bitcoin lightning network

The cryptocurrency world is growing really fast offering high-profile and sophisticated projects to the Bitcoin community. Sidechain Elements and Lightning Network are those incredible ideas that are coming true.

Lightning Network Capacity Bursts Exponentially by 300% In Ten Days
November 23rd, 2018

At the new capacity, Lightning Network can handle nearly $2 million worth of BTC in payment channels.

Public Sale for Blockchain Gaming Platform XAYA Starting on the New Liquid Exchange
September 14th, 2018

Gaming platform XAYA is proud to announce their token sale which is currently live on the new Liquid Exchange platform.

Submarine Swaps Allow Users to Send Their Bitcoins to Lightning Network
September 10th, 2018

Lightning Network developer Alex Bosworth proposes interesting solutions for easy interoperability between the Bitcoin and the Lightning network.

Bitcoin’s Scalability Solution Lightning Network Achieves New Milestone with 100 BTC Capacity
September 7th, 2018

The remarkable progress of the Lightning Network over the last year could help spearhead Bitcoin payments in the mainstream financial market.

How the Lightning Network May Affect Bitcoin Price
July 6th, 2018

3 transactions per second – that is the current capacity of Bitcoin. The price of the cryptocurrency is closely tied to its ability to process at least as many transactions as the traditional financial services. The Lightning Network may be the solution, but the mass adoption of this technology is likely to face some problems.

Bitcoin Pizza Day: 2 Pizzas Bought for 10,000 Bitcoins in 2010 Now Worth $82 Million
May 22nd, 2018

Happy Bitcoin Pizza Day! Eight years ago Laszlo Hanyecz made a history buying two pizzas for 10,000 Bitcoins. It was the first ever purchase with BTC.

Roger Ver aka ‘Bitcoin Jesus’ is Bullish on Bitcoin Cash After Yesterday’s Hard Fork
May 16th, 2018

The well-known cryptocurrency investor strikes an upbeat tune about Bitcoin Cash (BCH) despite its steady decline in price in the wake of recent hard fork that he called an upgrade.

Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork Is Happening Right Now
May 15th, 2018

Bitcoin Cash, launched on August 1, 2017 as a result of dividinng Bitcoin, is making several upgrades today. The most sufficient changes are increasing of the maximum blocksize from 8 to 32 MB, adding or reactivating several Bitcoin script operation codes.

Bitcoin’s Lightning Network Passed 2,000 Nodes While Total Network Capacity Crossed $150K
April 24th, 2018

The total number of active nodes on Lightning Network,the most exciting development in the whole blockchain ecosystem, has crossed 2,000, while its total network capacity has passed $150,000.

‘We’re Back to a Bitcoin, Not Blockchain World,’ Says Lightning Labs CEO
April 9th, 2018

Lightning Labs continues its way of changing the crypto ecosystem, offering more advanced, faster and cheaper transactions than blockchain does.