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Where Does the Yield Come From? preview

Where Does the Yield Come From?

The age old question. Where does the yield come from? Lorenzo breaks that down for us. #LightningNetwork...

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How does an HTLC work? blog

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...

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4 Real Use Cases for Lightning Network blog

4 Real Use Cases for Lightning Network

This article will go through several examples of what I expect the Lightning Network to provide the internet and the world in the coming years as creative people...

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Why do Lightning nodes need inbound and outbound liquidity? blog

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...

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What are the differences between LND and CLN? blog

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...

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What is Lightning Network Capacity blog

What is Lightning Network Capacity

Bitcoin’s Lightning network operates on top of the Bitcoin blockchain. For layer 2 to function and deliver global, instant, and zero-fee transactions, nodes must join the network and...

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How many transactions can the lightning network handle? blog

How many transactions can the lightning network handle?

The Lightning Network is capable of handling millions of payments per second. I want to create a practical and easy-to-understand breakdown of how lightning operates, how nodes connect...

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Copywritten Music Will Love the Lightning Network blog

Copywritten Music Will Love the Lightning Network

How the lightning network could pose a solution allowing copywritten songs to earn more revenue while allowing content creators more creativity....

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Lightning Node “Type” Series #1: The Consumer Node or How to Live on Lightning blog

Lightning Node “Type” Series #1: The Consumer Node or How to Live on Lightning

Living on Bitcoin has never been easier. You can pay your bills with bitcoin on Bitrefill, top up your google or apple-pay with paywithmoon, or buy giftcards with...

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LND Node Recovery Options and Planning blog

LND Node Recovery Options and Planning

Learn steps to recover an LND Node if it breaks or you no longer have access. Nate breaks this down....

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Visa, Mastercard raise fees, Lightning Network keeps fees low blog

Visa, Mastercard raise fees, Lightning Network keeps fees low

I believe we will find business owners taking more creative solutions to protect their bottom line. And not simply on a fees perspective but also from a hard...

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Why Did My Lightning Network Payment Fail? blog

Why Did My Lightning Network Payment Fail?

Curious why your Lightning Payments may be failing? Check this out....

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