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Las Vegas strip club now accepts bitcoin 

Yes, even strip clubs are now into bitcoins. With more and more businesses accepting bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies as a payment, a strip club...

Bitcoin ecosystem allotted $210,000 donation by the Humanitarian Foundation

Three Bitcoin Core contributors, two Lightning Network wallet teams, and an Arabic translator will be the recipients of a $210,000 donation from the Bitcoin...

Elon Musk claims Lightning Network needed to scale Bitcoin transactions

After a complete, 180-degree turn from bitcoin, Tesla Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk is on Twitter once again, talking about the system and its...
User error leads to 4 BTC loss on Lightning Network

MIT unveils 4X improvement on Lightning Network called Spider

The Spider routing scheme uses a quarter of the funds, and processes four time the transactions, as existing Layer 2 solutions. Researchers from the Massachusetts...

Will ‘Lightning Torch 2’ just highlight the network’s problems?

One year on and the Lightning Torch is back. But is it too early for a rerun that could highlight the issues currently plaguing...
$400 botnet could bring down Bitcoin's Lightning Network

$400 botnet could bring down Bitcoin’s Lightning Network

If you have any Bitcoin locked on Lightning, it's worth considering taking it out, with researchers demonstrating funds are at risk. Researchers at Florida International...

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