The Litecoin (LTC) founder Charlie Lee has announced in his tweet that he is an investor in Casa, a Bitcoin (BTC) personal key security firm. Charlie Lee then commented, “I have the same feeling about Casa today as I had about Coinbase when I joined in 2013 as the 3rd hire. Casa is making Bitcoin easy to use and that is extremely important for this space. Looking forward to great things!”
Binance Singapore has announced to the public that they have listed Litecoin (LTC, a fast payment coin). A Twitter user shared, “Is the market becoming more rational & demanding regarding transparent monetary policies? XRP & XLM have the lowest ratio from the top 10 and are the worst performing assets YTD. Could also be the potential competition from Libra.”
With a vision to become a mainstream crypto, Litecoin has joined the payment network, Flexa which allows users to pay through cryptocurrencies. Creator of Litecoin Charlie Lee expressed, “I’m excited to see Flexa help push mainstream adoption of Litecoin payments. Being able to pay with LTC at all these new major merchants is great for the entire Litecoin community.”
WencesCasares, the chief executive of Xapo that is best known for convincing many execs on Silicon Valley and Wall Street to look into Bitcoin, wrote that he tried to talk to the American investor twice, but failed each time. Charlie Lee, the founder of Litecoin (LTC), will be attending the lunch, slated to take place in about two weeks at an undisclosed location in the Bay Area, presumably a nice something to wow the investor dubbed the “Oracle of Omaha”.
The Litecoin Foundation has announced a partnership with Bibox Exchange and blockchain firm Ternio to release a physical cryptocurrency debit card called “BlockCard” with aim to allow users to spend their cryptocurrency funds both online and in physical store locations around the world. The Litecoin Foundation and Bibox Exchange will integrate the card directly into the Bibox Exchange.
Users of major instant messaging platform WhatsApp can now send and receive Bitcoin (BTC), Litecoin (LTC) and Ethereum (ETH), via this program by using the Lite.IM bot, developed by Swiss blockchain startup Zulu Republic, the company announced on Sunday. As a matter of fact, Zulu Republic first introduced its Litecoin platform Lite.im in August 2018 via which with a simple Telegram or SMS message.
A partnership has been made between Litecoin and a blockchain-based hotel booking platform named Travala. In an announcement, the founder of Litecoin, Charlie Lee commented, “We are excited to work with Travala.com to make it easier for Litecoin users to Travel With Litecoin. Nothing aids mass adoption more than real-world use cases, and the opportunity to use a global currency like Litecoin to travel around the world is a powerful one.”
The players in the Sportsbet.io are now given option to deposit, play, win, and withdraw in Litecoin along with Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other 11 traditional fiat currencies. Joe McCallum, director of Sportsbook at Sportsbet.io, said: “Every step we take at Sportsbet.io is made with our players in mind, it only makes sense to integrate more currency options, fiat and crypto, to make our site even more fun, fast and fair for all.”
A cryptocurrency exchange based in Estonia, Bibox to launch the bitcoin cash (BCH) and litecoin (LTC) perpetual trading contracts. The spokeswoman of Bibox, Bihui Lin commented “The roll-out of the perpetual contract is not only a significant step forward for Bibox’s ecological layout but also a promise that we will continue creating a transparent, secure and user-friendly trading environment for our users,”
Litecoin creator, Charlie Lee announced its plan to co-host Asia’s inaugural Litecoin meetup with Alexander Tkachenko, Founder and CEO of VNX Exchange. Lee said, “Given the tremendous support that we have received from Asia, we are looking forward to hosting an engaging community gathering to thank our supporters and give attendees a firsthand view into Litecoin’s future plans.”