Lightning Network

What is the Bitcoin Block Size Limit Debate?

Recently, Blockstream CSO and long-time bitcoin evangelist Samson Mow gave an interview where he put forward a rather unique viewpoint about bitcoin’s block size: it was perhaps “too big.” The…

OneCoin Leader Arrested, Fidelity Opens Digital Assets Services Company

In this week’s news roundup, we talk about how BTC’s recent (and historical) movements are painting a bullish future for the market as a whole, cover a first for institutional…

Bitcoin’s Lightning Network: Cool Things You Can Do With It Today

In this article, we take a look at some of the exploratory scenarios for which BTC’s Lightning Network is currently be used, each of which demonstrates how the power of…

BTC Beats PayPal in Volume, McAfee Reaffirms $1M Price By 2021

  In this week’s news roundup, we bring you some of the highlights in crypto over the last week, including its biggest winners and losers. We discuss why this particular…

Bitcoin (BTC) Privacy Upgrades in 2019, Ontology & EOS Post Gains

In this week’s news roundup, we take a look at BTC’s curious price action, why a lagging technical analysis indicator suggests the bear market bottom may be in, how technology…

Twitter Plans Bitcoin Tipping Service Through Lightning Network

Bitcoin’s Lightning Network made another stride in terms of mainstream recognition earlier this week as Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey tweeted that he had received tips in the form of small…

Weekly Roundup: Crypto Markets Up, SEC Commissioners Bullish on ETF Prospects, MtGOX Readies For a Comeback

In this week’s edition, we get cautiously optimistic about BTC’s recent jump, explain why it could very well be headed much higher, review new words to come from head honchos…

Weekly Roundup: Bitcoin Celebrates 10th Year in Operation

This week, we pause our normal coverage of news events to reflect on the tremendous strides bitcoin has made in its ten years of existence. From less than one penny…

What is the Lightning Network?

By now you may have heard a thing or two about Bitcoin’s Lightning Network, and how it promises to usher in a new level of scalability that is unachievable in…

Weekly Roundup: End of the Year Edition

Stocks were down but bitcoin was up over the last week – some 18% as of the writing of this article. Is the bottom of the year-long bear market for…