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Bitcoin Development Company Layer 2 Labs Raises $3M to Bring Drivechains to Network
The round, which was funded by angel investors, will provide capital for the company to implement innovative sidechain systems on the Bitcoin network.
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Bitcoin Takes a Step Toward Becoming a 'Multi-Network' Cryptocurrency
A long-in-the-works proposal heralded as the best way to bring sidechains to bitcoin has released its first code after three years in development.
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Sidechains Project Pushes Ahead with Bitcoin BIP Submission
One of the developers behind the Drivechain project for bringing sidechains to bitcoin is seeking feedback on the project's code.
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Staking Sidechains? New Paper Proposes Twist on Bitcoin Tech
A new proposal considers how bitcoin sidechains might be secured using a system similar to those being discussed in experimental proof-of-stake models.
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Drivechain Developers Hold First Meeting on Future of Sidechains Project
The developers behind a sidechain project that has the potential to boost bitcoin's functionality just held their first major meeting.
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Beyond Segwit2x: Paul Sztorc Thinks Bitcoin Needs a New Scaling Roadmap
While current scaling proposals near collision, Paul Sztorc details a vision of bitcoin's future, including Lightning Network and Drivechain.
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Are Sidechains a Better Solution for Bitcoin's Scaling Debate?
Once seen as an experimental technology, sidechains are emerging as a scaling solution that could please all sides of the debate.
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How Two New Sidechains Proposals Could Change Bitcoin's DNA
Work on bitcoin sidechains – long thought to be one of the best ways to improve the functionality of the network – is advancing. Here's how.
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