Bitcoin Lightning Network
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
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...Read More
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...Read More
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...Read More