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Lightning At Last? Bitcoin Scaling Layer Almost Ready

By Alyssa Hertig   Bitcoin’s long wait for the Lightning Network is almost over. Announced today, the startups behind the three most active Lightning implementations have revealed test results, including live transactions, proving their software is now interoperable. The findings, released…

Bitcoin.com recently reported on Segregated Witness (Segwit) locking in on Litecoin. On Wednesday, the proposed Bitcoin protocol upgrade finally activated on Litecoin. It was followed hours later by the very first Lightning Network payment on the main Litecoin network.

Bitcoin.com recently reported on Segregated Witness (Segwit) locking in on Litecoin. On Wednesday, the proposed Bitcoin protocol upgrade finally activated on Litecoin. It was followed hours later by the very first Lightning Network payment on the main Litecoin network. Segwit…

Litecoin Successfully Activates SegWit

A long-debated change originally intended to improve bitcoin has now locked in on the lesser-known cryptocurrency network litecoin. Segregated Witness (SegWit) has been the subject of bitcoin’s infamous scaling debate for a couple of years now, but it’s now getting…