The People's Network is built on Open Source technology and governed by an open alliance.
SCALABLE & AFFORDABLE
Say goodbye to expensive cell contracts. On Helium a sensor can cost cents to run a year.
Utilize thousands of existing sensors, chipsets and MCUs for streamlined development.
Start testing Console 2.0 Beta & Earn Swag.
After months of development and testing, the team is excited to announce the beta release of Console 2.0! And now we need your help.
Read more about Console 2.0 Beta and how to get started testing here.
Helium is used by:
The People's Network is made possible through sophisticated, open-source technologies that aim to create a truly decentralized and trust-less model for building wireless infrastructure.
Tokens & Data Credits
The network uses two units of exchange: HNT, a new cryptocurrency, and Data Credits.
Our novel proof-of-work algorithm enables Hotspots to be rewarded trustlessly.
LongFi combines the low-power, long-range LoRaWAN wireless protocol with the Helium Blockchain.
Helium has raised equity funding from some of the most prominent Venture Capital (VC) firms in the world including Khosla Ventures, FirstMark Capital, GV (formerly Google Ventures), HSB/MunichRe Ventures, Union Square Ventures, Multicoin Capital, and others.