Litecoin (LTC) News, Price Predictions, Opinions and Analyses Created by Users

Litecoin (LTC)

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Litecoin (LTC) is a P2P and open source project invented by Charlie Lee in 2011. The LTC token resembles Bitcoin in many ways, but has many distinct differences which has led market enthusiasts to dub it the silver to Bitcoin’s gold. 

Litecoin is a fork of Bitcoin Core, and has a block generation time that is a quarter of Bitcoin’s, at 2.5 minutes and 4 times as many max tokens at 84 million tokens. It is also uses a different hashing algorithm that is more demanding of memory. 

Its mining algorithm requires processes to take place serially, which significantly reduces the advantage of those capable of purchasing ASIC hardware. The intention was to make mining as decentralized as possible, i.e. it makes the power to purchase expensive hardware less of a factor in determining mining capacity. Bitcoin, at this point, is well-known for its mining to be out of reach of most people. Litecoin is a financially lucrative alternative to the number 1 token in this regard.

LTC continues to be one of the most discussed and monitored cryptocurrencies still, years after its launch, a distinction not shared by many other cryptocurrencies. The quicker transaction processing times has led some analysts to believe that Litecoin will be a better alternative to Bitcoin in real-world applications, but scalability and performance improvements to Bitcoin (and Litecoin itself) could change opinions in the years to come. Founder Charlie Lee himself has said that Bitcoin does well as a store of value, while Litecoin is optimal for day to day transactions. 

In this tag, read Litecoin (LTC) news, price predictions, opinions and analyses created by users.


My Crypto Portfolio (May)

12 May 2021 5 minute read 14 comments johnwege

One of the things in the cryptocurrency market that I always find very interesting is how different people's portfolios can be.  Everyone has their own likes, beliefs and investing strategy that leads them towards choosing certain coins to invest in....

Litecoin Gained A New All-Time High

11 May 2021 1 minute read 1 comment Fety Bernard Etienne(fetinafety)

The 383 latest ATH back 2018 then has broken. In my point of view, it's confirmed Litecoin (LTC) 's a long bull run for this year. On May 10th, 2021 Litecoin reached a new ATH of 413 USD peak. Litecoin pullback down to SMA 50 in 4h timeframe...

How I Stop from Refreshing my Portfolio every five minutes...

11 May 2021 1 minute read 0 comments KatsuCrypto

What’s up y’all! After a fun-filled weekend of some Up Only, we finally seem to be served with a little dip.  The run that Ethereum has been on has been nothing short of spectacular! As most of us that have been holding crypto for longer than the Dog...

SHIBA, DOGE ed ETH infiammano il Mercato!

10 May 2021 1 minute read 0 comments dexpartacus

Aggiornamento sul mercato su quello che è successo nel week end: il fenomeno dei meme coin, con Doge e Shiba.Inoltre su Litecoin siamo estremamente bullish ed Ethereum macina massimi storici tutti i giorni, proveremo anche a fare un analisi sul cicl...

Crypto Banter Notes - 051021 - Monday May 10, 2021

10 May 2021 1 minute read 0 comments cryptogardens

New Coin Launches DFYN on Polygon launches today, allows cross-chain liquidity. Donkey on Superstarter launches this week, will allow for one-touch farming. Market Conditions Doge coin crashed as predicted, combination of buy-the-rumor-sell-the-news...

Price analysis: BTC, ETH, BNB, LTC (10.05.21)

10 May 2021 3 minute read 1 comment Trading ideas

  Daily cryptocurrency market indicators. Source: Coin360 Good morning! The market is in a good plus today, Bitcoin is now trading at $59,000 thousand, and on the 4-hour chart we see confirmation of the breakdown of the downtrend.Ethereum rose by $1...

Ethereum and Litecoin: What is happening?

10 May 2021 1 minute read 0 comments KatsuCrypto

Like that song by Chaka Khan and Rufus, “Tell me something good!” Ethereum and Litecoin are pumping so hard right now and it just feels like vindication! I’ve held ETH and bought dips and we’re finally here! $4k ETH!  It’s been quite a while since I’...

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT LITECOIN?

8 May 2021 3 minute read 0 comments PorshDan

WHAT IS LITECOIN?Litecoin is a cryptocurrency that was founded in 2011, two years after bitcoin, by a former Google engineer named Charlie Lee. Measured by market capitalization, Litecoin is the ninth-largest cryptocurrency. Initially, it was a stro...

Poor Man's Litecoin Miner!

8 May 2021 1 minute read 0 comments CityLife20

Hello Folks.    So, if you have a android phone, and Telegram installed, you can make a auto-income by setting up a bot for the Telegram PTC/Faucet.    The typical income rate would be: 2,7hours = 0.06€   (The reward for watching a 10sec ad varies al...

Litecoin ATH Updated: Is This The Beginning Of A Huge Ball Rolling To The Moon?

7 May 2021 1 minute read 2 comments Fety Bernard Etienne(fetinafety)

Litecoin (LTC)  is my top  #4 Coin in 2021 proceed  EOS (EOS)  which is my top  #5. Yesterday, I updated  #EOS while its bull run breaks over up to 13USD. When I choose my top 5 Cryptos back on February 20th, 2021, there is someone who s...