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Due to a mysterious project appearing on the MIT website featuring Litecoin, some say that Litecoin founder Charlie Lee is Satoshi Nakamoto, to which Lee lightly responds, “I’m outed!”
Litecoin pushed aside IOTA, NEM and Ethereum Classic to become again the number 4 cryptocurrency.
Litecoin creator Charlie Lee has started his full-time work on Litecoin celebrating a $12,000 donation.
As the content management platform Yours announces it will launch with Litecoin instead of Bitcoin. The altcoin releases its ambitious 2017 roadmap.
The rise in demand toward Litecoin pushed digital currency exchanges in major regions to add trading support for Litecoin users and investors.
Zhou’er’s Litecoin mining pool LTC1BTC is still mining SegWit blocks and signaling the activation of SegWit, according to various mining statistics providers.
Litecoin has reached multi-year highs on the back of strong consensus about its future with SegWit enabled.
Litecoin’s plan to activate SegWit is gradually nearing reality and the market seems to be reacting positively.
On March 15, Bitcoin Unlimited suffered from an attack that led to a 6-hour downtime for miners and node operators. Miners lost over $200,000 in revenue and nodes crashed, bringing the node count of Bitcoin Unlimited down from 800 to roughly 300.
The attack on Bitcoin Unlimited has done nothing to affect the Bitcoin price, as concerns are raised of further vulnerabilities.
Charlie Lee, the Director of Engineering of Coinbase and creator of Litecoin, will not allow GDAX, the digital currency exchange arm of Coinbase, to support Bitcoin Unlimited code as is.
Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong is the latest cryptocurrency industry figure to lend support to Segregated Witness, also known as SegWit, technology as Bitcoin’s future.
Analysis of Litecoin’s price since the launch of trades in 2012 till now. What prospects does Litecoin have in 2016?
Charlie Lee about Litecoin, other Altcoins, Bitcoin, and “next-gen” Blockchain related projects.
Following an unprecedented day of trading for Litecoin at a higher daily USD volume than bitcoin, suspicions of a ‘pump-and-dump’ scheme in China have arisen following a correction in price.
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