Lightning Network & Lightning App Programming
Learn how the lightning network works from the ground up, how it revolutionizes payments with cryptocurrencies and how to build Lightning Apps.
The crypto ecosystem is growing and now we are seeing adoption of the first second layer solutions. The lightning network is a network of payment channels on top of bitcoin that offers almost instant, cheap and fast micro-transactions. The lightning network is growing steadily and has already over 30,000 payment channels with a total capacity of $9M dollars.
Just like the internet, most of the innovation and development happens on top of the original protocol - on the application level. To understand the lightning network is fundamental if you want to be a part of the next wave of innovation coming to crypto.
In this course we will learn what lightning is, how it works on a detailed level and how you can build applications using the lightning network. This course will give you everything you need in order to stay on the cutting edge of innovation in crypto.
Filip is a software developer, blockchain entrepreneur and an early adopter of bitcoin. He is the CEO of Stockholm Blockchain Group and founder of multiple startups in the crypto and blockchain space. Filip has a background in Computer Science from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm.