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The blockchain technology company, Bitfury Group, has proposed a new hybrid routing solution that will increase transaction volumes in the bitcoin blockchain network.

Bitcoin Researchers to Launch Atomic Multi-Path Payments (AMP) Over Lightning Network
February 7th, 2018

A new scheme for solving Bitcoin scalability issue has been designed by Conner Fromknecht and Olaoluwa Osuntokun. Atomic Multi-Path Payments over Lightning promises to enhance privacy and decentralization to facilitate Bitcoin payments.

Coinbase Will Launch SegWit for Bitcoin in the Next Few Weeks
February 6th, 2018

In a few weeks, Coinbase will offer their customers an update on Bitcoin SegWit which is expected to improve transaction capacity of the Bitcoin network.

World’s First Lightning Transaction on a Bitcoin ATM Realized by Coinfinity Startup
February 2nd, 2018

The scope of application of the Lightning Network is expanding: the first Bitcoin ATM transaction made using the network was completed.

Bitcoin Gaming Operator Coingaming Group Implements Lightning Network
February 1st, 2018

Coingaming Group, a famous Bitcoin gaming operator, is looking forward to adopt Bitcoin’s Lightning Network – a breakthrough payment solution.

Bitcoin’s New Hard Fork Named Bitcoin Atom (BCA) Took Place Yesterday
January 25th, 2018

On January 24, Bitcoin’s new hard fork named Bitcoin Atom (BCA) took place at block number 505888.

Bitcoin’s New Hard Fork – Bitcoin Atom (BCA) – is Taking Place Today
January 24th, 2018

Bitcoin Atom hard fork will bring several new features to the dais, including atomic and lightning swaps, hybrid consensus model and much more.

Lightning Network Shows Progress Developing Lightning Nodes
January 22nd, 2018

Bitcoin scalability gets a push as Lightning Network, a promising solution which debuted on the Bitcoin mainnet, gains momentum.

Blockstream Launches Micropayments Processing System ‘Lightning Charge’
January 17th, 2018

The San Francisco-based tech company has started the trial of its new payments processing technology with the launch of an online Blockstream store.

How Bitcoin Atom Rediscovers Truly Decentralized Networks
January 15th, 2018

The heart of blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies is decentralization. But are cryptocurrencies really decentralized now, or there is a hidden hand ordering around?

Lightning Network – Bitcoin’s Scalability Project Has Been Successfully Tested
December 7th, 2017

Lightning developers have released the first version of Lightning Protocol and now are working further for mainnet beta implementation.

$8,336: Bitcoin Breaks New Record as CME, CBOE Say Bitcoin Futures Are Coming This Year
November 20th, 2017

CME and CBOE Group has recently revealed the specifications of their Bitcoin future contracts which has further fuelled the prices of the cryptocurrency.

Lightning Network Daemon 3.0 Features Notable Changes
August 25th, 2017

Developers behind Lightning Labs released the 0.3 alpha version of the Lightning Network Daemon, offering a number of new features including Bitcoin & Litecoin swaps.

Bitfury and Lightning Network Suggest a Solution to the Bitcoin Routing Problem
July 8th, 2016

The blockchain technology company, Bitfury Group, has proposed a new hybrid routing solution that will increase transaction volumes in the bitcoin blockchain network.