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Bitcoin

Bitcoin Scaling: How Liquid Sidechain Could be Better Than Lightning

It is painfully clear that bitcoin needs to scale in terms of transactions if it is ever to be mass adopted as a peer-to-peer currency. Two solutions currently address the issue, the...

Martin Young | 5 days ago
Bitcoin Worth Nearly $450 Million Moves For 25 Cents
Bitcoin

Bitcoin Worth Nearly $450 Million Moves For 25 Cents

Bitcoin showed just how inexpensive it can be as a tool for transferring value this morning. A 51,511 BTC transaction, worth almost $450 million, was sent for a fee of under 25 cents...

Emilio Janus | 6 days ago
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News

Here’s Why Bitcoin is Not a Pyramid Scheme

Lending Tree Chier Economist, Tendayi Kapfidze recently commented on Bitcoin, calling it a pyramid scheme, so here is why his view may be wrong. Over the course of the last 11 years...

Ali | 3 weeks ago
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Bitcoin

Bitcoin Developer Throws Light on BTC’s Upcoming Future

Bitcoin (BTC) attracts the most attention with its price action. But the technological capabilities of the leading coin should not be underestimated. Bitcoin Network Evolves with...

Christine Vasileva | 1 month ago
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Bitcoin

3 Things Stopping Bitcoin From Returning to $20k

Bitcoin is known for its meteoric rises and plummeting dips, but the price has not seen much upward momentum over the past few months. Ever since Bitcoin topped $20k in December 2017...

Matthew Hrones | 2 months ago
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Press releases

Lightning Conference 2019 Highlights

The inaugural Lightning Conference was held in Berlin, Germany on the weekend of October 19/20, 2019. It was the first global conference exclusively focused on the Lightning Network...

Bitcoinist | 3 months ago
Man who lost 4 BTC on Lightning network is lying
Bitcoin

4 Bitcoin ‘Loss’ On Lightning Network is FUD, Says...

A reported loss of 4 bitcoin on Lightning Network has been blamed on either user-negligence or FUD-spreading. Community members variously described the user as ‘an idiot’...

Emilio Janus | 3 months ago
Bitcoin could be recoverable says blockstream CEO
Bitcoin

Lost Bitcoin Could Become Recoverable, Blockstream CEO Confirms

Blockstream CEO, Adam Back, says that the company is looking at implementing a method by which lost bitcoin will become recoverable. But before you stop trawling through the tip for...

Emilio Janus | 3 months ago
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Bitcoin Technology

Bitcoin-Integrated Battle Royale Game Lightnite Lets Players Earn BTC

Multi-player battle gaming can now happen on the Bitcoin Lightning Network, courtesy of Satoshis.Games. The platform, introduced during the latest LN conference, allows players to earn...

Christine Vasileva | 3 months ago
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Bitcoin Technology

Bugs Discovered in Bitcoin Lightning Network Implementations, Fixed

Blockstream core engineer Rusty Russell discovered critical Bitcoin Lightning Network bugs that were affecting C-Lightning, Éclair, and Lightning Network Daemon (lnd) implementations...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | 4 months ago
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Bitcoin Technology

Is Lightning Network the Most Optimum Bitcoin Scaling Solution?

The Lightning Network has been subject to controversy since it’s rise to prominence in 2016. Championed as BTC’s solution to scaling, thousands of people in the Bitcoin community...

Matthew Hrones | 5 months ago
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News

Bitcoin Lightning Network Expands 100% In H1 2019

Bitcoin’s Lightning Network (LN) has almost doubled its node count and capacity in the first half of 2019, new data shows. Bitcoin Lightning Doubles In H1 Statistics from monitoring...

Anja van Oosterhout | 6 months ago

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