One of the most talked about technologies in development for bitcoin is the Lightning Network. But what does it do, and when might it be ready?
Bitcoin's most anticipated scaling solution took a big step forward Tuesday with the presentation of new test results.
A Liquidity Network founder has demoed how an ethereum wallet could function using a new off-chain scaling solution.
Often trumpeted as the future of bitcoin, the success of the Lightning Network may come down to economic forces, say researchers.
A new paper outlines an additional layer to the Lightning Network that would make payment channels even more scalable.
Day one of Scaling Bitcoin 2017 presented a change of pace for an event that grew out of the network's technical contention.
The Lightning Network isn't yet live on bitcoin, but that doesn't mean developers aren't theorizing the kinds of ambitious apps that it could enable.
Ethereum's answer to bitcoin's Lightning Network will have one notable difference – a publicly traded token to be sold in a Dutch auction in…
The developers behind Raiden Network have launched an early, simplified version of the scaling solution on the ethereum test network.
A new proposal for optimizing bitcoin's Lightning Network suggests off-chain micropayments could become even more scalable than conceived.