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Former Olympic Wrestler Ben Askren Promotes Litecoin (LTC) Ahead of UFC 235

Cryptocurrency, Litecoin (LTC)–As the crypto markets struggle to retain the price gains which characterized the start of 2019, Litecoin has seen a small boost in popularity thanks to the efforts of a MMA promotion and its fighters. While most investors could think of more apparent avenues for crypto advertisement, it appears the Litecoin Foundation has found a home… Read More »

Latest Litecoin News: 71.5% of the Total LTC Has Now Been Mined

Today, the blockchain project of Litecoin reached a new milestone as there are now 60 Million LTC minted as per information provided by Litecoin.com on Medium and LitecoinBlockHalf. The Litecoin algorithm has set the limit of LTC to be produced at 84 Million. The new benchmark of 60 Million signifies that approximately 71.5% of all LTC meant to… Read More »

Decentralized Crypto Networks ‘Must be Susceptible to 51% Attacks’: Litecoin Creator Charlie Lee

Ethereum Classic (ETC), the smaller spinoff of Ethereum, is still reeling from the 51% attack that was carried out on its blockchain, resulting in the theft of more than $1 million in ETC tokens and an almost 10% erosion of the cryptocurrency’s value. Reactions to this attack have been pouring in from various quarters, including the temporary ban… Read More »

Litecoin (LTC) Creator, Charlie Lee: If A Crypto Cannot be 51% Attacked, it is Not Decentralized

Right after news broke that the Ethereum Classic (ETC) cryptocurrency had been the victim of a 51% attack, one twitter user by the name of Crypto Tesla noted that a cryptocurrency has to be open for such attacks if it were to remain decentralized. His tweet was in response to one by Coinbase announcing that they had detected… Read More »

Litecoin (LTC) Jumps 11 Percent, Nears XLM in Market Cap

Bitcoin (BTC), Cryptocurrency, Litecoin (LTC)–While most investors focus on the price movement of Bitcoin as it nears $4,000, Litecoin has quietly posted the highest price gain on the day for coins ranked in the top ten. Litecoin, which currently holds the seventh position in total market capitalization, climbed 11 percent against the U.S. dollar over the last 24… Read More »

Litecoin Price Leaps 11% — Here’s What’s Fueling the LTC Rally

Litecoin on Saturday surged more than 11 percent against the US dollar, setting a fresh 2019 peak. The litecoin-to-dollar rate established an intraday high at $37.539 on a bounce from near-term ascending trendline support. The “digital silver” cryptocurrency since December 27 was consolidating inside a strict range much like its peers across the crypto-board. The renewed buying sentiment… Read More »

Crypto Enters The Ring: Litecoin (LTC) To Sponsor UFC Match

Litecoin Logo To Be Featured At UFC 232 Crypto startups are often known for their eccentricity. Snoop Dogg, for instance, was a featured performer at Ripple’s party post-Consensus. And Bill Clinton, yes THE Bill Clinton, was the keynote speaker at Ripple’s Swell event, which quickly gained notoriety in the cryptosphere as a sight to behold. Most recently, as revealed… Read More »

Litecoin (LTC) Founder Aims Sights At Crypto Adoption

Litecoin Founder Charlie Reminisces  Just one year ago, Litecoin’s founder Charlie Lee, better known as “Coblee” or “Satoshilite,” took to the Litecoin (LTC) subreddit to convey a surprising announcement. For those who missed the memo, Lee, who has been a cryptocurrency proponent for a majority of Bitcoin’s existence, revealed that he liquidated his LTC holdings to mitigate “conflicts… Read More »

First Look: HTC Demos Crypto Smartphone Exodus at Slush 2018

Advertisement Ten years ago, consumer electronics manufacturer HTC made history when it released the HTC Dream, the first commercial device to utilize the Android operating system. A few months later, another monumental event took place, when Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto mined the BTC Genesis Block, birthing what Phil Chen — HTC’s “chief decentralized officer” — coined a “quiet… Read More »

Tether (USDT) Flips Litecoin (LTC) In a Sign of the Times

Cryptocurrency, Litecoin (LTC), Tether (USDT)–As the crypto markets fall into another price rout to kick off the final month of the year, with the price of Bitcoin dropping below $3800, controversial stablecoin USDT has managed to flip Litecoin to become the seventh largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization. Litecoin, the invention of industry mainstay Charlie Lee and often described… Read More »