Category: Lightning Network

Jack Dorsey says he will integrate Lightning Network into Twitter or BlueSky

Jack Dorsey says he will integrate Lightning Network into Twitter or BlueSky

Earlier this month, Dorsey revealed that Square intends to develop an open-source non-custodial Bitcoin hardware wallet. 5477 Total views 8 Total shares Jack Dorsey, the co-founder of social media network Twitter and financial services company Square, has confirmed he is planning to integrate Bitcoin’s Lightning Network sidechain with at least one of his businesses. On […]

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BitMEX and Human Rights Foundation provide $150K grant to Bitcoin scaling researcher

BitMEX and Human Rights Foundation provide $150K grant to Bitcoin scaling researcher

BitMEX has collaborated with a non-profit Human Rights Foundation to provide a $150,000 grant to Korean-based Bitcoin scaling researcher Calvin Kim. 3203 Total views 7 Total shares Popular crypto derivatives exchange BitMEX has announced a $150,000 grant for Calvin Kim — a Korean-based Bitcoin scaling researcher. The grant provides a second instance of support in […]

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Bitcoin still on track to $100K despite growing risks, says strategic investor Lyn Alden

Bitcoin still on track to $100K despite growing risks, says strategic investor Lyn Alden

Strategic investor Lyn Alden’s outlook on Bitcoin remains bullish despite growing risks 19769 Total views 96 Total shares Strategic investor Lyn Alden is convinced Bitcoin has still the potential to reach $100K in the current bull cycle — despite growing uncertainty and increasing volatility.  “We are seeing a lot of froth throughout the industry”, she […]

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OKEx Exchange to Integrate Bitcoin’s Lightning Network for Faster, Cheaper Transactions

OKEx Exchange to Integrate Bitcoin’s Lightning Network for Faster, Cheaper Transactions

High on-chain fees and transaction times for bitcoin can be off-putting to users, the exchange said. (Rawpixel) Feb 2, 2021 at 3:50 p.m. UTC OKEx Exchange to Integrate Bitcoin’s Lightning Network for Faster, Cheaper Transactions Cryptocurrency exchange OKEx says it will integrate the Lightning Network, a Layer-2 bitcoin payments technology, in the second quarter of […]

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OKEx to accelerate Bitcoin transactions with Lightning Network

OKEx to accelerate Bitcoin transactions with Lightning Network

As Lightning Labs continues to expand the Lightning Network’s capabilities, another major exchange announces its plans to integrate. 3563 Total views 19 Total shares Global cryptocurrency exchange OKEx is moving to cheaper and faster Bitcoin (BTC) transactions with its upcoming Lightning Network integration. According to a Feb. 2 announcement, OKEx’s Bitcoin Lightning Network will be […]

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