lightning network

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

Lightning Labs Releases Loop Feature to Improve Bitcoin Payments on Lightning
March 21st, 2019

Lightning Labs has announced alpha release of Lightning Loop aimed to imrove the efficiency, scalability, and usability of Lightning.

Binance CEO Advocates Elon Musk’s Name to Take the Bitcoin Lightning Torch
February 12th, 2019

Many prominent personalities and Bitcoin enthusiasts have recently proposed Elon Musk to take keep the fire going for the ongoing Lightning Torch experiment. Musk has yet to respond.

Bitcoin’s Lightning Torch Moves Through 37 Countries, Twitter CEO the Latest to Take It
February 6th, 2019

Bitcoin’s Lightning Torch experiment has amassed over 140 participants from 37 countries with several popular global figures endorsing it.

7 Attention-Grabbing Cryptocurrency Trends that Will Define Business in 2019
January 31st, 2019

In this guest post, Scott Mathews, crypto enthusiast and professional content writer, explains the concept behind cryptocurrencies taking a look at attention-grabbing trends that are most likely to be crucial for 2019.

Bitfury Releases New Set of Tools Aiming to Push the Adoption of Bitcoin Lightning Network
January 23rd, 2019

Bitfury strives to tackle one of Bitcoin’s eternal issue, limited scalability, with the brand-new toolkit released to boost the user experience of Bitcoin’s lightning network.

Researches from MIT, Stanford Set to Replace Bitcoin with Their Groundbreaking Crypto Project
January 18th, 2019

The so-called Unit-e, developed by the researchers, is cryptocurrency able to process 10,000 transactions per second. It is set to launch in the second half of this year.

Bitmex Celebrates Bitcoin’s 10th Anniversary on the Front Page of The Times
January 3rd, 2019

Ten years ago on a day like today, the Bitcoin Genesis lock was mined. Bitmex has taken to the front page of Times Newspaper to thank Satoshi Nakamoto for the creation of Bitcoin.

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.

Bitcoin’s Lightning Network Capacity Attains a New All-time High
November 14th, 2018

For the very first time, Lightning Network had a total of 4,026 nodes, of which 2,910 were public. The network capacity has crossed 123 BTC.

Bitcoin Startup Acinq Secures $1.7M to Give a Broader Push to Lightning Network Development
October 5th, 2018

ACINQ is going to allocate the funds raised in seed funding for promotion of mass adoption of the Lightning Network (LN).