Bitcoin’s Lightning Network Now Has 10K Active Nodes and $69M in Locked Value
The network has quietly grown by a factor of two over the past year, with everyday users and major exchanges embracing the scaling technology.
Miguel Kattán, a member of President Nayib Bukele’s cabinet, sought to reassure Salvadorans fearful of a full pivot to a bitcoin standard.
The fresh round will fund Lightning Network development, Utreexo work, and even Bitcoin document translations into Arabic.
In a tweet, the Twitter founder hinted the micromessaging system will integrate Bitcoin layer 2 payments Lightning Network.
A single-layer network like Bitcoin's could carry all humans transactions in the future, the Tesla CEO tweeted Friday.
OKEx is the seventh major exchange to add the scaling solution.