We just want to make bitcoin become great again, “Purse in the latest announcement said,” Bcoin, this is a solution to help us manage the bitcoin wallet infrastructure, it will not pose a threat to the bitcoin network”.
Bcoin will help the bitcoin infrastructure construction
The first project launched by the Purse.io encryption currency, is used for bitcoin discount consumption of amazon. In order to do this, Purse established its own infrastructure.
The main problem is to find the wallet management infrastructure mode. Admit the startup, the work efficiency in the software of Core is low, the reason lies in the client code library.
Allow new applications
About Bcoin wants to achieve Purse, so described: “it can accelerate the development of the agreement, to solve the scalability problem through the implementation of lightning network, and enable the cool features such as smart contracts.”
In order to achieve this goal, the company also attracted former BitPay employee Christopher Jeffrey (ChristopherJeffrey).
“Bcoin is the most easy to use bitcoin bank,” the company said, “it supports isolation verification (Segwit), lightning network and Schnorr signature, and other popular new BIP (bitcoin improvement proposal).”
The company said, Bcoin offers the following technical characteristics:
Block chain validation;
In the browser and app in the operation of this machine;
A purse and wallet database system;
The memory pool (MEMPool) / miners;
The rest of the API;
Support the isolation network, Versionbits, authentication, lightning CSV, BIP70, BIP151, BIP152, BIP150 and MAST;
It is reported that Bcoin is a MIT licensed open source project, in the next few weeks, Purse will be integrated into the Bcoin backend.
“This is the substitution of a BitcoinCore infrastructure, it has the BitcoinCore does not have the function,” Purse chief technology officer told reporters.