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Big Changes Ahead At Ripple

Ripple have announced two big changes within their staff structure that could well see some of Ripples operations take on a new direction. According to a recent post by Ripple, David Schwartz, the former Chief Cryptographer at Ripple has been appointed the new role of Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and Kahina Van Dyke has been appointed the role of Senior Vice President, Business and Corporate Development. According to Brad Garlinghouse, the CEO of Ripple: “David and Kahina exemplify success. At every step in their careers, they have shown the type of leadership qualities and business prowess that will be instrumental...

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Ripple Want To Give Away 2 Billion XRP To People In India

We have recently commented on Ripple’s attempts to remove themselves from any association with XRP (the currency produced by and owned by Ripple). Today however, according to a report by The Daily Express (UK) it does seem as if actually, Ripple still want to use XRP to their advantage. In this case, it seems as if Ripple plan on giving XRP away to 2 Billion people in India to ensure that XRP can become a serious cryptocurrency, should the country move towards cryptocurrency adoption (though this is unlikely given recent news). What’s been said by The Daily Express? Before we...

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XRP Looks Less Volatile Than Bitcoin So Is More Attractive To New Investors

With the markets looking so volatile at the moment, we want to see how price changes are impacting perceptions of certain cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin, being the world’s most prominent crypto, does suffer from volatility. The price of Bitcoin changes dramatically even with small market shifts, this is down to the high value of Bitcoin though. Ultimately, 1% off 1000 is a far greater change in value than 1% off 0.10, even though by percentage, the change is the same. (1000-1%=990, 0.10-1%=0.09). Over the past month, the price Bitcoin has fallen on average at around 5%. During this time, Bitcoin has risen...

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XRP Is An Independent Digital Asset And Not Ripple

The digital asset #XRP and the company #Ripple are distinctly different. Learn why. https://t.co/yv8cW1gYH6 pic.twitter.com/w3npq2O894 — Ripple (@Ripple) 9 July 2018 The recent rebrand of Ripple XRP has been marked as an attempt for Ripple to step away from association with XRP. Many believe this is down to the fact that XRP is considered to be a security by many, as Ripple own a large sum of XRP, a currency that they have created. A recent post by Ripple though goes one step further in establishing some distance between Ripple and XRP, or Ripple XRP? The tweet, refers to XRP...

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Marie-Antoinette Predicts Ripple XRP Will Hit $3.00 By 2018 End

Ever think you’d see the name of the last Queen of France - Marie Antoinette mentioned in a cryptocurrency news headline? Well, whilst this almost looks as if Antoinette predicted XRP to hit $3.00 in the 1700’s, actually, we are referring to a prediction made by Marie-Antoinette Tichler, the Founder and CEO of C2Legacy, a digital assets estate management system that is looking to revolutionise the way wills are made and delivered. According to C2Legacy: “C2Legacy is the first Digital Will platform on a blockchain that will securely and accurately validate the death of the legacy holder using global, digital...

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