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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.

Litecoin Adoption Spreading, Surf Air Is the Latest

Charlie Lee's digital currency was in the spotlight throughout May. After partnering with Abra and Bookmaker, Litecoin is now usable at VRPorn, TapJets and...

What to Expect with the Litecoin Aliant Partnership

Litecoin underwent a recent slump after LitePay, the supposed official payment processor of the crypto, failed to continue its operation. It was surprising because...

Litecoin Dominates Dark Web

Every innovation has some disadvantages. The internet might have connected us in more ways expected, but it also enabled opportunists to use this interconnectedness...

LitePay Suddenly Shuts Down

Litecoin might be one of the most popular cryptocurrencies to date, but its popularity wasn't enough to sustain the operation of the much-hyped exclusive...

Litecoin Cash Is Here – Everything You Need to Know

Litecoin Cash is said to significantly speed up transfer speeds. The creator of Litecoin, Charlie Lee, denies such reports. This can be compared to...

Litecoin Price Surge Linked with Bitfinex Issues

Less than a month since it breached the US$100 for the first time since its inception, Litecoin's rise seems to show no signs of...

Litecoin Price Surges Forward as Trading Volume Grows

Litecoin users have had a surprisingly good week. While most cryptocurrencies and altcoins enjoyed a rise in price, Litecoin stood out with their rapid...

Litecoin Has Been on a Tear – Can the Cryptocurrency Continue...

While Bitcoin has been getting the lion's share of the press, other cryptocurrencies have been on tears of their own. Among the most remarkable...
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