Posts Tagged: Ripple

Ripple CEO: ‘Blockchain Tourists’ Aren’t Creating Real World Use Cases

Blockchain

Ripple’s CEO has said that there are too many people using blockchain as ‘a buzzword,’ who aren’t developing real world use cases. During a Q&A session on Quora, Brad Garlinghouse, Ripple CEO, said: “Blockchain is like the new big data or AI – too many people are using it as a buzzword and not focused [on]… Read more »

Indian State Intends to Use the Blockchain to Protect Citizen Data

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The Indian state of Andhra Pradesh has announced it is working with cybersecurity firm WISeKey to store citizens data on a blockchain securely. Andhra Pradesh, bordering India’s southeastern coast, is the seventh largest state in the country. In an announcement, Swiss-based WISeKey and Andhra Pradesh will explore blockchain technology proof-of-concepts as pilot projects across a variety… Read more »

10 Digital Currencies Now Have Market Values Totalling Over $1 Billion

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The number of digital currencies that have exceeded a market value of $1 billion is 10 with values ranging from $1.3 billion to $70 billion. The top 10 cryptocurrencies with market values exceeding $1 billion include bitcoin, ethereum, ripple, bitcoin cash, IOTA, litecoin, NEO, NEM, dash and ethereum classic.   Bitcoin, the Number One Ranking… Read more »