Bitcoin Startup Unveils ‘Thunder Bird’ Lightning Code for IoT Devices
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Bitcoin Startup Unveils ‘Thunder Bird’ Lightning Code for IoT Devices

btcethereumadmin - April 30, 2019

Japanese startup Nayuta is releasing an in-progress lightning implementation with a compelling new focus: the internet of things (IoT). As revealed exclusively to CoinDesk, Nayuta is publishing…

New Code Helps Lightning Users Protect Their Bitcoin from File Corruption
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New Code Helps Lightning Users Protect Their Bitcoin from File Corruption

btcethereumadmin - April 24, 2019

Imagine this: Alice is one of the “reckless” users testing a new, risky technology. She’s excited about the potential for bitcoin’s lightning, a technology that advocates hope…

Lightning Labs Launches Desktop App on Bitcoin Mainnet
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Bitcoin
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Lightning Labs Launches Desktop App on Bitcoin Mainnet

btcethereumadmin - April 23, 2019

Lightning Labs, one of the largest bitcoin companies behind the upcoming scaling technology lightning, has released its first desktop app on the bitcoin blockchain. Previously the desktop…

Crypto Startup Launches Lightning-Powered BTC Payments Functionality for E-Commerce Sites
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Crypto Startup Launches Lightning-Powered BTC Payments Functionality for E-Commerce Sites

btcethereumadmin - April 23, 2019

Crypto startup Moon is launching a web browser extension that allows e-commerce shoppers to use their LN BTC wallets. Crypto payments processing startup Moon is launching a…

You Can Now Shop With Bitcoin on Amazon Using Lightning
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You Can Now Shop With Bitcoin on Amazon Using Lightning

btcethereumadmin - April 22, 2019

Bitcoin spenders can now use the lightning network to shop at e-commerce sites like Amazon. Crypto payment processing startup Moon announced today that any lightning-enabled wallet can…

Bitcoin Fees Jump to Nearly 1-Year Highs – But Why?
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Bitcoin Fees Jump to Nearly 1-Year Highs – But Why?

btcethereumadmin - April 18, 2019

The average fees required to send a bitcoin transaction are up again. After hovering steadily around the $0.50 mark over the last six months, data shows average…

Crypto Exchange Gemini Rolls Out Native Wallet Support for SegWit Bitcoin Addresses
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Crypto Exchange Gemini Rolls Out Native Wallet Support for SegWit Bitcoin Addresses

btcethereumadmin - April 18, 2019

Gemini, the crypto exchange founded by the Winklevoss twins, has updated its wallet infrastructure to include support for SegWit bitcoin addresses. Gemini, the crypto exchange founded by…

Ripple’s Xpring and Firm Behind Zcash Among Investors in Privacy-Focused Crypto Startup
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Ripple’s Xpring and Firm Behind Zcash Among Investors in Privacy-Focused Crypto Startup

btcethereumadmin - April 17, 2019

Xpring, the Electric Coin Company and Dekrypt Capital are investing in a startup that aims to make crypto payments quicker, less expensive and more private. Ripple’s fundraising…

Bolt Labs Raises $1.5 Million Seed Round to Boost Lightning Privacy
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Bolt Labs Raises $1.5 Million Seed Round to Boost Lightning Privacy

btcethereumadmin - April 17, 2019

Academic researcher Dr. Ayo Akinyele is working on a cryptographic solution to boost privacy across second-layer blockchain solutions like the lightning network for bitcoin. Akinyele just announced…

The lnd lightning client is set to introduce long-awaited static channel backups
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Crypto News
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The lnd lightning client is set to introduce long-awaited static channel backups

btcethereumadmin - April 15, 2019

The lnd lightning client looks set to roll out a new static channel backup scheme in the next release version, with the required code changes now successfully…