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Lightning Network Now Homes More than 3,000 Bitcoin
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Lightning Network Now Homes More than 3,000 Bitcoin

The Lightning Network, Bitcoin’s layer 2 scaling solution for fast and cheap bitcoin payments, now houses over 3,000 BTC in its more than 77,000 channels, according to data from TXStats.com. The network’s bitcoin capacity has more than doubled since June when it crossed the 1,500 BTC milestone.Fueled by a growing awareness after El Salvador enacted…

HAWAII Of The Lightning System Behind The Curtains
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HAWAII Of The Lightning System Behind The Curtains

El Salvador bitcoin adoption, Twitter enabling BTC tipping through Lightning, and Paxful integrating Lightning, all in September, have propelled user adoption and payments activity in the network. Lightning payments volume doubled in September, while channel public capacity grew by 26%.The number of users with access to Lightning payments increased by 11,164% to 9.7 million users…

Lightning Network Devs Discuss the Future of Sovereign Computing
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Lightning Network Devs Discuss the Future of Sovereign Computing

Watch On YouTubeListen:AppleSpotifyLibsynOvercastLightning Network channel capacity is increasing rapidly, reaching a new all-time high of over 2,900 bitcoin recently. But there is a whole lot that goes into running a node on the Lightning Network, with many different techniques and ways to optimize. In a recent Twitter Spaces conversation hosted by Bitcoin Magazine, Lightning Network…

Bitcoin Lightning System Channel Capability Hits Another All-Time Great
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Bitcoin Lightning System Channel Capability Hits Another All-Time Great

Public channel capacity on the Bitcoin Lightning network continues to explode, hitting another all-time high of 2,738 bitcoin.The below is from a recent edition of the Deep Dive, Bitcoin Magazine’s premium markets newsletter. To be among the first to receive these insights and other on-chain bitcoin market analysis straight to your inbox, subscribe now.Public channel…

Why The Bitcoin Lightning Network Doesnt Function (Yet)
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Why The Bitcoin Lightning Network Doesnt Function (Yet)

So I guess I should start this off with a disclaimer: I actually love the Lightning Network. It’s one of my favorite parts of the Bitcoin protocol stack and I’ve followed it pretty closely for years. If Lightning didn’t exist, I would still own Bitcoin, but I would be much less optimistic about its potential…

Bitcoin And Lightning System Conference To End up being Hosted Inside El Salvador
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Bitcoin And Lightning System Conference To End up being Hosted Inside El Salvador

Adopting Bitcoin — A Lightning Summit in El Salvador, hosted by Galoy, will be held in San Salvador and El Zonte from November 16 to 18, 2021.In San Salvador and El Zonte, the three-day Bitcoin and Lightning conference, Adopting Bitcoin — A Lightning Summit in El Salvador, is set to be hosted this November. This…

Lightning Wallet Strike Now Enables Bitcoin Withdrawals
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Lightning Wallet Strike Now Enables Bitcoin Withdrawals

Strike CEO Jack Mallers Announced This Week That His Lightning Network Payments Platform Is Launching A Bitcoin Withdrawal Tab On Its Popular App.Strike CEO Jack Mallers announced this week that his Lightning Network payments platform is launching a bitcoin withdrawal tab on its popular app. “Not your keys, not your coins,” he tweeted. The update…

Scaling Lightning: To El Zonte And Beyond!
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Scaling Lightning: To El Zonte And Beyond!

Here’s a philosophical question for Star Wars fans: when Luke fired two proton torpedoes down the thermal exhaust port and destroyed the first Death Star, was it the end of the story or the beginning? On the one hand, the Rebel Alliance had won the battle and was safe after that shot. They even had…

Discussing Lightning System Routing
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Discussing Lightning System Routing

In this episode of “The Van Wirdum Sjorsnado,” the hosts are joined by Lightning developer Joost Jager to discuss Lightning Network routing.Watch This Episode On YouTubeListen To This Episode:AppleSpotifyGoogleLibsynOvercastIn this episode of “The Van Wirdum Sjorsnado,” hosts Aaron van Wirdum and Sjors Provoost are joined by Lightning developer Joost Jager to discuss everything about Lightning…