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Student Seeks Clarification for Promoting XRP Over Bitcoin in Stanford University

I came across with a tweet that ‘Pierre Rochard’ had posted on Jan 24, 2019. It got my attention when I read Mr. Rochard claimed ‘‘Susan Athey’ (the board member of Ripple and Stanford economist) was bribed by Ripple to promote false information about Bitcoin. He shared this info with a screenshot that ‘Prof. Athey blocked him’ on Twitter social media. Continue reading Student Seeks Clarification for Promoting XRP Over Bitcoin in Stanford University

Digix Stablecoin Seeks to Put Gold on the Ethereum Blockchain

The stablecoin is still an evolving concept, and there have been multiple approaches to it. Dai has algorithmic methods to keep it tied to the US Dollar, while the multitude of stablecoins – USDT, PAX, GUSD, TUSD, and USDC — all simply offer a 1:1 exchange ratio. The recently-rebranded Ampleforth offers an elastic supply so that the holder always gets the same value out of their investment, while they may have a different number of tokens depending on the market value of the token. Continue reading Digix Stablecoin Seeks to Put Gold on the Ethereum Blockchain