RoboSats - Simple and Private Bitcoin P2P Exchange
**RoboSats is now available on Umbrel!** If you have used or heard of Bisq you'll soon learn about the faster cheaper version P2P exchange, Robosats. RoboSats is a simple and private app to exchange bitcoin for national currencies. Robosats simplifies the P2P user experience and uses lightning hold invoices to minimize custody and trust requirements. The deterministically generated robot avatars help users stick to best privacy practices. Features: \- Privacy focused: your robot avatar is deterministically generated, no need for registration. \- More than 10 languages available and over 60 fiat currencies \- Safe: simply lock a lightning hodl invoice and show you are real and commited. \- No data collection. Your communication with your peer is PGP encrypted, only you can read it. \- Lightning fast: the average soverign trade finishes in \~ 8 minutes. Faster than a single block confirmation! \- Fully collateralized escrow: your peer is always committed and cannot run away with the funds. \- Strong incentives system: attempts of cheating are penalized with the slashing of the Sats in the fidelity bond. Guides and video tutorials available at [https://learn.robosats.com/watch/en](https://learn.robosats.com/watch/en) . You can join other cool Robots and get community support on the telegram group @robosats. GitHub: [https://github.com/Reckless-Satoshi/robosats](https://github.com/Reckless-Satoshi/robosats)
Lightning slowly reached 5k BTC locked !!! Amount locked growth is inversely correlated with BTC price (-71.25%) ?!?! Addresses that HODl more than 1K USD worth of bitcoin in the past year on the decline (77.18% price correlation).
Total BTC amount locked by the existing channels on the Lightning Network.
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