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At this rate, Taproot (BIPs 340-342) should be locked in by Friday, with activation slated for ~November.

Bitcoin's upgrade cycle is by design slow and steady, so it may be prudent to begin reviewing the BIP 118 SIGHASH_ANYPREVOUT proposal now:

Check out anyprevout.xyz/

TL,DR: SIGHASH_ANYPREVOUT enables Eltoo (which allows for a whole suite of Lightning related improvements, including channel factories) Blind Statechains, Spacechains and more!

There's still plenty of work to be done - the checklist on anyprevout.xyz lays out the steps to BIP 118 activation - but the last PR at least is fairly lightweight in terms of LoC to review. Dig into it at github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/com !

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