What We Can Learn About Lightning From #LNTrustChain2: Part 1 What We Can Learn About Lightning From #LNTrustChain2: Part 1

The first Lightning Network “torch relay” debuted on January 19, 2019, to spread adoption of second-layer Bitcoin payment protocol. When it concluded in April 2019, it boasted 278 participants and 56 countries visited. One year later, Hodlonaut, the person behind the torch inception started the relay again, on January 19, 2020. After a few days, …

At Unchained Capital, Pioneering Bitcoin Native Financial Services – Bitcoin Magazine

This is a sponsored article provided by Unchained Capital. Unchained Capital is building the archetype of the future financial institution, form fit for the world of bitcoin. It leverages the strengths of the Bitcoin protocol to offer bitcoin-native financial services, championing the importance of private keys, the benefits of multisignature security and the value a …

The Last Time This On-Chain Signal Was Seen, Bitcoin Rallied 2,000%

Bitcoin remains below key resistances, but this hasn’t stopped investors from becoming extremely bullish on the asset. Key on-chain data indicates that the propensity that Bitcoin investors have to hold their coins is almost at all-time highs. Along with accentuating the optimism of crypto-asset holders, this is also a similar trend seen at the start …

Hyperbitconization at the Third Halving – Bitcoin Magazine

Though the applications and adoption rate have a long way to go if Bitcoin is going to achieve its maximum potential, the third-ever subsidy Halving was an opportunity for Bitcoiners to celebrate its more than 11 years of life. In addition to hosting technical demonstrations, discussions with leaders of Bitcoin’s premier Layer 2 protocol and …

‘Not an Asset Class’ Bitcoin Spiked by 100,000,000% Since 2011

Earlier this week, major investment firm Goldman Sachs held a client call where it denounced Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies as “not an asset class” and blasted its use as an investment vehicle. The investment giant is missing the fact, however, that the asset has provided an unprecedented over 100,000,000% return on investment for those that …

OKCoin Grants BTCPay Server $100,000 – Bitcoin Magazine

Today, San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange OKCoin announced a $100,000 donation to open-source bitcoin payment processor project BTCPay Server. The funding comes as part of the OKCoin Independent Developer Grant, which was launched last year. BTCPay Server’s product is free to use and its dependent on such contributions to continue operations. “Supporting infrastructure projects is key …