Yesterday, Radar — a Denver-based technology startup looking ahead to the new financial paradigm — released a new “onboarding experience” for Bitcoin’s Lightning Network. Called ION, the new project is an interactive guide for learning how the Lightning Network works and for experimenting with the popular second-layer solution to Bitcoin’s scalability issues. 


Until now, Radar has been most widely known for Radar Relay, a decentralized application (dApp) on Ethereum.

Radar’s new Lightning Network onramp may be the easiest way for individuals to get connected to Bitcoin’s second-layer solution. According to a press release, ION’s homepage “includes everything a new user needs to join the Lightning Network on a single page, including a testnet mode sandbox for new users to experiment with Lightning payments risk-free and a mainnet mode with comprehensive resources to behind using real Bitcoin for real products and services.”

Additionally, Radar offers ION News to keep users up to date on the latest…

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Source: https://thebitcoinnews.com/radar-releases-one-stop-onramp-for-bitcoins-lightning-network/