Litecoin Price Leaps 11% — Here’s What’s Fueling the LTC Rally

Litecoin on Saturday surged more than 11 percent against the US dollar, setting a fresh 2019 peak. The litecoin-to-dollar rate established an intraday high at $37.539 on a bounce from near-term ascending trendline support. The “digital silver” cryptocurrency since December 27 was consolidating inside a strict range much like its peers across the crypto-board. The

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Bitcoin on Facebook? Lite.IM Adds BTC Support for Leading Social Networks

Cryptocurrency adoption pioneers Lite.IM have just announced that the platform will now support Bitcoin (BTC) payments. This means, users of Facebook, Telegram, and even plain old SMS will now be able to send BTC to one another via their chosen social application. Such moves bridge the gap between the now enormously adopted mobile phone and

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Crypto Tidbits: Bitcoin Stolen From Electrum Users, Litecoin Sponsors UFC

While the holiday spirit was in full swing over the past week, the crypto industry maintained its unrelenting drive for growth and adoption. The Litecoin Foundation divulged a sponsorship with the UFC, while Bitcoin’s Lightning Network continued to swell. However, it hasn’t been all sunshine and rainbows, as the Electrum Wallet came under attack, while

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(+) Litecoin Price Analysis: Big Bear Drop Eyed Despite UFC Partnership Announcement

The Litecoin price has been pushing lower over the past four sessions now at quite some pace. Market bulls were unable to sustain the upside momentum, which was firmly seen across the board last week. LTC/USD had initially gained a big chunky 66%, before starting to then lose ground and give back some of the

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Litecoin Becomes the First Cryptocurrency to Sponsor the UFC

According to a blog post by the Litecoin Foundation, Litecoin (LTC) will be the “Official Cryptocurrency Partner of UFC 232″. The event will take place this Saturday evening in California and the headline bout on the card will see Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson dispute the UFC light heavyweight belt. It remains unclear how a partnership

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‘Extremely Bearish’: Crypto VC Says Bitmain Layoffs Could Spell Doom for Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin

Ongoing layoffs at cryptocurrency mega-firm Bitmain could start a fresh wave of selling in Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin markets, according to prominent crypto investor Kyle Samani. The cryptocurrency-focused venture capitalist said in a tweet that the Bitcoin mining giant is — if rumors are true — running out of money to continue its operations across

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