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IOTA Price Explodes After Agreement

By Jon Buck The price for MIOTA, the cryptocurrency for the IOTA platform, has exploded over the past week, gaining massive value and surpassing Ripple to take the #4 spot among cryptocurrency market caps. The price explosion has come on the news of a major agreement being…

Ripple Prices Surge to 4-Month High

The price of XRP, the cryptocurrency of the Ripple network, surged overnight, climbing to its highest total in more than four months. XRP reached as much as $0.008288 at 16:44 UTC on CoinMarketCap, which represented a roughly 13.7% gain for…

Blockchain as a Geopolitical Tool

CoinDesk published a news item this week that, at first, seemed pretty ordinary. Dig deeper, though and you uncover an unusual development that highlights intriguing socio-economic and geopolitical trends. To begin, let’s look at the “what, where and why”. The…

India’s Axis Bank to Launch Ripple Payments

India-based Axis Bank will soon begin leveraging distributed ledger tech. Announced this week, Axis will use Ripple’s network for cross-border transactions. As reported by regional news source The Economic Times, the solution’s underlying technology will enable real-time settlement for cross-border payments…