Charlie Lee News

Charlie Lee is the creator of Litecoin, who also worked as the Director of Engineering for Coinbase. Charlie Lee was born in Ivory Coast and later moved to the United States, where he received a master’s degree in computer science from MIT. Charlie Lee has worked for numerous tech companies, including Google. Charlie Lee came across Bitcoin and blockchain technology in 2011 and became quickly became fascinated with this idea. Still, he saw that Bitcoin had its flaws and none of the altcoins really managed to offer something different and new. Therefore, he went to work making a better cryptocurrency and came out with Litecoin – a cryptocurrency with faster transactions, a larger maximum supply and a scrypt-based hashing protocol that was fast enough to become one of the most popular cryptocurrencies on the market. After creating Litecoin, Charlie worked at Coinbase as the Director of Engineering, but has now returned to full-time work at Litecoin.

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Litecoin creator Charlie Lee continues to criticize the NFT industry, seeing the hallmarks of a mania similar to 2017 and even 2013.
Litecoin creator draws parallels between 2021’s NFT and 2017’s ICO mania
Helen Partz
2021-03-02T15:22:16+00:00
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Nonfungible token art lacks the legitimate scarcity of “real art,” said Lee.
NFT prices will eventually crash, says Litecoin creator Charlie Lee
Osato Avan-Nomayo
2021-02-15T09:40:57+00:00
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“It’s the first major game that utilizes the Litecoin blockchain for all of its interactions,” said LTC creator Charlie Lee.
Germany-based gaming company releases RPG on the Litecoin blockchain
Turner Wright
2020-09-15T21:08:00+01:00
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Charlie Lee: Litecoin maximalists don’t exist.
First Litecoin-Native Visa Debit Card Is Being Launched
Michael Kapilkov
2020-08-14T21:57:00+01:00
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Cardano's founder wants to posse up with Litecoin's founder.
Could a Cardano & Litecoin Team Up Be in the Works?
Benjamin Pirus
2020-07-07T21:01:06+01:00
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Creator of Litecoin, Charlie Lee, discussed the upcoming MimbleWimble upgrade which aims at enhancing Litecoin’s privacy and scalability.
Enhanced Privacy and Scalability: Charlie Lee Breaks Down ‘Litecoin 2.0’
Cointelegraph
2020-06-15T22:02:00+01:00
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13,000 South Korean ATMs will soon facilitate fiat withdrawal and international remittance services using Litecoin.
13,000 ATMs in South Korea to Support Litecoin Withdrawal and Remittances
Samuel Haig
2020-02-28T12:29:00+00:00
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Litecoin creator Charlie Lee recently posited the concept of LTC miner pool donations to help boost funding.
Litecoin Creator Proposes Miners Voluntarily Donate 1% for Development
Benjamin Pirus
2020-01-25T18:31:00+00:00
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