Sideshift App Demonstrates a Trade Between Lightning Network BTC and Tether

Back in October reported on the influx of development tied to Drivechain, a project initiated by software developer Paul Sztorc. At the time we also covered the project’s extension applications coded by the programmer Andreas Brekken. One of those applications Brekken conceived allowed any Drivenet coins to be swapped between any blockchain protocol. On Friday, an application called was used to demonstrate a bitcoin core (BTC) to tether (USDT) swap using the Lightning Network. Introducing Sideshift Jan. 11 saw a demonstration of, an application that allows users to swap cryptocurrencies between chains. Sideshift was first revealed last year by Andrea Brekken among the suite of applications he created for the Drivechain project. Brekken is the chief executive officer of the review site and the infamous coder who once held the most BTC ($220,000) on the Lightning Network last year. The Sideshift platform allows people to convert…

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