Bitcoin News – January 2019

This month we saw an increase of 20% in capacity on the Lightning Network, a new Bitcoin developer school in Switzerland, data on the increased number of transactions, mining decentralization, 50% of btc not having moved in a year and an increased association of Bitcoin with freedom.

What the monthly news is about:

For those unfamiliar, each day I pick out the most popular/relevant/interesting stories in r/Bitcoin and save them. At the end of the month I release them in one batch, to give you a quick (but not necessarily the best) overview of what happened in bitcoin over the past month. 

A recap of Bitcoin in January 2019

Adoption

Development

Security

Mining

Business

Research

Education

Regulation & Politics

Archeology (Financial Incumbents)

Price & Trading

Fun & Other