Roger Ver Is “Hopefully Optimistic” for Lightning Network’s Bitcoin Scaling Solution

Roger Ver Is “Hopefully Optimistic” for Lightning Network’s Bitcoin Scaling Solution

One of the first millionaires to come out of the Bitcoin industry, current owner of, and Bitcoin Unlimited proponent Roger Ver told Chris DeRose of the Bitcoin Uncensored podcast the other day that while he is “optimistic” about Lightning Network, the scaling solution being developed by Blockstream, he doesn’t believe that the main network should in the meantime be “hindered” in favor of something as-yet-unproven. Directly following that, DeRose’s co-host Junseth told Ver that his opinion was “nowhere near as valid” as that of Peter Todd or Adam Back or Gregory Maxwell. Two of....

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