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.


9 Apr 2019 1 minute read 0 comments Crypto Pappy

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Litecoins Loafwallet removed from Google

8 Apr 2019 1 minute read 2 comments kingscrown

One of coolest mobile wallets Loafwallet has been taken dwon from Google Play Bitcoin wallets are fine, so hopefully this is just some bug or small licenses update or rules update bu...


4 Apr 2019 1 minute read 0 comments dominicorleone

Update LTCThe LTC now touches the $ 86 area and hopefully successfully touches the $ 111 area, if it matches this prediction, after touching $ 111 it will drop to the $ 32 area, hopefully this year's bearish finish

Litecoin More Valuable Than Ethereum?

4 Apr 2019 1 minute read 0 comments silvergoldcrypto

Could the price of one Litecoin exceed that of one Eth?

Bullish On Litecoin (LTC)

2 Apr 2019 1 minute read 0 comments silvergoldcrypto

There appears to be a bullish pattern on the Litecoin chart:

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13 Mar 2019 1 minute read 0 comments Crypto Pappy

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6 Mar 2019 1 minute read 0 comments NyaWed

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3 Cryptos to Watch: LTC Move Back to $150 Should Support ETH and XRP

19 Dec 2021 1 minute read 0 comments FX Empire

After a second consecutive day in the red, a move through the day’s pivots would be needed to avoid another pullback.

Litecoin + BCH Faucet that actually pays out

18 May 2021 3 minute read 26 comments TrocProcLock

Ever since Bonus Bitcoin went offline I have been looking out for a Faucet to replace it that I could add into my daily routine. It took me a while but after some digging I found it! I finally found not 1 but 2. You may have seen the developers post...