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.

Evonax - Exchange Cryptocurrency Without Any Fees

23 Apr 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Sajib Chy

Hi guys, This is my first post in this platform. I hope it will help You. I am going to introduce you with an Exchanger - Evonax Evonax  is an exchanger where you can exchange 6 most popular cryptocurrency that is Bitcoin, Etherium , Litecoin, Dogec...

An easy way to make money from home at the time of the quarantine #3

22 Apr 2020 3 minute read 0 comments Roberto D.

Before I started talking to you about the new method that will not-make-you-get-rich-but-maybe-yes (hope is the last to die) I wanted to ask you how you are. I don't know the situation in your country but in mine, Italy, there has been quarantine for...

Litecoin Price Prediction 2020 And On

22 Apr 2020 4 minute read 0 comments ChangeNOW

Winter might be here again. The current cryptocurrency market situation is a complete turnaround of what we started the year with. For some, crypto winter is here again, dashing the hopes of many who had anticipated an uptrend rally around this time...

This leading altcoin will update the lows of 2020: charts reflect its weakness. The opinion of analysts

21 Apr 2020 1 minute read 0 comments World Crypto

At the moment, 2020 cannot be called unsuccessful for Litecoin. At least one of the main altcoins in the industry follows the dynamics of Bitcoin and is now trading at the beginning of the year.                                     LTC rate dynamics...

Why is important to hold your cryptocurrencies!

21 Apr 2020 1 minute read 4 comments PVMihalache

  In December 2014 , my brother told about a virtual coin with great prospect to be the future currency of the world. I laughed so hard but I listened to his story. Was a bit of a fairy tale to believe that a virtual coin can be the future in global...

MyCrypto BETA - Easy LRC, DAI and BAT Cross-Conversion

20 Apr 2020 4 minute read 60 comments Thomas Wolf

LRC, DAI and BAT all cross-convert through MyCrypto Beta.  In fact, cross-conversion is really easy! So, if you were worried about LRC being too much of a pain, or worthless, think again.  Most of you are probably ready to instantly cash out to the t...

TOP 4 cryptocurrency news from the past week (BAT, ADA, XLM, XRP and LTC)

18 Apr 2020 2 minute read 5 comments Call me Steven

The cryptocurrency world is moving at a stupendous speed. Let's go through the top crypto news for BAT, ADA, XLM, LTC and XRP from the last week.   4. GMO Coin exchange announced BAT lending 7 days ago, the Japanese cryptocurrency trading giant - GMO...

Price Update: Cryptocurrency Markets Increase By 0.77% But There Is A Big Bull Run Coming

18 Apr 2020 1 minute read 2 comments Dominus1

Good day as usual, it a brand new day for crypto traders, hodlers and just curiosities. When I say curiositors, I mean those curious about what cryptocurrency is and have an interest in owning a cryptocurrency token of choice. Let get back to busines...

Fair BTC, LTC And EOS To Dollar Price Prediction

17 Apr 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Dominus1

Let delve into cryptocurrency price prediction for BTC, LTC and EOS against the US$ dollar for April 17, 2020. Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC/USD BTC/USD toughest hurdle lies in between $7,070 and $7,116 The cryptocurrency market has been on and off th...

HoneyGain IS LEGIT - Payment Proof

17 Apr 2020 7 minute read 30 comments Thomas Wolf

Update 5-4-2020:  The second cash-out was seamless and paid in under 24 hours, the process was far easier.  I posted a pictoral of what payments look like once you have the payment system established for subsequent cashouts. When I originally wrote...