Category Archives: Ripple

Bitcoin Hits $4K, Ripple Moves 100 Million XRP, and Latin America’s Biggest Investment Bank Goes Crypto

Ripple has released 100 million XRP from escrow, sending the funds to one of its distribution wallets. Continue reading Bitcoin Hits $4K, Ripple Moves 100 Million XRP, and Latin America’s Biggest Investment Bank Goes Crypto

Who’s using Ripple’s most XRP-intensive product

Is XRP the standard for international money transfer? A fast, low-fee digital currency designed for cross-border payments, it’s too soon to tell whether XRP will usurp SWIFT, the 800-pound gorilla in the space. However, XRP is definitely getting more and more traction lately: a growing number of high-profile companies are testing it—and some are fully committed to using it in their payment services. Continue reading Who’s using Ripple’s most XRP-intensive product

XRP tipbot’s Wietse Wind hosts AMA; gives updates about Xpring’s Cold Storage OS and future of tipbot

Wietse Wind, creator of the XRP tipbot, recently hosted an Ask Me Anything session on Twitter to answer questions about the funding they have received from Ripple’s Xpring. The session was moderated by the anonymous @XRPTrump. Continue reading XRP tipbot’s Wietse Wind hosts AMA; gives updates about Xpring’s Cold Storage OS and future of tipbot

“People interested in XRP are not interested in Bitcoin,” says Andreas Antonopoulos

Andreas Antonopoulos, the author of Mastering Bitcoin and a well-known Bitcoin proponent, spoke about Blockstream’s Liquid sidechain, the first Bitcoin production sidechain, during a Q&A session on YouTube. Here, the author also spoke about whether there was any competition between Bitcoin’s Liquid sidechain and XRP/ Ripple, with respect to use case. Continue reading “People interested in XRP are not interested in Bitcoin,” says Andreas Antonopoulos