Bitcoin Lightning Network Hits 1,000 BTC Capacity

Bitcoin Lightning Network has surpassed 1,000 BTC network capacity. The event highlights the layer-two scaling solution’s progression in the short span of only 13 months.  [Editor’s note: The original version of this article incorrectly stated that Lightning Network mainnet was launched on March 15, 2018. The first mainnet daemon implementation was actually C-Lightning launched a month earlier.] Bitcoin Lightning Network: Happy Birthday! One year ago, on March 15th, Lightning Labs CEO, Elizabeth Stark, announced one … Continue reading Bitcoin Lightning Network Hits 1,000 BTC Capacity