All posts tagged “SPV

Scaling Bitcoin is Political

“What is the right maximum blocksize?” This question is impossible to answer. There is no “right” blocksize, and everyone will have to lobby for their vision of the network. However, in order to actually persuade anyone of your position, you need to enumerate your end… Read More

Sidechains, Treechains, the TL;DR

This document is aimed at technical readers and is simply a brief explanation of sidechains and treechains as far as I understand them, based on public information.  Both are obviously still in very preliminary development, but this document is just to introduce the broad concepts, and… Read More