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" I believe lightning will also play a big role in sending messages in the future, where I can send 1 sats and include my message as they note... good luck tracking that. "
With a quick search, I discovered two messaging tools that utilize the Lightning Network:
I would like to explore this topic and invite others who have more knowledge to explain it in more detail, here are some of my questions:
Is there any limitation in terms of the amount of characters that can be included in these messages?
Could LN potentially serve as a complete substitute for emailing and messaging apps such as WhatsApp or Signal? Is any of you using the apps i mentioned above in the post?
What are the drawbacks of using LN for messaging purposes?
How reliable are this messages when it comes to security and privacy?
Finally, it would be interesting to know the standpoint of the lord of LN nodes himself, @DarthCoin