Browsing the "Blockstream" Tag

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Bitcoin Could Help Stop News Censorship – From Space

| Alyssa Hertig

An advocacy group is testing out the idea that the combination of bitcoin and orbital communication can help fight news censorship.

Blockstream Launches Atomic Swaps on Liquid Bitcoin Sidechain

| Alyssa Hertig

Blockstream has created an "experimental" tool making it easier for users to trade "trustlessly" between tokens on its Liquid sidechain.

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Blockstream’s Samson Mow Is Launching a Space Alien Gaming Token on Bitcoin

| Alyssa Hertig

Bitcoin... in space? A company led by Blockstream CSO Samson Mow is looking to bridge the worlds of crypto and online gaming.

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Blockstream Launches Security Token Platform on Bitcoin Sidechain

| Alyssa Hertig

Blockstream, the bitcoin-focused startup, is creating a new security token platform on its Liquid sidechain network.

Bitcoin in Space? It Helps Connection Woes, Says Blockstream’s Adam Back

| Alyssa Hertig

Beaming bitcoin from satellites might sound far-fetched, but there are serious use cases, according to Adam Back, CEO of Blockstream.

GoTenna Partners With Blockstream Satellite to Make Using Bitcoin Without an Internet Connection Simpler

| Alyssa Hertig

Sending bitcoin transactions without an internet connection just got a little bit easier. Announced at the Magical Crypto Conference on Saturday in…

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ING Bank Is Bringing Bitcoin ‘Bulletproofs’ to Private Blockchains

| Ian Allison

ING’s blockchain team is testing privacy tech called "bulletproofs," the latest in a series of such experiments at the global bank.

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Blockstream Revamps ‘Green’ Wallet, Adding Security Features and Sidechain Support

| Alyssa Hertig

Blockchain technology startup Blockstream has revamped its wallet app, adding features that make storing bitcoin more secure and flexible.

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People Are Paying Bitcoin to Send Weird and Wild Messages Into Space

| Alyssa Hertig

You’re not sure where it will end up exactly or who will actually read it. But you type up a message, pay a couple of cents in bitcoin and…

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Blockstream Releases Lightning Upgrade With New ‘Plugin’ Functionality

| Alyssa Hertig

New improvements to an existing code repository are set to make it easier for developers to build their own features into bitcoin's lightning…