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SegWit Inventor Pieter Wuille Joins Lightning Torch Bitcoin Relay

Veteran cryptographer and Segregated Witness (SegWit) inventor Pieter Wuille has become the latest high-profile figure to participate in the Bitcoin Lightning Network’s Lightning...

Esther Kim | 1 year ago

A New Schnorr-Based Multi-Signature Scheme Is Coming

Cryptocurrency enthusiasts are excitedly anticipating the full implementation of several new technologies and schemes that promise to help address Bitcoin’s scalability problem, such...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | 2 years ago

SegWit Wallet Support is Coming to Bitcoin Core

A new pull request will likely see SegWit included in the forthcoming Bitcoin Core version 0.16 release, easing Core node access to the technology. ‘It’s Happening’...

Wilma Woo | 2 years ago

Schnorr Signatures Might Be Bitcoin’s Next Step Forward

The Schnorr signatures algorithm promises to help to address one of the most pressing problems affecting Bitcoin today: scalability. Additionally, Schnorr signatures could help protect...

Julio Gil-Pulgar | 3 years ago