Entering the Decade of Lightning

Entering the Decade of Lightning

“#Bitcoin as protocol has huge potential: it’s like the TCP layer, but no one has built the HTTP layer yet.” – Elizabeth Stark Today we read an article from earlier this year on the massive advances we have seen in Lightning since its...
Another Step Towards a P2P Lightning Economy

Another Step Towards a P2P Lightning Economy

“If you ask me how much trust is right for the Lightning economy, the answer will always be less.” – Roy SheinfeldToday we dig into the recently implemented reverse submarine swaps in the breez lightning service.  One of the many tools we have for...
How Lightning Can Improve Encrypted Messaging

How Lightning Can Improve Encrypted Messaging

“Devising a scheme that handles both messaging and payments under one roof could be a killer app” – Colin Harper As part of Bitcoin Magazine’s excellent set of articles on “The Technology of Dissent,” we get a great piece by Colin...
Another Step Towards a P2P Lightning Economy

Another Step Towards a P2P Lightning Economy

“If you ask me how much trust is right for the Lightning economy, the answer will always be less.” – Roy Sheinfeld Today we dig into the recently implemented reverse submarine swaps in the breez lightning service.  One of the many tools we have...