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Did You Buy XRP When CNBC Told You To? If So, Sorry

Lol @CNBC is showing people how to use the internet to buy Ripple. Literally click-by-click tutorial followed by “that’s how easy it is!” This is so insane. pic.twitter.com/8uzt0YP5Po — Pomp ? (@APompliano) 7 January 2018 Back in January, when crypto was flying high (XRP included), CNBC ran a live news piece on their finance show, Fast Money that was designed to help investors purchase XRP. The show, named Crypto Class: How To Buy Ripple involved CNBC host Brian Kelly present a step by step guide on how to invest in XRP, or Ripple as it was more commonly known prior...

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Ripple Are One Step Closer To Decentralising XRP

One of the big issues surrounding XRP is decentralisation. This is because Ripple, as a company own an awful lot of XRP, and also, until recently, operated the majority of the validator nodes on the XRP blockchain. In essence, Ripple had majority control over the XRP network, which means the currency can’t be decentralised. We have to remember that this is also tied in with XRPs association as a security. If XRP was more decentralised, it could be argued that this case might never have existed against Ripple as a company. As a part of Ripple’s progression and the future...

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Ouch, BTC Falls, ETH, XRP And BCH Crash, It’s A Bad Day For Crypto

It’s a bad day for crypto. The markets have crashed and are leaving behind empty shells that were once filled with value and optimism. We had hoped for August to be a truly positive month, helping us regain the losses encountered over the past few months. The truth though - August is looking to be the most negative month we have experienced since the boom. Values are down and crypto is falling. I suppose though there is one good thing to take from all of this, values are low. The markets will recover from this collapse, that’s for sure. The...

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Ripple (XRP) Might Just Have Found A Bottom At $0.28, Reversal Likely In The Weeks Ahead

Ripple (XRP) has been of the most predictable cyptocurrencies in terms of trading. The recent price action is a carbon copy of the price action during its previous cycle. Interestingly enough, Ripple (XRP) seems to have ended the cycle with the same big red candle of capitulation as in the previous cycle. The price has been trading in a falling wedge, same as it did last year. History may not repeat but it does rhyme and what we see on the above chart for XRP/BTC is an absolute testament to that. RSI levels for XRP/BTC indicate that the price is...

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Bills Could Be Paid In XRP By 5 Million New Users

Another big development for cryptocurrency adoption today, as a new XRP roll out promises to allow bill payments to be made by around 5 million new customers of a cryptocurrency conversion website in the Philippines. https://coins.ph/ is a Philippines based cryptocurrency payment website that allows Filipinos to pay their domestic and household bills by using cryptocurrencies. Until now, payments could be made in Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash and Ethereum, giving Coins 5 million customers access to some FIAT-alternative payment methods. Now, with the announcement of an XRP listing, these customers have access to an XRP payment system that will allow domestic...

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