At Ripple, we want to see digital assets used in a way that goes beyond making payments faster for businesses. We want to see the technology used to create a positive change in the world. The Ripple mission of establishing an Internet of Value depends on the reaching two critical...
Blockchain might seem often synonymous with Bitcoin — but the reality is that the most impactful application of distributed ledger technology isn’t just as a store of value — instead it’s in a use case designed to revolutionize how companies make payments across borders. This impact is especially significant for...
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It was easy to feel the energy and excitement at the San Francisco Palace of Fine Arts Theatre as a massive crowd of blockchain enthusiasts flowed into the 2018 Blockchain Connect Conference, forcing it to quickly reach capacity. The annual conference —  which caters to blockchain scientists, developers, investors...
This is the second post of three in a series on Ripple’s vision and product strategy. You can read the first here and the final post here. Our Strategy: Partner and Rebuild We learned early in our journey that despite what Bitcoin purists will preach, financial institutions aren’t the enemy. Money...
“Instant payments are here! Instant payments are here!” Beyond a classic Steve Martin reference, the claim of instant payments is humorous in its own way. For while sending money via Venmo and other payment apps might seem instantaneous, it is anything but. Try transferring money from your Venmo account into your...
Santander recently released OnePay FX — the first mobile application for international payments powered by blockchain technology. Millions of Santander’s customers in Europe now have access to same day, cross-border payments, a critical improvement from the three to five days it traditionally takes to send money internationally. But the success...
Ripple is hosting a live Q&A with our Chief Cryptographer, David Schwartz
XRP’s advantage over other digital assets derives from its underlying technology and utility. It’s incredibly scalable — powering over 1,500 transactions per second — and is faster than any other digital asset available today. It also has a compelling use case: the potential to solve the liquidity problem inherent...