The payment channels are the system used to register transactions between two users of a blockchain without overloading the network. These transactions are bilateral and, when they have finished, the channel is closed and its final state is sent to the blockchain. Therefore, this system allow a much better scalability for the network. One of the most popular payment channels system is Lightning Network, which is implemented in Bitcoin protocol.« Back to Glossary Index
The metaverse is a digital ecosystem where physical users interact through avatars. This ecosystem replicates the real world but without its physical limitations. The access to this environment is possible through computers, but the feeling of immersion is much better with glasses of augmented reality.
Web 3.0 is how we refer to the third generation of Internet services for web pages and applications. Web 1.0 consisted of static pages in which users couldn’t interact. Next, Web 2.0 introduced user collaboration through, among other things, social networks. Web 3.0 will use data comprehension to achieve intelligent, open, and connected websites. The […]