Blockade Games says it has successfully bridged the two networks by sending a bitcoin lightning transaction to trigger an ethereum smart contract.
The popular wallet service Electrum is soon to add official support for bitcoin's lightning network, its founder has told CoinDesk.
The first protocol for issuing tokens via bitcoin’s lightning network is aimed to rival ethereum's ERC-20. But that's a tall order.
A bar in Japan is teaming up with a locally-based lightning startup to let customers pay using the experimental payments network.
Devs are looking to make bitcoin's layer-two lightning network compatible with a payment standard used by all major browsers – and so far, so good.
A Bitfury-led engineering team has created a coffee vending machine capable of accepting bitcoin payments through the Lightning Network.
A new type of lightning tech for swapping different types of transactions is seeing new tests with real money on the line.
Chaincode is launching a new "residency" in New York that will focus on helping developers build their own Lightning Network apps
A private version of the crypto protocol lightning network is headed to zcash, with the potential it could be added for other blockchains soon.
Lightning nodes are making money – albeit not much – displaying the potential for a growing fee market on the layer two tech.