more.

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ICON is powered by ICX.
Decentralized, Fast, and Secure Interoperability

Decentralized, Fast, and Secure Interoperability

ICON's Blockchain Transmission Protocol (BTP) enables cross-chain communication between smart contract-enabled blockchains. Start bridging your assets between ICON blockchain, Binance Smart Chain, NEAR Protocol, Moonriver, and more with Nexus.

Develop Smart Contracts in Java

ICON blockchain smart contracts are written in Java, a general-purpose programming language known for performance, safety, and reliability. If you're a Java developer looking to get into smart contract development, you'll feel right at home on ICON.

Develop Java smart contracts.

Get Paid to Build

ICON's Contribution Proposal System (CPS) is a decentralized grant program for teams building on the ICON blockchain. Whether your focus is development, marketing, or community building, the CPS is here to fund you.

Easy Application Process

Easy Application Process

Applying for CPS funding is quick and easy. Share your idea on the ICON forum for discussion, and submit a proposal when ready.

Decentralized Funding

ICON's CPS is a fully decentralized grant program governed by validators on the ICON network.

Paid in bnUSD

Unlike grant programs that pay out in a volatile asset, CPS utilizes the bnUSD stablecoin for predictable income month after month.

Consistent Payouts

Once your CPS proposal is approved, you'll automatically receive monthly payouts in bnUSD as you hit project milestones.


Submitting a CPS proposal doesn't require clunky KYC procedures, which means anyone, anywhere can apply for funding with ease.

Community Support

Looking for beta testers or early adopters for your project? Bootstrap your CPS-funded project with ICON's tight-knit community.

What's Next?

ICON is a place for everyone, whether you're new to crypto or building a project. Start exploring the ICON blockchain and ecosystem today!

What is BTP?

Learn about ICON's Blockchain Transmission Protocol (BTP), a trustless bridging protocol that connects ICON to chains like Binance Smart Chain, NEAR, Harmony, and more.

Download Wallet

Learn how to download and use Hana, the official wallet of the ICON ecosystem.

What is ICON Bridge?

Learn how to swap tokens across ICON, Binance Smart Chain, Moonbeam, and more with ICON Bridge – an easy to use bridging solution operated by ICON Foundation.

Purchase ICX

Learn how to purchase ICX to interact with ICON dApps like Balanced, Omm, Craft, and more.

ICON Governance

Learn about ICON's DPoS governance model, and how validators, stakers, and ICX issuance all fit into the equation.

Stake ICX

Learn how to stake ICX to earn APY in exchange for helping to secure the ICON network.