Bitcoin Scalability Solutions

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Jan. 18, 2018


An overview of Bitcoin's scaling issues and the Lightning Network's potential role in alleviating them. Discusses existing proposed solutions, payment channels, using time for atomicity, and speculation on the economic implications.



What Lightning Network Needs: Malleability fix which allows spends from unconfirmed transactions Relative Maturity Accounting for bursts in block sizes Coding the wallet

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