@MarkLundeberg is a developer working on the implementation of Schnorr signatures for the Bitcoin Cash network upgrade.
As the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) network upgrade on 15th May draws nearer, a lot of people are wondering what it will involve.
In this article, I’ll give a quick and simple explanation of what the upgrade is all about: Schnorr Signatures.
Why do Schnorr signatures matter?
Since Bitcoin’s inception, it has used the ‘Elliptic Curve Digital Signature Algorithm’ (aka ECDSA) for transaction signatures.