Seven countries, including France as well as Malta, put their weight behind the “Southern European Countries Ministerial Declaration on Distributed Ledger Technologies.” Italy, Malta, Cyprus, France, Greece, Portugal, and Spain, dubbed the “Mediterranean seven,” have signed a formal agreement and lobbied the European Union to promote distributed ledger technology (DLT). The new
Cryptocurrency hardware wallet manufacturer Ledger has updated its support of Monero (XMR) for its Nano S device, the company confirmed in a press release shared with CBNN Nov. 30. The French company, which along with Trezor and KeepKey is one of the oldest hardware wallet manufacturers in the industry, said the Nano S was already compatible with Monero’s latest GUI 0.13 release.
Bitcoin’s nascent mainnet implementation of the Lightning Network (LN) has reached a new milestone, surpassing 4,000 nodes for the first time. LIGHTNING NETWORK HANDLES $750K Data from monitoring resource 1ML confirms the latest growth of Bitcoin’s second layer designed for faster/cheaper payments, Lightning Network, which at press time has a total of