Posts with the tag “lightning-network”
Scaling Cryptocurrency Protocols
by Doug Faust on August 7th, 2018
The last year has seen a lot of discussion and effort put towards the goal of scaling cryptocurrency protocols. I will review the reason and difficulties in scaling a crypto protocol and do a quick round-up of these efforts to date. The term “blockchain” can be thrown around in the non-technical press with a cachet as if it’s some sort of rocket science brain surgery non-linear quantum cryptograp...