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Litecoin News

Latest Litecoin News ✅ – Stay up to date with the current news as it happens. Litecoin is an altcoin that was created as a lighter version of Bitcoin.

Here’s a quick summary including some of the characteristics of Litecoin:

  • It was created in 2011 by Charlie Lee, a former Google employee.
  • It was a fork of the Bitcoin client.
  • Litecoin’s block generation time is quicker than Bitcoin’s, therefore transactions are quicker.
  • Litecoin uses a different hashing algorithm than Bitcoin (scrypt, rather than SHA-256).
  • Litecoin’s hashing script enables it to also be mined on regular PCs, rather than just on high-end ASIC miners.

A New Litecoin Whale Moves 60% of Coin’s Market Cap in...

A new Litecoin whale has emerged out of the blue. On November 30, about 35.4 million LTC, which accounts for 60% of the coin’s...

A Litecoin Transaction Worth $62 Million, Reported to Cost Just 50...

A transaction of over 1 million LTC was recently completed incurring just 50 cents in cost according to 'Litecoin.com'. In a medium post 'Litecoin.com' they note...

How Could Over a Million Clover POS Stations Integrate Litecoin and...

Jon Moore, VP of Nationwide Merchant Solutions, discovered a way to integrate Litecoin and Bitcoin support buttons as a payment means across more than...

Gemini Offers 4 New Trading Pairs After Adding LTC Support; Temporary...

Word has just come in that cryptocurrency exchange Gemini received the requisite regulatory approval to add Litecoin trading to its platform. The boutique digital...

New SALT Update Adds Litecoin Support, Adds New Interest Rates

SALT, the large Blockchain-Backed Loans provider, announced a major update on its platform. Litecoin has now been added to its list of supported cryptocurrencies. Not...

Bitnovo Will Now Support Litecoin on Its Debit Card

Bitnovo-operated BitCard, a cryptocurrency debit card, has launched support for Litecoin. The news was announced by Litecoin on its Medium blog. There has been some...

Multicoin Capital Shorts Litecoin Claiming It’s “Significantly Overvalued”

It has been some time since one of Bitcoin’s most popular forks, Litecoin, made an impact in the world of blockchain and cryptocurrencies. In...

US Lawmaker Tulsi Gabbard Discloses Her Crypto Investments: Ethereum and Litecoin

Following the footsteps of Virginia Republican Robert Goodlatte, US representative Tulsi Gabbard has also revealed her cryptocurrency holdings. Her financial disclosure reports show investments...

Litecoin, the “Digital Silver,” Is Actually Undervalued, Claims an eToro study

If Bitcoin is the digital equivalence of gold, which cryptocurrency would qualify for the honorary title of the “digital silver?” For the analysts at...

Litecoin Is Added to Crypto.Com MCO Wallet

The MCO Wallet App by Crypto.com will now support Litecoin (LTC) on its platform. The wallet already supports four currencies, including Bitcoin (BTC), Binance...
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