28 Feb '16, 1pm

Lightning's Balancing Act: Challenges Face Bitcoin's Scalability Savior - CoinDesk

Lightning's Balancing Act: Challenges Face Bitcoin's Scalability Savior - CoinDesk

Some people like to call Lightning Network a caching layer, but it may be more accurate to think of it as a settlement deferral system. If you realize that a healthy economy has value constantly flowing back and forth amongst the participants (nodes) in the economy, you can see that many of the value transfers will actually cancel out and the net change in value distribution around the economic network will be much smaller than the total value transacted.

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