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Why Has Litecoin and Bitcoin Cash Kept Market Momentum Moving?

All eyes have been on Bitcoin this week as it fired up engines and lifted off with a surge of 20% in a couple of days. The move has had the time tested effect of pulling the entire crypto market up as over $30 billion poured back into digital currencies. BTC has not been the only mover though as other altcoins have registered greater gains and two of them are still climbing. Continue reading Why Has Litecoin and Bitcoin Cash Kept Market Momentum Moving?

Is Litecoin (LTC) Up, Adds $2.7 Billion in 18 Hours

CoinBase, the US exchange valued at over $8 billion is unique because it is hacker—proof—no recorded breach since launch. They assure clients that their priority is security “for Your Peace of Mind.” To that end, the team tasked with storing user assets has “98 percent of customer funds in cold wallets.” Additionally, CoinBase “distribute Bitcoin drives and paper backups geographically in safe deposit boxes and vaults around the world.” Continue reading Is Litecoin (LTC) Up, Adds $2.7 Billion in 18 Hours

Litecoin creator Charlie Lee becomes the Lightning Torchbearer

Litecoin creator and Managing Director of the Litecoin Foundation, Charlie Lee became the latest figure in the cryptosphere to hold the Lightning torch. Litecoin.com announced the development on its official Twitter handle. Continue reading Litecoin creator Charlie Lee becomes the Lightning Torchbearer

Ethereum Leads in Active Developers, Bitcoin’s Developer Count Healthy, Litecoin and Dogecoin “Being Abandoned”

One often criticized method for comparing cryptocurrency projects is through GitHub commits—the number of times new code is added to a repository. One venture capital firm analyzed over 3,000 different blockchain projects, in-depth, to identify other development metrics to better evaluate technical progress. And, the firm’s analysis provided some interesting insights on Ethereum (ETH), Bitcoin (BTC), Litecoin (LTC), Dogecoin (DOGE), and on the developer ecosystem overall. Continue reading Ethereum Leads in Active Developers, Bitcoin’s Developer Count Healthy, Litecoin and Dogecoin “Being Abandoned”