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Everything you need to know about the complex relationship between Ripple and cryptocurrency XRP

LONDON — XRP, often known as Ripple, is the world's third-biggest cryptocurrency and worth over $30 billion.<p>XRP shares a logo, and the name Ripple, with Ripple Labs, a payments company using blockchain technology for cross-border transfers.<p>Both the currency and the company were founded by the same …

Cryptocurrency

How to pick the the right cryptocurrency to invest in

Remember the days when things were simple? When it was just Bitcoin and everyone thought blockchains were just something toddlers played with?<p>As of March 12, the time of writing, there were 1,556 cryptocurrencies in circulation with a market cap of $397,298,831,158. Let that sink in for a …

Cryptocurrency

A Very Brief History Of Blockchain Technology Everyone Should Read

When Satoshi Nakamoto, whose true identity is still unknown, released the whitepaper Bitcoin: A Peer to Peer Electronic Cash System in 2008 that described a “purely peer-to-peer version of electronic cash” known as Bitcoin, blockchain technology made its public debut. Blockchain, the technology …

Blockchain

The Future Of Blockchain And Cryptocurrency

Sure, the wild swings in the price of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies dominate the daily news. But beneath the headlines, the nine blockchain startups on the <i>Forbes</i> Fintech 50 list for 2018 are building infrastructure—to support both public cryptocurrency markets and initiatives that could …

FinTech

How Do You Mine Ethereum? | Investopedia

Ethereum, like most cryptocurrencies, relies on the work of miners. While it's easy to assume that miners work to generate ether tokens (ETH) so that …

A Platform Intends to Become the Only Application You Need For Crypto Trading

sponsoredThe company promises to provide access to major trading exchanges worldwide and allow new users to mimic professionals across multiple …

Cryptocurrency

Porn-X First Cryptocurrency Payment Using Lightning Network

*All links are rated G. Don’t be afraid to use them 🙂 — Admin-AltcoinToday<p><b>PornX is the first Initial Coin Offering that is offering a cryptocurrency</b> …

Square made an illustrated children’s story to explain bitcoin

“They called it Bitcoin, and it was a radically new way to transact and store value all around the world.”<p>Governments, journalists, experts, and more have issued or written guidance on how to understand bitcoin. But none of these guides are as helpful as Square’s new illustrated story about the …

Bitcoin

What Is Poloniex? | Investopedia

As digital currencies have become increasingly popular in recent years, investors have found new ways to conduct business in the space. New startups, …

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, Stellar, Litecoin, NEM, Cardano: Price Analysis, Jan. 29

<i>The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every investment</i> …

Meet the woman on a mission to teach us about blockchain

<b>Jamie Smith will never forget the precise moment she became interested in blockchain.</b><p>"You can trace it to the exact age of my son," says the former White House deputy press secretary, whose impressive CV includes stints working for Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton and Madeleine Albright.<p>Two-and-a-half …

Blockchain
Bitcoin

Bitcoin’s Lightning Network Upgrade Gets Some Hands-On Testing

Lightning Network, a technology that many hope will make the Bitcoin payment network substantially more efficient, is becoming a reality. Standards …

Bitcoin

Surprise! This Company Holds the Most Blockchain Patents

Hint: Despite what you might think, it's not a technology company. However, it is a household name.<p>If you've been waiting for the greatest thing …

Bitcoin Too Expensive? Here are the top 10 cryptocurrencies

Unless you have been living under a digital rock for the last few weeks, you may have noticed that Bitcoin has been on a bit of a rollercoaster …

Blockchain: A cheat sheet

This comprehensive guide covers everything you need to know about the innovative blockchain technology that powers Bitcoin, Litecoin, and other …

The Best Apps For People Who Don’t Like Spending Money

Whatever you use — debit card, ApplePay, Bitcoin — one way or another, you’re really just giving up cold, hard cash. And with an average personal …

Personal Finance