Can the lightning-fast network in the United States make Bitcoin lightning fast?

[This article was translated from Delphi Digital's report in May 2019 and was authorized by the author. The number of nodes in the lightning network has increased significantly. With the launch of the "Lightning Torch" campaign, the popularity in the United States should not be underestimated. Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has publicly stated that he is trying to use the lightning network on Twitter to make bitcoin rewards. However, the lightning network has not attracted enough attention in China. As of today, the number of nodes in China is only 36, accounting for 0.815 of the whole network, and the number of payment channels is 194, accounting for 0.56% of the whole network. Then, if you want to know the status quo of the lightning network, please see the following translations compiled by Chain Capital.


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