Litecoin

Litecoin

Litecoin (LTC or Ł) is a open source peer-to-peer cryptocurrency forked from Bitcoin by creator Charlie Lee. A key difference from Bitcoin is the decreased block generation time.

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Alex Dean edited on 30 Nov, 2017
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    First BTC-LTC Lightning Network swap completed on testnet

    The first off-chain atomic swaps utilizing the lightning network are performed.

    Litecoin Foundation is incorporated

    The Litecoin foundation is a non-profit organization registered in Singapore.

    Litecoin mainnet launched

    The Litecoin mainnet was launched on Thursday Oct 13, 2011, 03:00 GMT

    Litecoin source code released

    Litecoin is announced on bitcointalk as an alternative cryptocurrency to Bitcoin, described by its creator Charlie Lee as "silver to Bitcoin's gold".

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