Read_701 – Lightning for Everyone in Every App [Roy Sheinfeld]

“This is the end of Lightning as a niche technology and the beginning of Lightning as a (ubiquitous) Service. In a few years, Lightning functionality will be so universal that nobody will even notice it any more, and it will be so useful that nobody will want to live without it. Like phones. Like shoes. Like concrete. Like the alphabet.” – Roy Sheinfeld

Today we dive into an incredible announcement that will change the way we think of and interact with lightning. Destroying the barriers to entry and use, removing delays for onboarding and receiving your first payments, eliminating the problems of hosting and always being online, and making the process of plugging into lightning a matter of a few hours, not days or weeks.

Check out the original article if you want to explore the links available or learn how to get involved:

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“Our faith in freedom does not rest on the foreseeable results in particular circumstances but on the belief that it will, on balance, release more forces for the good than for the bad.”  ― Friedrich A. Hayek

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