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Liquid

Legendary guest Dr. Adam Back updates his Bitcoin observations. The Bitcoin Knowledge Podcast «<good overview lightning and liquid

Legendary guest Dr. Adam Back, cofounder and CEO of Blockstream, gives his latest observations of the Bitcoin ecosystem. Crypto Simplified: Explaining Sidechains - The Block The launch of Blockstream’s Liquid Network brings with it a resurgence of questions surrounding sidechains. As with everything we do here at The Block we are going to take a “Crypto Simplified” approach at explaining sidechains. What are sidechains? In simplest terms, s… Blockstream Help (@BlockstreamHelp) Liquid is temporarily unavailable due to a scheduled upgrade that requires additional functionary action. This upgrade will complete in the next 12 hours. All funds in Liquid are secure during this outage. We apologize for any inconvenience. Blockstream’s New Solution To Bitcoin’s Liquidity Problem Looks Od… Blockstream’s Liquid sidechain purports to be an innovative solution to Bitcoin’s chronic illiquidity. But it inadvertently replicates something with which we are all too familiar. Blockstream’s Liquid Network for “High Value” Bitcoin Paymen… Blockstream’s COO Samson Mow explains how “Liquid is designed to facilitate fast and reliable high value transfers” of bitcoin (and other cryptocurrencies – eventually.) Paul Sztorc (@Truthcoin) Yes, it is true! You can now run our testnet, and send BTC to and from the first P2P sidechain: “Sidechain One”. We will have LargeBlock and HugeBlock sidechains up soon, and of course the super-alpha of my futarchy project @BitcoinHivemind !! Bitcoin Takes a Step Toward Becoming a ‘Multi-Network’ Cryptocurrency Messari News (@MessariNews) Bull Bitcoin joins Blockstream’s Liquid exchange network https://t.co/lGyIh46gs7

Drivechain

drivechain.info Drivechain Release Announcement Drivechain Project Sees an Influx of Development Since Launch - Bi…

Software developer Paul Sztorc revealed on Sept. 24 the launch of his first iteration of Drivechain, a sidechain concept that enables a cross-chain Since Drivechain has launched, the project has added a slew of sidechain tools and another chain that resembles the Bitcoin Cash…

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