Tag Archives: LiteCoin

Most Cryptos See Gentle Green Amid Exceedingly Calm Market Picture

Most Cryptos See Gentle Green Amid Exceedingly Calm Market Picture

Saturday, Feb. 16: Cryptocurrencies are seeing mild price action, with virtually all of the top 20 coins by market cap seeing fluctuations of within 2 percent in both directions on the day, as data from Coin360 shows. Market visualization by Coin360 Top cryptocurrency Bitcoin (BTC) has seen fractional 0.37 percent growth on the day and is trading at […]

Status Launches a ‘Tap-to-Pay’ Crypto Hardware Wallet

Status Launches a ‘Tap-to-Pay’ Crypto Hardware Wallet

Status, the ethereum messaging app and mobile browser startup, has relaunched their cryptocurrency hardware wallet under a new name: the Keycard. Developed entirely open-source, the wallet will first be distributed to interested blockchain developers for free and later sold directly from Status’ website at $29 apiece. The hardware, as highlighted by Status project lead Guy-Louis […]

Analysts Expect Crypto Markets to Continue Climbing After Yesterday’s Surge

Analysts Expect Crypto Markets to Continue Climbing After Yesterday’s Surge

Yesterday was an incredibly positive day for the crypto markets, as many cryptocurrencies were able to erase several weeks of losses in a matter of mere hours. Litecoin led yesterday’s surge and was able to skyrocket 30%, which led LTC to claim the fourth most valuable spot by market capitalization. Because the markets have been […]

Bitcoin Pops Above $3,700 As Crypto Market Flashes Green

Bitcoin Pops Above $3,700 As Crypto Market Flashes Green

The cryptocurrency market is making an emphatic return today after days of low volatility, with the price of bitcoin briefly surpassing $3,700 alongside other major coins printing double-digit gains in the past day. Litecoin (LTC), the world’s fourth-largest cryptocurrency by market cap, led the charge by surging just over 40 percent from its opening price of […]

BEST CRYPTOCURRENCY TO MINE IN 2019

BEST CRYPTOCURRENCY TO MINE IN 2019

Cryptocurrency mining is a decentralized way to issue and distribute new cryptocurrency while protecting ablockchain network from malicious activity. On systems like Bitcoin that use a Proof-of-Work consensus, mining involves confirming user transactions. In turn, miners are rewarded with a preset amount of digital currency. Mining equipment ranges from central processing units (CPUs) to graphics processing units (GPUs), cloud […]

Bitcoin Move Past $3,700 Resistance as Crypto Market Recovery Continues

Bitcoin Move Past $3,700 Resistance as Crypto Market Recovery Continues

Bitcoin, the flagship cryptocurrency, has recently seen its price move past the $3,700 resistance after enduring a series of sell-offs this month that saw its price drop from a high of about $4,100. Its jump has been accompanied by a wider market recovery. According to CryptoCompare data, BTC is currently trading at $3,736 after rising 2.6% […]

Litecoin (LTC) Surges Another 11% to Overtake Stellar (XLM) for 6th Place

Litecoin (LTC) Surges Another 11% to Overtake Stellar (XLM) for 6th Place

On Sunday (January 6th), Litecoin (LTC) surged over 11%, in the process overtaking Stellar Lumens (XLM) to become the sixth most valuable cryptocurrency (by market cap). At press time (18:00 UTC), according to CryptoCompare, Litecoin is trading at $39.73 for a $2.38 billion market cap, while Stellar Lumens is trading at 0.1208 for a $2.31 billion market cap. […]

SONY TO LAUNCH HARDWARE WALLET

SONY TO LAUNCH HARDWARE WALLET

The research arm of Japanese technology giant Sony, recently announced the creation of a new cryptocurrencyhardware wallet to compete with the likes of Trezor and Ledger Nano S — currently on the market. According to the company, the cryptocurrency wallet will use a contactless technology (instead of the usual USB connection seen in pre-existing hardware wallets), to […]

Coinbase Adds Crypto-to-Crypto Trading for Retail Customers

Coinbase Adds Crypto-to-Crypto Trading for Retail Customers

Coinbase users can begin trading cryptocurrencies directly with other cryptocurrencies, the exchange startup said Monday. The company is adding support for crypto-to-crypto trading for its retail customers, adding a feature that has long been available to professional cryptocurrency trading services, said product manager Anna Marie Clifton. Users on Coinbase.com, as well as the Android and iOS […]

IS AN AMAZON CRYPTO EXCHANGE HAPPENING IN 2019?

IS AN AMAZON CRYPTO EXCHANGE HAPPENING IN 2019?

Currently, cryptocurrencies have a combined market cap that skyrocketed from $17.7 billion in January to over $186 billion in November. This shows the difference in adoption between both years and sets the course for the realization of blockchain as a major solution to problems in various industries, including fintech, cybersecurity, healthcare, insurance, logistics, real estate, and even cloud storage. In response, major firms […]