The new Development Kit de Spiral aims to address a place where cryptocurrency can be sent to and from, in the form of a string of letters and numbers. many of the difficulties that developers were experiencing in connecting their products and applications with Lightning Network, the second layer solution for payments Bitcoin.
The subsidiary company ofSquare (Coming soonBlock) especialmente dedicada al desarrollo de Bitcoin, Spiral, announced the launch of its newDevelopment Kit specially designed forLightning Network.
Spiral launches newKit de Desarrollo para Lightning Network a network refers to all nodes in the operation of a blockchain at any given moment in time.
The announcement was made through a short a trading technique in which a trader borrows an asset in order to sell it, with the expectation that the price will continue to decline. In the event that the price does decline, the short seller will then buy the asset at this lower price in order to return it to the lender of the asset, making the difference in profit. film published yesterday on various channels, in which some basic concepts were reviewed and more details were offered in relation to this newKit deDevelopment based on the second layer solution, which streamlines payments across the network.Bitcoin.
In this regard, the manager of the project area forSpiral, Conor Okus, indicated:
“The Developer Kit for Lightning is an easy and simple way to integrate instant Bitcoin the biggest and most popular cryptocurrency in the world. It is a decentralized digital currency that enables users to make trustless peer-to-peer transactions. payments into any application.”
For his part, the director ofSpiral, Steve Lee, indicated that the need for this Kit comes because many developers found it problematic to integrate their solutions withLightning Network, This could address the latency a delay between the input and output. In crypto, it usually refers to the delay in transaction processing by either the network or exchange. problems and high costs that would be involved in a transaction through the usual channels.
About the newDevelopment Kit
Already in relation to the newKit, those responsible forSpiral indicated that it is intended to address many of the existing barriers for stakeholders to implementLightning, so you can spend more time polishing your applications to optimize other details.
The development of thisKit took a few years, but finally the repositories are available for those interested in the languagesRust rust is a multi-paradigm programming language, similar to C++. ySwift through the official GitHub gitHub is one of the most popular code hosting platforms, allowing developers to collaborate on various projects. account.
Prior to this announcement, other teams such asBlue Wallet a place where cryptocurrency users can store, send and receive digital assets. indicated that they had made use of mobile implementations forLightning Network based on thisDevelopment KitThis made it possible for users to fund a payment channel for the network from their smart devices.
Square becomesBlock: A more holistic view ofBitcoin
Moreover, the announcement comes just a few days afterSquare, company responsible forSpiral, announced a rebranding that will now be known under the Block name, which will better align with its new mission / vision more focused onBitcoin y las aplicaciones con tecnología Blockchain.
The announcement was made by the same CEO of the company, Jack Dorsey, who indicated that the measure will be effective from next December 10 and that it aims for the company to experience greater growth by venturing into other areas:
“Creamos la marca Square para nuestro negocio de vendedores, que es donde pertenece… Block a file containing information on transactions completed during a given time period. Blocks are the constituent parts of a blockchain. es un nombre nuevo, pero nuestro propósito de empoderamiento económico sigue siendo el mismo, no importa cómo crezcamos o cambiemos, continuaremos creando herramientas para ayudar a que más personas tengan acceso a la economía”
If you want to see the announcement of the newDevelopment Kit paraLignthning Network, you can do so below:
- Jack Dorsey announces that his company Square will now be renamed Block
- Bitcoin enthusiast Jack Dorsey steps down as Twitter CEO
- Bitwage Processes First Bitcoin Payroll Payment via Lightning
Source:BitcoinMagazine, Github, Youtube
Version by Angel Di Matteo /DiarioBitcoin