Tag Archives: XRP

What’s Next in the Securities Case Against Ripple Over XRP

What’s Next in the Securities Case Against Ripple Over XRP

Monday will bring the next chapter of a long-running and closely watched lawsuit against Ripple. The plaintiff, Bradley Sostack, has until the end of the day to file a response to the startup’s Sept. 20 motion to dismiss. Assuming it isn’t dismissed in its entirety, the case, which seeks class action status, may move into discovery next […]

Ripple Invests $750,000 to Bring XRP to Crypto Wallet BRD

Ripple Invests $750,000 to Bring XRP to Crypto Wallet BRD

Mobile wallet provider BRD is partnering with Ripple’s Xpring to boost XRP adoption. The companies announced Friday that Xpring would invest some $750,000 into BRD as part of its efforts to “build the internet of value.” As part of this new “strategic partnership,” BRD will integrate XRP and begin building on Xpring’s developer platform. “The […]

Bitcoin Price Sheds $500 Over Day, Drops Below $8,000

Bitcoin Price Sheds $500 Over Day, Drops Below $8,000

Bitcoin bears continue to be firmly in control as the first cryptocurrency’s price tumbled below $8,000 per coin for the second time this week. Beginning at 15:50 UTC, the Bitcoin Price Index capitulated at $8,095, shedding near $200 within a few minutes. Support at $7,900 lasted about one-half-hour before another downward price action sent the BPI around […]

Ripple’s XRP Gets Praise from A-List Celebrity Manager Scooter Braun

Ripple’s XRP Gets Praise from A-List Celebrity Manager Scooter Braun

Scooter Braun, a celebrity manager whose roster of clients includes such megastars as Justin Bieber and Ariana Grande, has joined the ranks of XRP proponents. Braun recently took to Twitter to retweet the news about Ripple’s Xpring funding initiative. Notably, he also added the #xrpthestandard hashtag that is constantly spammed by the numerous members of […]

Ripple’s David Schwartz Believes Uber & Amazon Should Adopt XRP For Payments

Ripple’s David Schwartz Believes Uber & Amazon Should Adopt XRP For Payments

The chief technology officer at Ripple, David Schwartz recently sat down at the recent WeAreDevelopers conference which took place in Berlin where he said some of the globe’s biggest companies are able to benefit from the use of crypto and other digital assets. Schwartz went onto talk about Ripple’s work with the numerous financial institutions and banks which improve the […]

WHAT’S BEHIND RECENT GAINS FOR BITCOIN, ETHEREUM, RIPPLE’S XRP AND LITECOIN?

WHAT’S BEHIND RECENT GAINS FOR BITCOIN, ETHEREUM, RIPPLE’S XRP AND LITECOIN?

The year 2019 has been slow for most digital currencies. At the beginning of the year, Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and Ripple (XRP) maintained the same low price points as the end of the previous year. This was largely owing to a long-running market correction following the post-2017 crypto boom. However, things seemed to pick up in the past few […]

Ex-Ripple CTO Launches Blogging Platform to Pay Content Creators XRP

Ex-Ripple CTO Launches Blogging Platform to Pay Content Creators XRP

Cryptocurrency startups are increasingly eyeing content creators as a key use case. Coil, the San Francisco-based startup founded by former Ripple CTO Stefan Thomas, just opened the public beta on its blogging platform designed to help scribes earn XRP. Since the closed beta started in August 2018, roughly 1,000 test users have been paying in-browser subscriptions […]