The mainnet release of the Lightning Network software is deemed as one of the most thoroughly tested versions of the Lightning Network technology.
Bitcoin scalability gets a push as Lightning Network, a promising solution which debuted on the Bitcoin mainnet, gains momentum.
In order to offer users with improved confidentiality for their transactions, renowned cryptographers propose for a new scalable privacy tech for Bitcoins.
The proposal is written under the assumption that the signatories to the Consensus 2017 Scaling Agreement are genuinely committed to the terms of the agreement and intend to enact the updates described therein.
A consensus on how to increase the blockchain network capacity has finally been reached, pushing the price of the digital currency to a new record high.
The letter aiming at uniting all bitcoin supporters has been signed by many of the virtual currency developers.
About 250 fake nodes were created by the Swiss company in order to collect information regarding bitcoin transactions. They say that the nodes are shut down now, but does it make bitcoin privacy more protected?
Bytecoin is the next generation cryptocurrency and the first virtual currency created with CryptoNote technology.