Lightning network conference 2019
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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 | 2 weeks ago
Man who lost 4 BTC on Lightning network is lying

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 | 2 weeks ago
Bitcoin could be recoverable says blockstream CEO

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 weeks 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 weeks 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 | 1 month 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 | 3 months ago
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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 | 3 months ago
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Bitstamp Unveils Bitcoin Lightning Network Node

On July 8 the Lightning Network got a huge publicity boost as Bitstamp announced that it had launched its own Lightning node. Another Step Toward Widespread Adoption On Monday Bitstamp...

Eustace Cryptus | 4 months ago
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Bitcoin Technology

Bitcoin Lightning Network Hits $11M Capacity; Updates

Bitcoin’s scaling solution, the Lightning Network, is currently sitting at a capacity of around $11M. More interestingly, though, there are major updates underway already. Eltoo...

Georgi Georgiev | 5 months ago
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Bitcoin Technology

Bitcoin Scaling Breakthrough Statechain Offers ‘DEX’ For...

The author of a new off-chain Bitcoin scaling solution called Statechain has appealed to the community to implement it as an essential network feature. Statechain Development...

Anja van Oosterhout | 5 months ago
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Bitcoin Technology

These 13 Bitcoin Lightning Network Upgrades Will Solve Its...

The Bitcoin Lightning Network will overcome some of its “biggest hurdles to use” in the near future as new features roll out from developers. From Experiment To Bitcoin Killer App...

Esther Kim | 6 months ago
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Bitcoin Service

New Service Pays You in Bitcoin to Upload Images Online

Lightning hosted is a new image-sharing website that shares ad revenue (paid in satoshis) with its image uploaders via Bitcoin Lightning Network.  Lightning Hosted, Lightning Paid...

Matthew North | 7 months ago

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