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Bitcoin fees have seen a steady increase which has reached 250%. While bitcoin’s price isn’t remotely close to its 2017 bull run levels, there are
The Chilean cryptocurrency exchange is a step forward in the market. The company has decided to integrate Bitcoin into the Lightning Network.
Serena Capital has just finished leading a major funding round totaling $1.7 million. The funding was focused around Acinq, which is one of the leading startups currently working on the Lightning network.
The lightning network is still relatively new. The prospects which it presents, like the submarine swap, can change transactions overnight
Lightning Network Technology has Sci-Fi tiers of potential.. Users are just beginning to understand the advantages of such a technology
Lightning Network, the scalability solution for Bitcoin, is reaching a new milestone. This time, Lightning Network’s mainnet has reached 1,000 active nodes for the first time in its history. At the same time, there were registered 1863 open channels. It is expected that during this year the LN will be available.
We all know the story about the guy who bought two pizzas for 10,000 Bitcoin. This was the first Bitcoin transaction registered. Today this transaction would be worth 105 million dollars. This guy is known as Laszlo Hanyecz and now he has bought another pizza using Lightning Network. And no, he did not pay 10.000 BTC for it!
Litecoin is one of the best known cryptocurrencies in the world. It was created as a fork of the bitcoin network to offer faster transactions and cheaper fees. Charlie Lee, its founder, has been working hard with an experienced developer team in order to offer a good quality currency.
“What is Bitcoin? Can I buy, like, pizza with it?” Read on to discover the answer to this question and more importantly, the Lightning Network. Dave Portnov, a sports blogger and Bitcoin investor asked this question during his inaugural video. Portnov’s question simply echoes what has been an obvious perception about Bitcoin: even as a […]
If Bitcoin is ever to become the main medium of exchange, its network need to be lightning-fast and black-Friday-sale-cheap. Before we delve into the details, let’s talk a bit about network topology. Usually, when we think about the network of Bitcoin, we picture a peer-to-peer network, similarly how torrent sites work. Each user is […]