to reach out to BitPay. It is necessary to bear in mind that a transaction is instant, it is just confirmed by the network as it propagates. Network activity Unique Addresses The total number of unique addresses used on the Bitcoin blockchain. The consequences of using scrypt mean that there has not been as much of an arms race in litecoin (and other scrypt currencies because there is (so far) no asic technology available for this algorithm. Difficulty, a relative measure of how difficult it is to find a new block. Currency statistics, bitcoins in circulation, the total number of bitcoins that have already been mined. Estimated Transaction Value The total estimated value of transactions on the Bitcoin blockchain. Litecoin, however, uses the scrypt algorithm originally named as s-crypt, but pronounced as script.
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Bitcoin Transactions chart - Bitcoin, Litecoin, Namecoin
USD Exchange Trade Volume, the total USD value of trading volume on major bitcoin exchanges. Transaction speed (or faster block time) and confirmation speed are often touted as moot points by many involved in bitcoin, as most merchants would allow zero-confirmation transactions for most purchases. While some BitPay merchants may choose to fulfill orders on payments with fewer block confirmations, you will need at least one block confirmation before your order can be considered complete. Median Transaction Confirmation Time (with fee). This algorithm incorporates the SHA-256 algorithm, but its calculations are much more serialised than those of SHA-256 in bitcoin. The disadvantage of this higher volume of blocks is that the litecoin blockchain will be proportionately larger than bitcoins, with more orphaned blocks.