Status is an open source mobile messaging platform built to stack and interact with decentralized applications running on the Ethereum network. The Status network utilizes Status utility tokens to fuel growth and incentivize use. Status comprises of multiple parts and uses, such as a decentralized push notification market, governance of Status and its network, the curation of content by the community, and other social media/communication tools like Tribute to Talk.
Status seeks to bridge the operation and usage of various Ethereum applications into one common social network for the emerging decentralized web. With an ecosystem of supported decentralized applications, Status is the natural gateway for peer to peer payments and encrypted communication.