June Bitcoin Diamond Progress Report
1. [lightning network development]
We tested the stability of The lightning network on our testnet by creating nodes, payment channels, declaring and paying transaction requests, confirming receipts across nodes, and testing payments between sender and reciever. These series of tests on all the processes for lightning network development has been completed successfully. Some problems related to stability has been recorded and also modified.
All tests for basic function of the lightning network has been done.
2. [BitcoinDiamond development]
BitcoinDiamond Testnet is running well, and a new version will be released very soon with lots of upgrades. Some updates to expect in the next version includes New boost versions requirement v1.47.0 minimum; upgrade ZMQ to Python3 support; unify code style and replace some function names; simplify code by delete useless priority judgment; add return error code; modify some misleading hints; reconstructing ZapWalletTxes to increase stability; adding functions to create purses through JSON RPC requests; replacing old syntax with c++ new features, optimizing namespace, updating annotations, expanding documents, and increasing document readability.
3. [BCD wallet app Development]
We’ve completed the basic functional development of BCD wallet app. We added the private key (QR code or string) recovery, the history bill and transaction details access, PIN codes to protect the wallet and the encrypted storage wallet data. Also, the wallet name modification, account switching and all of the QR code scanning system has been integrated successful
1. Update the official website 3.0 vison：btcd.io
2. BCD has established partnership with Themis(Token code GET) to enhance our payment applications.Themis has already launched their test network by end June and BCD will be the first digital currency supported .
3. BCD foundation be invited to KAIREX grand opening on Jun 29. BCD will be the base currency of KAIREX exchange.
4. Bitcoin Diamond (BCD) now has an online mining address with the BTCC Pool. With no need to log in, you can simply connect your mining machine to start mining at
To celebrate this new feature, you can mine @BitcoinDiamond_ with a 120% PPS income guarantee!
5. BCD foundation Chinese consultant, founder of BTCC, founder of Le Tung capital Yang Linke, was invited to attend the China Venture Capital Forum and delivered his speech about blockchain trend.
6. community volunteer make the video about BCD’s technogy: "How does the lightning network work?" "BCD payment"
7. Cryptocurrency market website coinbio.com has empoly BCD
8. The community held the World Cup. By the end of June 30th, more than 1000+ users had participated
9. BCD Korean community held BCD Meetup Day in Guro Digital Park, Seoul, Korea in June 4th.