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# Lightning Network News

The HTTP boom only benefitted the projects that developers built on top of the application layer of the network (sites like Amazon and Facebook), but blockchain technology may offer a more balanced growth for other layers.   Blockchain Is Right Now The past two years have seen cryptocurrencies through a...
January 24, 2019 by at Adoption, Blockchain, News, Tech
Bitfury’s Lightning Peach team has launched a series of products including an open-source Lightning Network-powered bitcoin wallet, a hardware terminal, a suite of developer tools and more, aimed at promoting the adoption of the Bitcoin Lightning network, according to a Medium Blog post on January 23, 2019. Package Production In...
Blockstream, a distributed ledger technology (DLT) company headquartered in Canada, has announced the launch of its Lightning-powered Satellite API Beta Beta, which is aimed at making it possible for anyone across the world to broadcast data via its satellite network in real-time, according to a press release on January 16,...
A team of Bitfury’s Lightning Peach engineers on January 15, 2019, announced its collaboration with BTCBIT, a Poland-based cryptocurrency exchange to launch a Lightning Network payment channel allowing for a safer, faster, and more cost-efficient transfer of digital assets on the exchange. Stoking Adoption Per Lightning Peach's Medium blog, the...
Matthias Steinig, a German programmer, has developed a new mechanism that allows e-bikes to be rented in exchange for payments on the bitcoin Lightning Network. A prototype built using a modified bicycle is already fully functional and has been demonstrated in a video posted on Twitter. The Lightning Bike The...
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