Tag: Lightning

New Atomic Swap Interface for the Lightning Network Is in Development

The Lightning Network is one of the biggest current developments for Bitcoin. It is a layer-two scaling solution which will introduce a lot of new opportunities. Making this technology more accessible is not easy, even though DMG Blockchain Solutions is looking into ways to improve the Lightning protocol. Harnessing the Power of Lightning In the world of cryptocurrencies, scalability has always been a major concern. This holds true for Bitcoin …
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Lightning Creator: Why Segwit is a Real Blocksize Increase Solution

In an online bitcoin community, Thaddeus Dryja, the co-author of Lightning, explained how he realized Segregated Witness (Segwit) is an actual block size increase for the bitcoin network. Over the past few months, the bitcoin community has seen many experts including Andreas Antonopoulos and Coinbase Director of Engineering Charlie Lee, express their optimism towards Segwit, not only for its scalability but its ability to open opportunities for two-layer solutions like …
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