Archives for: May 30th, 2022

Lightning Network capacity surpasses new record above 3,915 BTC

Written by: ( May 30, 2022 )

The Bitcoin (BTC) underlying architecture has not been affected by the current bear market. It continues to outperform itself, further decentralizing, speeding up and securing the impenetrable peer-2-peer (P2P) network. The same applies to the Bitcoin Lightning Network (LN). According to data from Bitcoin Visuals, the Bitcoin Lightning Network’s capacity reached an all-time high 3,915.776 […]

Cash App adopts Lightning Network to speed up Bitcoin transactions

Written by: ( January 12, 2022 )

Cash App, the popular mobile payment service, has included the Bitcoin Lightning Network in a new update. This allows for faster and more affordable Bitcoin (BTC) transfers via layer-two (L2) payments protocols. Block (formerly Square) is the FinTech company behind Cash App. It was founded by Jack Dorsey, the founder and former CEO of Twitter. […]

Twitter might be planning Lightning Network Integration

Written by: ( June 11, 2021 )

Twitter founder Jack Dorsey made history when he sold the first-ever tweet as a non-fungible token, but his interest in cryptocurrency and blockchain goes well beyond digital tradables. Also behind the Square payments solution, Dorsey recently hinted that Twitter might soon bring Bitcoin’s Lightning Network (LN) onboard. The idea is apparently just in the first […]