The Only Bitcoin Explanation You’ll Need

LQwD Chief Executive Officer, Shone Anstey, has been a technology industry leader for more than 20 years, and holds a deep understanding of the industry.

Recently, he was invited to…

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The Only Bitcoin Explanation You’ll Need

LQwD Chief Executive Officer, Shone Anstey, has been a technology industry leader for more than 20 years, and holds a deep understanding of the industry.

Recently, he was invited to join Deal Night to share his views on Bitcoin: what makes it valuable, the long-term potential, and…

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Trust and the Rise of Bitcoin

LQwD CEO Shone Anstey, and Co-Author Stephen Thompson, have written a book all about Bitcoin: from how it started, where it came from and where it’s going.

In their analysis, the impact of Bitcoin has only just begun. It’s the natural continuation of the revolution of the internet, and it’s…

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Silicon Whale Launches $4.5B Web3 Acceleration Fund

Bitcoin and tech stocks seem to be correlated these days, some weeks more tightly than others. And while in general, both are having trouble gaining upward momentum, that hasn’t stopped the optimism from forward-thinking Silicon Valley venture capital firms (or LQwD’s!).

Most recently, well-known and most prominent venture capital firms,…

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Taro- The Best of Both Worlds

Imagine being able to run not just Bitcoin but also other digital assets through the Lightning Network.  

So far, it has only been possible to transact on the Lightning Network with Bitcoin. But this April, Lightning Labs made a proposal to change that by offering Taro, a…

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A Lightning Leap into the Future

From an investor’s point of view, Bitcoin’s price performance may seem lacklustre recently, but it hasn’t affected the Bitcoin Lightning Network’s explosive growth over the past eighteen months.

The Lightning Network, although still in its infancy, is having new uses discovered daily, with astronomical adoption rates for this new technology….

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The Swiss Take on Bitcoin

Lugano, Switzerland will adopt Bitcoin as legal tender allowing their citizens to pay for their public services and their taxes in cryptocurrency as well as access a new physical hub that will host blockchain events

‘Plan ₿’ is a joint effort between the city director, the mayor and the…

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LQwD Goes Global

Over the last few months, LQwD has been launching nodes all across Europe, Asia and the USA. 

LQwD’s expansion is strategic, our nodes now include US-West (Oregon), France, Italy, Ireland, England, Sweden, Germany, Singapore and Indonesia. Each routing node is experiencing growth in Bitcoin transactions and connected nodes…

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Who’s next to make Bitcoin legal tender?

January ended with an explosion of great news for Bitcoin adoption. Governments around the world have been rolling back their plans to restrict citizens’ access to Bitcoin. We have been seeing not just countries but also states within the USA publicize plans to make Bitcoin legal tender. Not…

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LQwD CEO & CTO Explain Lightning Network Node Strategy

Earlier this week, LQwD announced that the Company is deploying Lightning Network routing nodes in the important financial hubs of Germany and Singapore.

Our Chief Executive Officer, Shone Anstey, and Chief Technical Officer, Albert Szmigielski, have taken this opportunity to explain how the German and Singaporean Lightning Network routing nodes…

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The Rapid Rise of Lightning

Much like how the internet changed how information and knowledge were shared all around the world, the Lightning Network is changing how payments are made worldwide as well.

Providing lower fees, faster transactions, and the means to scale Bitcoin to allow for millions of transactions per second, it’s easy to…

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