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Litecoin Next Main Dark Web Currency?

Mar 30, 2018

Olusegun Ogundeji

What it would mean for Litecoin if it becomes the next dominant dark web currency is not clear. However, that is what a new study carried out by a team from Recorded Future suggests. The team includes software engineers, data scientists and technical business people. Their expertise is in...

After Litecoin Founder Charlie Lee Sold All His Litecoin

Dec 22, 2017

lylian Teng

Over these days, the breaking news in the cryptocurrency circle is that Charlie Lee, the creator of the world’s fifth-biggest cryptocurrency, Litecoin, unexpectedly "sold and donated" all of his litecoin on Wednesday this week. "Litecoin has been very good for me financially, so I am well of...

Litecoin And First Lightning Cross-Chain Swap

Nov 20, 2017

Olusegun Ogundeji

The first ever Lightning cross-chain swap from Bitcoin to Litecoin has been announced. Though still in a testing phase, the Lightning Labs team say they successfully swapped testnet Bitcoin for testnet Litecoin via a lightning channel to confirm the experiment. It resulted in the owner...

Litecoin Weathers Storm, Breaks New Price Reach

Sep 1, 2017

Olusegun Ogundeji

The cryptocurrency known to be the silver to Bitcoin’s gold reached two milestones this week: its asset’s price hit $60 and market cap rises above $3 billion. Unlike several other alternative currencies whose prices swing sometimes arbitrarily in reaction to a new development, what’s been ...

If Not Bitcoin Cash, Could Bitcoin Kill Litecoin?

Aug 14, 2017

Olusegun Ogundeji

Recent discussions about the SegWit activation and the Lightning Network implementation it would bring to the Bitcoin network has sparked a round of debate on whether it would reduce Litecoin’s relevance and value in the market. This has been compounded by the fact that recently, also, ther...

Will Bitcoin Cash Be a Litecoin Killer?

Jul 31, 2017


Update: Charlie Lee talks about Litecoin on CNBC and he doesn't see Bitcoin Cash as a threat. The price of Litecoin has been gaining momentum over the past few months with the activation of Segwit, or as some say, “survived bloodbath”. As Bitcoin is in a crucial stage and Ethere...

90% Rise in Four Days, Litecoin to da Moon?

Jun 20, 2017


Litecoin, the little brother of bitcoin, is shining brightly after five years of stagnancy. The price of per LTC has surged from $29.4 on June 16 to a new high of $56.4 on Okcoin this Monday. Charlie Lee, creator of litecoin, says that many factors are behind the spike, including his re...