What the Voltage Crew Built On #FOSSFriday 1/27/2023
It has been a few months since we wrote an update on FOSS Fridays at Voltage. Here is a quick update for Jan 2023....Read More
Where Does the Yield Come From?
The age old question. Where does the yield come from? Lorenzo breaks that down for us. #LightningNetwork...Read More
How does an HTLC work?
One of the requirements for the lightning network to work is the establishment of secure payment channels between users that allows trustless off-chain transactions and the ability to...Read More
Why do Lightning nodes need inbound and outbound liquidity?
There are two possible ways of answering this question: with a brief and general answer or with a detailed and elaborated one. Let’s go through the general answer...Read More
What are the differences between LND and CLN?
The Lightning Network protocol is formalized in specification documents called BOLTs (Basis of Lightning Technologies). All organizations that maintain Lightning Network node implementations must follow the specifications described...Read More
LNbits Now Available on Voltage
Using LNbits on Voltage is so easy. Simply navigate to the Dashboards tab on your node's page, find LNbits right below ThunderHub, and click Create Dashboard....Read More
FOSS Friday #4 at Voltage
Open source is an essential piece of Bitcoin. Our bitcoin-focused team loves open-source, and we want to give back to the open-source realm. So, every other Friday, the...Read More
What the Voltage Crew Built On #FOSSFriday #3
Our bitcoin-focused team loves open-source, and we want to give back to the open-source realm. So, every other Friday, the Voltage crew spends the day working on open...Read More
How Taproot Improves The Lightning Network
How Taproot will affect Lightning Network with efficiency, privacy, and usability....Read More
Lightning Node Beginnings, Part 1
We will be going over a few different technical concepts, which are at the core of running a successful Lightning routing node....Read More
As Bitcoin conquers 50k, many large companies eye cryptocurrency moves
Bitcoin’s strong start to the year continued this week as it reached 50k on Tuesday morning. Bitcoin can no longer be ignored and has finally caught the eye...Read More
Life of Lightning: A brief timeline of the Lightning Network’s history
The Lightning Network was first conceived six years ago. Let's take a quick look back at how far it has come in just over half a decade....Read More