The reward miners will receive for processing transactions on the litecoin blockchain halved yesterday, dropping from 50 LTC to 25 LTC.
In this week's roundup: a dual charity project by litecoin and dogecoin and a hard fork for feathercoin.
GoCoin has integrated with Shopify, bringing altcoin payment options to the e-commerce platform's merchants for the first time.
UK digital currency brokerage Bittylicious is now allowing altcoin buyers to pay with credit cards.
In this week's roundup, litecoin's hash rate jumps past 1 TH/s and Lab Rat faces a lawsuit.
Following months of debate, Dogecoin is now officially being merge mined with litecoin.
Online travel agency CheapAir.com is now accepting litecoin and dogecoin for flight bookings.
Crypto travel agency BTCTrip has announced it is now accepting dogecoin and litecoin payments.
The dogecoin development team is integrating auxiliary proof-of-work, allowing litecoin miners to mine DOGE.