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Go from FIAT to Lightning in seconds. Users will be able to exchange FIAT for Bitcoin instantly without any custodian. (Tutorial)

6 Jul 2020 4 minute read 2 comments Crypto adict (Manu VZ)

The ZAP app seeks to encourage the mass adoption of Bitcoin and Lightning Network by connecting it directly to a bank account or debit card. Solving Bitcoin's scalability problem is not an easy task. This problem has taken a long time of research and...

Developers introduced a beta version of Electrum with support for the Lightning Network

27 Jun 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Kluma

The operator of the bitcoin wallet Electrum has posted a beta version of release 4.0 with support for the Lightning Network (LN) protocol. The LN solution is a second-level protocol designed to scale the Bitcoin network. It provides the ability to c...

Summary On Bitcoin Second Layer Solutions

11 Jun 2020 2 minute read 0 comments reedyzzx

There are some big issues about Bitcoin that have been addressed multiple times. The biggest issue about Bitcoin is its scalability. Yes, Bitcoin’s transaction processing capacity is very low. It was reported that BTC could only achieve 4.6 transacti...

Understanding SegWit

6 Jun 2020 3 minute read 6 comments Ruma

The First layer scaling solution is comprised of 3 different scaling mechanisms: Sharding Hard fork SegWit In my last two articles, I have already covered Hard Fork and Sharding. So here in this article, I will focus on the last scaling solution i....

Lightning Network Overhaul Could Strengthen Bitcoin Confidentiality

5 Jun 2020 5 minute read 0 comments PassionCryptodotcom

Research is underway. Experiments are being prepared. Behind the scenes, the developers of Lightning Network plan (possibly) to completely rewrite a significant part of bitcoin . Known as the second layer of Bitcoin , since most actions take place ou...

Microlancer, a crypto freelance website

2 Jun 2020 1 minute read 0 comments yanis

Microlancer is a website that allows you to make freelance for bitcoin, and hire freelancers.   Why Microlancer ? Microlancer allows you to earn bitcoin and withdraw without minimum (via Lightning Network). It provides an escrow system (more secure f...

Bitcoin Lightning Network Is A Slow And Conservative Process

2 Jun 2020 1 minute read 0 comments PassionCryptodotcom

The die fighting on the scalability of Bitcoin continues for years now with discussions on SegWit, Lightning Network, the Taproot / Schnorr signatures. Ethereum , on the other hand, has also worked on its scalability problem. The ETH 2.0 upgrade is t...

Why Dash Won the Bitrefill Transaction Speed Race and What That Means

30 May 2020 6 minute read 11 comments TheDesertLynx

Bitrefill conducted a speed test, and surprise surpise, Dash won. A company that allows users to use cryptocurrency to top up prepaid phones and buy gift codes to almost any business imaginable, Bitrefill held a contest to highlight the fastest ways...

ZapRead - Social media, networking, and publishing platfrom wherer users earn via Bitcoin lightning

20 May 2020 2 minute read 0 comments pantomo

In the world of crypto there are more and more social networks that reward their users with cryptocurrencies - it is steemit, hive, read.cash and others. But there is one more site that deserves attention because of the technology it uses to reward...

Lightning Network: Moon or Doom ? Or both ?

11 May 2020 2 minute read 0 comments AutomatorB

What even is a Lightning network? The Bitcoin Lightning network is becoming a number 1 topic in Crypto world. While it's here to help solve many issues that are stopping Bitcoin from moving forward, it's got it's downsides as well. Let's look at the...