Saturday, 18 January 2020

Litecoin creator Charlie Lee made an unprecedented move this month to preserve the integrity of his bitcoin-inspired cryptocurrency: selling off all his tokens.

In a relatively calm day for cryptocurrencies, most of the largest are down by a few percentage points. Bitcoin, Ethereum, bitcoin cash, and Litecoin are all down, but banking-oriented cryptocurrency Ripple is up by double digits, catapulting it into the No. 3 spot in terms of market capitalization.

Russian programmer and cryptocurrency investor Pavel Lerner has been kidnapped in Kiev, according to Ukrainian and Russian media reports. He is the managing director of Exmo, a major UK-based exchange popular with Russians for accepting ruble payments.

With more than 1300 altcoins listed on coinmarketcap, it’s not an easy task to determine which altcoins deserve your hard earned money. But here are few factors that you can consider while researching a altcoin/project:

The humble DogeCoin (DOGE), without any special promotion, has proven to recover fast from last week's shakedown, and add 45% to its price this Christmas eve, to touch $0.01.

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