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.


Litecoin Transactions Surge Following Release of LiteBringer Game

21 Sep 2020 2 minute read 11 comments TheDesertLynx

Litecoin's transaction volumes have increased severalfold following the release of role-playing game LiteBringer on to the Litecoin mainnet. Network data points to the game as a likely catalyst for the transaction surge. Announced last week, LiteBri...

LiteBringer: How I Nearly Lost My Mind and Found My Mr. Miyagi

25 Sep 2020 3 minute read 18 comments Blangs

In the midst of the DeFi madness and alt coin bleeding, a new adventure steps forward out of the shadows. A little more than a month after launch, LiteBringer has just crossed the threshold of 5,000 characters. That’s right. More than 5,000 rogues, f...

BitFlyer : The exchange that allows to buy Bitcoin with Paypal

22 Sep 2020 1 minute read 2 comments Gamma

BitFlyer allows its European users to buy Bitcoin with their Paypal accounts. With the integration of PayPal BitFlyer allows you to make deposits directly in euros on your account, it's a very interesting evolution to see that now it's possible to bu...

Bet Fury Dividend Pool Is Now At 70 BTC - Hold BFG Tokens To Get Your Share

24 Sep 2020 1 minute read 6 comments EarneyBitcoin

Bet Fury dividend pool is now at a whopping 70 BTC, and to get your share all you need to do is hold BFG tokens in your account.   This awesome looking gambling platform has huge amounts of money going through it every day and every time you gamble y...

Litecoin Price Analysis 26 September 2020

26 Sep 2020 1 minute read 2 comments Suryakantdalai

Remember to read the date of this post carefully. In this post, you will get the live price of daily Litecoin. We also provide you with the Litecoin's market capitalization, weekly, monthly value, trading volume, peak and lowest prices and trading vo...

How to make money if crypto goes down

19 Sep 2020 2 minute read 21 comments Roberto D.

Ophelia Snyder and Hany Rashwan, founders of "21Shares", challenged everyone by listing on the Zurich Stock Exchange one of the first ETPs with underlying a basket of cryptocurrencies, including Bitcoin. 21Shares has broadened horizons by landing on...

Sichuan: Mining farms destroyed

22 Sep 2020 1 minute read 1 comment Gamma

Sichuan: Mining farms destroyed Extremely heavy rain fell on the province of Sichuan creating mudslides and landslides particularly dangerous for the population. There have already been several deaths due to this disaster, and the electrical network...

Litecoin Price Analysis 24 September 2020

24 Sep 2020 1 minute read 1 comment Suryakantdalai

Remember to read the date of this post carefully. In this post, you will get the live price of daily Litecoin. We also provide you with the Litecoin's market capitalization, weekly, monthly value, trading volume, peak and lowest prices and trading vo...

BTC USDT Btc came to get doping? x channel analysis

21 Sep 2020 1 minute read 0 comments @bniv0123

  Hello friends.I wanted to talk about the btc situation in this analysis. As of now, more than 90 percent of the stock exchanges are seeing that the indicators turn red. The reason for this is the power of the btc factor, ie all markets see btc as...

Coinomi delisting gridcoin ?!?!

23 Sep 2020 1 minute read 10 comments yanis

Hello, In this article, I won't explain a share of bitcoin protocol or let you know an interesting coin, but it's only because of coinomi will delist gridcoin on 28/09.   I want to precise that you won't lose any fund (let's use bip39 tool for recove...