Segwit2x Hard Fork Cancelled
The SegWit2x Hard Fork has been cancelled. This had intended to increase the block size to 2MB while keeping SegWit. With the hard fork that we have just had implementing SegWit, it was an opportunity for  a good scaling solution to be implemented, and it was not. They feared a chain split and a divide… (0 comment)

BREAKING: Lightning Network Alpha Released
It has happened. The first release of the Lightning Network in alpha stages has been released. This comes at a time when Litecoin has released their latest version which includes the soft fork for SegWit (Segregated Witness) with signalling starting on January 28. F2Pool, which carries around half the Litecoin hashing power is supporting segregated… (0 comment)

Litecoin Developer Charlie Lee speaks about SegWit
Charlie Lee, the Litecoin Developer speaks out about Segregated Witness on Litecoin. He has advocated Segwit on both Litecoin and Bitcoin, it fixes problems such as transaction malleability and increases capacity and enables networks such as the Lightning network to be built on top of whatever Bitcoin related currency that implements it. Charlie describes that… (0 comment)