Lightning Network is being developed at the speed of light, a big improvement was just released by Christian Decker and Rusty Russell (two very trustworthy blockstream devs) called eltoo. #very very bullish.

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Cryptocurrency exchanges add new tech to speed up bitcoin transactions by 20%

Coinbase and Bitfinex, the two largest exchanges by U.S. dollar-bitcoin trading volume, are adopting a software called SegWit. The move should lower transaction fees by up to 20 percent, and speed up trading across the network, Bitfinex says. High transaction fees were a key reason for the "fork" from …
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