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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 […]

Coinbase Launches Crypto Visa Debit Card for UK and EU Customers

Coinbase Launches Crypto Visa Debit Card for UK and EU Customers

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has launched a Visa debit card allowing customers in the U.K. and EU to spend their cryptocurrencies directly from their Coinbase accounts. The San Francisco-based firm announced the news in a blog post on Wednesday, saying that with the “Coinbase Card,” customers will be able to spend their bitcoin (BTC), ether (ETH), litecoin (LTC) […]

200 FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS NOW USE RIPPLE XRP

200 FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS NOW USE RIPPLE XRP

Blockchain technology has garnered much attention over the last few years from both critics and advocates alike. Put simply, blockchains essentially provide a way for untrusted parties to decide on the state of a database without using an intermediary like a bank. And with global banking being a $134 trillion industry, blockchain technology and distributed ledger technology […]