Network micropayments of bitcoin continues to grow steadily. Thus, according to 1ml, for the past 30 days number of active nod grew by almost 15% and has at the moment is 6090.

During the same period, the number of channels has risen to 24 680 (+27.4 percent), network capacity has grown to 657.14 BTC or almost $2.4 million at the current exchange rate (+15%).

Recall, the mark 600 BTC was overcome at the end of January.

Meanwhile, a global campaign of the Lightning Torch, which earlier this week was joined by the CEO of Twitter, Jack Dorsey, continues its March across the planet. In the last 24 hours torch appeared at the famous trader and investor WhalePanda, after which he was transferred to the China user to Yuki, but from the fact moved Daniel from Dubuque liberland is.


— Yuki⚡ (@pr5whyjepc) February 9, 2019

On behalf of @Liberland_org I hold the #LNTrustChain ⚡ app TORCH 🔥

The movement is real. Post me an invoice for 3110000 satoshi and accept this honor.

— Daniel Dabek (@dandabek) February 10, 2019

The campaign is organized on the principle of the Olympic torch relay – the initial payment of 100,000 Satoshi (0.001 BTC) every new member adds another 10 000 Satoshi, challenging the next user. At the moment the total amount in the relay has grown to 3100000 Satoshi (0.31 BTC).

We will remind, earlier ForkLog wrote about the developer from Spain who has created a plugin that allows you to obtain limited access to a closed Wi-Fi network for Lightning-payment of 100 Satoshi.