Lightning Network is a Layer 2 solution on top Bitcoin (Layer 1).

Under normal conditions we should run our own Bitcoin Full Node and point the Lightning Network Node to it. …


In this article we will look in detail at how the balance of a Lighting Network channel gets updated without any of the participants risking their funds.

Lightning Network is an adversarial network, participants do not trust the other side. In fact they expect that the “others” will try to…


Bitcoin has contracts, it always did. A contract is just a small script (program) that gets executed when an output is being spent. …

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