Published on September 17th, 2017 | by bitcoin0
How Bitcoin Could Free Catalonia from Government Control
This situation has brought Bitcoin into the spotlight as a potential solution to the conflict.
In this brief article, CoinTelegraph will attempt to analyze how Bitcoin could free Catalonia from Spain’s mandate.
Therefore, the actual number of people using Bitcoin is probably significantly lower than the total number of active wallets.
In the unlikely event that Bitcoin was implemented as an immediate method of payment, the Bitcoin Blockchain would probably suffer from significant congestion and elevated transaction fees.
Potential solutions to Bitcoin’s scalability issues, like Lightning Network, would help Bitcoin to take on such a large influx of users.