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Chinese Exchange Huobi to start trading Litecoin

Chinese Exchange Huobi have announced that they will start trading Litecoin from 19th March. Users can begin uploading LTC to their accounts prior to this date. This can only be good news for Litecoin and prices are reflecting this. Huobi’s move follows BTC China’s decision announced recently, which implemented litecoin trading “effective immediately” with 0% ...

Impact of Bitcoin Exchange Shutdowns

First Meta Bitcoin Exchange has been the latest Bitcoin Exchange to close its doors. Canada-based Flexcoin was forced to shut down, stating that someone attacked its systems and stole circa $600,000 worth of Bitcoin. In this case it seems that the CEO of the company Autumn Radtke was found dead in her apartment this month. ...

New USB Powered Riser Cables Make Rig Builds Easier

New USB Powered Riser Cables Make Rig Builds Easier
For those who aren’t aware there are now some new riser cables on the market. These risers comprise of a x1 connector that is plugged into your motherboard. A USB cable of between 60cm and 100cm is connected at this point. At the other end of the USB cable there is a circuit board with ...

Cryptosaur Google Chrome Extension

Cryptosaur Google Chrome Extension
If you want to keep an eye on your Litecoin prices right from your web browser then the new Cryptosaur Google Chrome Extension may just be the product for you. This Free Google Chrome Extension sits next to your URL bar and displays the current price of Litecoin in US Dollars. As well as Litecoin ...

Doge Coin is Much Profitable 2

Doge coin has been profitable for many weeks now. There is a huge community behind the coin and I have to admit there could be potential for this coin despite being labeled a joke coin when it was launched. I also wanted to take this opportunity to show you this awesome Doge video on YouTube. ...

Fiverr now Accepting Bitcoin Payments for Gigs

Fiverr has announced today that they will start accepting Bitcoin payments for Gigs. We are now seeing a steady stream of companies starting to accept Bitcoin as payment for goods or services. The announcement was delivered today by email to their subscribers. Starting today, you can purchase Gigs® on Fiverr® with Bitcoin! Bitcoin represents the ...

Litecoin Prices Drop as MtGox Freezes BTC Withdrawals

Litecoin prices have dropped significantly today. The reason being that MtGox have identified an issue with the way Bitcoin withdrawals are processed. A bug in the software makes it possible for someone to use the Bitcoin network to alter transaction details to make it seem like a sending of bitcoins to a bitcoin wallet did ...

MaxCoin Debut - Possibly the Worst Launch Ever 1

MaxCoin Debut - Possibly the Worst Launch Ever
Last night I was keeping an eye on the Max Keiser inspired ALT Coin going by the name of MaxCoin. The launch last night had already been postponed by 24 hours after technical difficulties with websites crashing under heavy loads. I have to say that this has to be the worst launch ever. The first issue ...

Dogecoin Bubble Bursts 2

Dogecoin Bubble Bursts
Dogecoin was a new coin launched in December 2013. Growth was huge and a lot of miners started to mine this coin owing to its profitability. Miners would use sites like http://coinwarz.com to find the most profitable Alt coin and then convert the coins back into a safer currency such as BTC or LTC. When ...

How to Secure Your Litecoin Wallet

Think of your Litecoin Wallet as a Bank. If the doors on the bank are left wide open then anyone can steal your coins. To secure your Litecoin Wallet completely you simply need to carry out the following 1) First of all make sure that your Wallet is encrypted. You can do this by clicking ...