Category: XRP

New Paper: Ripple Network Doesn’t Meet Criteria To Reach Consensus

New Paper: Ripple Network Doesn’t Meet Criteria To Reach Consensus

A brand-new paper which analyzes the Ripple network concluded that the network does not reach true consensus, as its protocol “may violate safety and liveness,” and doesn’t follow the established models and algorithms for a Byzantine agreement. Report Claims XRP’s Network Is Vulnerable to Malicious Actors According to Ignacio Amores-Sesar, Christian Cachin, and Jovana Micic, […]

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Bitcoin, Ethereum and XRP (Ripple) are “quasi-monetary units”, says IMF

According to the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Bitcoin, Ethereum and XRP (Ripple) are classified as “quasi-monetary units”. In the case of the introduction of a Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC), cryptocurrencies would have to be clearly delineated.  The International Monetary Fund (IMF) recently published a working paper entitled “Legal Aspects of Central Bank Digital Currency: […]

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Bitcoin Crushes Previous All-Time Price Highs Surpassing 2017’s Bull Run

Bitcoin Crushes Previous All-Time Price Highs Surpassing 2017’s Bull Run

Digital currency markets are on a tear this week, as a myriad of crypto assets have seen enormous gains during the last two days. Then finally, on November 30, 2020, the largest blockchain in terms of market cap, bitcoin (BTC) surpassed its 2017 all-time highs (ATH) after crossing the highly anticipated $19,860 zone on Monday […]

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