Microsoft: “Some blockchain communities increased on-chain tx capacity (blocksize increases), this approach generally degrades the decentralized state & cannot reach the millions… we’re collaborating on decentralized Layer 2 protocols that run atop ‘BTC’ blockchain to achieve global scale”

Microsoft: "Some blockchain communities increased on-chain tx capacity (blocksize increases), this approach generally degrades the decentralized state & cannot reach the millions... we're collaborating on decentralized Layer 2 protocols that run atop 'BTC' blockchain to achieve global scale" submitted by /u/antonesamy
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Cryptocurrencies join the global financial market sell-off as bitcoin drops 7%

Bitcoin trades more than 6.5 percent lower near $ 10,410 as of 11:37 a.m., ET, according to CoinDesk's bitcoin price index. Ethereum, ripple, stellar and other cryptocurrencies also sell off. Benjamin Roberts, co-founder and CEO of Citizen Hex, an ethereum-focused start-up, attributes the declines to …
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PayPal's Wences Casares: 'I Can Imagine A World In Which Bitcoin Becomes A Global Standard Of …

Casares is known as "patient zero" in terms of Silicon Valley's interest in Bitcoin and blockchain technology, but he thinks the road to success for Satoshi Nakamoto's original creation may be much more boring than most of the people in Silicon Valley and on Wall Street would like to think. In the recent …
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