We’re using the Litecoin Cash name simply because it has turn out to be customary in recent months for a coin which forks a blockchain to prefix its name with the name of the coin being forked. This practice has turn into a extensively understood conference. We’re not related or affiliated with Charlie Lee or any of the Litecoin group in any way; we’re huge followers though. After the fork block, Litecoin Cash switched to SHA256 proof-of-work hashes. This allows a new use for beforehand obsolete Bitcoin mining hardware. Mining problem is recalculated every block, using Evan Duffield’s confirmed DarkGravity V3 for more predictable block instances in addition to network.