Litecoin founder Charlie Lee is appearing in an upcoming German TV documentary about Bitcoin, blockchains and the future of the internet. The crowd-funded film, “Cryptopia”, features leading blockchain developers and insiders. In a preview of the interview, Lee outlines Litecoin’s advantages over Bitcoin and defines the word “shitcoin”. “I think it’s just a derogatory term…

It was news that was perhaps too strange for crypto’s typically divided reactions. First revealed Wednesday, the Litecoin Foundation, the non-profit that develops the software that powers the sixth-largest cryptocurrency, bought a stake in a very real, non-crypto bank. The move was met with applause and skepticism, but also a stunned sense of disbelief from nearly all…

Litecoin was given a big boost Tuesday when the American Express-backed crypto trading app Abra solidified its decision to use Litecoin smart contracts feature to power its products, gaining as much as a 15%  in trading price over the day as reported by Business Insider. Litecoin gets Big Boost from Abra Announcement Creator of Litecoin Charlie…


There has been a lot of commotion surrounding Litecoin over the past few weeks. The cryptocurrency underwent a “hard fork” on February 18, which created Litecoin Cash. This project was credited with causing Litecoin’s value to surge in the following days, but there was another venture that also caused fluctuation in the token’s price ahead…


“What goes up can go up a whole lot more” has sort of been a theme of cryptocurrencies in 2017. Despite no shortage of skeptics, the aggregate market value of every cryptocurrency combined has vaulted from $17.7 billion on Dec. 31, 2016, to as high as $635 billion as of Dec. 20, 2017. That’s right…


NEW DELHI: Of late, cryptocurrency has been the buzz word across the world, posing an alternative to institutional form of currency exchange and banking. Albeit, economic stalwart like JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon calling it a “fraud”, digital assets and platforms growing in numbers suggest the contrary. Bitcoin is the world’s first and most popular…


Digital currency Litecoin overtook IOTA and Ripple and became the fourth largest cryptocurrency in terms of market capitalisation after bitcoin, ethereum and bitcoin cash. With market capitalisation of Rs 0.88 lakh crore, litecoin was trading at Rs 16,313 at around 10.55 am (IST), according to the data available with coingecko.com. In the international markets, the…