How to run an effective Merchant Lightning Node
We will be talking about basic goals, initial setup, interaction with point of sale front ends such as BTCPayServer, and how to manage the liquidity. There are three...Read More
How do lightning nodes interact with on-chain Bitcoin?
Learn about on-chain interactions, opening and closing channels, cooperative and unilateral channel closures and more....Read More
Sovereignty: Cold Storage & Your First Lightning Node
Cold Storage is a must for any Bitcoiner. Learning how to run a node, and a reliable Lightning Node is also important....Read More
BIPs and BOLTs
BIPs and BOLTs are the standards and processes followed when making changes and proposals to Bitcoin and the Lightning Network...Read More
Why Businesses Should Run Their Own Node
Accepting Bitcoin payments is easy. Give customers optionality, while protecting your brand against chargebacks and counter party risk of Visa, Mastercard and other card providers....Read More
What does it mean to run your own node?
Running your own node has distinct benefits. Learn more about the value nodes gives Bitcoin users....Read More
What is a Bitcoin Node?
A full node's primary function is to independently verify the current state of the Bitcoin blockchain. It accomplishes this by downloading each block and transaction and comparing them...Read More