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Ripple (XRP): Could 2018 Be The Year Of The Interledger?

In late 2017, we saw unusual interest in Ripple when the company appeared to be at the forefront of the revolution to change banking as we know it. This belief was further strengthen when Ripple CTO, Stefan Thomas who has a very interesting Twitter handle as @justmoon said on Quora during a Questions and Answers session that 2018 could be the year of the Interledger. The Interledger Protocol is a system to connect different payment systems using the principle of interoperability. This means that you will be able to send and receive payments no matter what kind of cryptocurrencies or...

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Bitcoin (BTC) May Not Fall Below $6,000 Ever Again

Bitcoin (BTC) is down more than 70% from its all time high but many still anticipate further downside. If you think about it, this is no different than when Bitcoin (BTC) was at $19,000 and many still expected a bull run to the moon. It is easier to be criticized and called out when you are overly bullish in a bull market but people do not find being overly bearish in a nearly complete short term bearish phase as equally implausible. This comes down to the difference between euphoria and fear. While markets may take time to build up and...

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Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Is Starting To Lose Its Charm

Bitcoin Cash (BCH) became popular as the first hard fork of Bitcoin (BTC). Most BTC holders and hoarders received it for free but a large number of investors also paid to get Bitcoin Cash. The reason was obvious, back then some considered Bitcoin Cash as an improvement to Bitcoin and accepted it as a newer version of the coin. Roger Ver, the founder of Bitcoin Cash also owns Bitcoin.com and has significant influence in the crypto community. It is for this reason that early adoption and acceptance of this coin was comparatively easy. The reasons to invest in Bitcoin Cash...

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NEO (NEO) Could Become The Ultimate Ethereum

Neo, also termed as the Chinese Ethereum is a smart contracts platform with more emphasis on versatility and less energy consumption. If Ethereum is crude oil, then NEO would be clean energy. This is due to its dedicated bookkeeping nodes. NEO also has support for a lot more programming languages and is a lot faster as well. NEO is fork resistant which means there will always be one variant of NEO around. NEO was rebranded from Antshares in June 2017 and has gained a lot of popularity for being a smart economy platform. While the unique qualities of NEO (NEO)...

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Ripple (XRP): Why So Biased?

Ripple (XRP) entered the market as a direct competitor to Bitcoin. The company projected itself as the best blockchain project in the market for its rapid transaction speed and incredibly low cost per transaction which would lead many to think that this coin is far better than Bitcoin in obvious ways. Unfortunately, it would appear that a lot of investors do not see it that way. At the beginning of early 2017, we saw a lot of hate towards Ripple (XRP) on a multitude of online platforms. Some investors called it a bank coin; some called it a centralized coin....

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