Bitcoin-Integrated Battle Royale Game Lightnite Lets Players Earn BTC

Multi-player battle gaming can now happen on the Bitcoin Lightning Network, courtesy of Satoshis.Games. The platform, introduced during the latest LN conference, allows players to earn and spend BTC directly, during the gaming process. Game Integrates with Bluewallet and LN Payment Channels The Lightning Network has opened doors to long-awaited BTC microtransactions, and has found […]

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Schnorr + Taproot Soft Fork Promises Big Things For Bitcoin

Engineers and developers are continuously working to provide Bitcoin with technological improvements. Now, most likely, the next Bitcoin technological breakthrough will come through the Schnorr + Taproot soft fork. Greater Scalability, Fungibility, and Script Innovation According to Bitcoin Optech contributor Steve Lee, the Schnorr + Taproot soft fork proposal offers “a whole new world of […]

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Bugs Discovered in Bitcoin Lightning Network Implementations, Fixed

Blockstream core engineer Rusty Russell discovered critical Bitcoin Lightning Network bugs that were affecting C-Lightning, Éclair, and Lightning Network Daemon (lnd) implementations. Early LN Versions Failed to Check Funding Transaction Amounts Presently, three autonomous teams are working on the Lightning Network implementations: Blockstream, ACINQ, and Lightning Labs. The main objective of these teams, among other […]

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LG Working On Cryptocurrency Smartphone As Samsung Release Another

South Korean electronics giant, LG, is likely to launch a cryptocurrency-enabled smartphone soon, according to industry insiders. LG must respond to industry rivals, Samsung, who recently released a limited-edition version of its bitcoin-wallet toting Galaxy Note 10. LG Cryptocurrency Smartphone Could Be Imminent According to a report by South Korean news outlet, IT Chosun, LG started […]

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