Blockchain 

Ripple (XRP) | $26 Million Moved to Co-Founder Jed McCaleb

Ripple, the company that holds the highest number of XRP tokens, has been in the news for the wrong reasons over the past few weeks. Analysts and members of the XRP community have been quite vocal about the way in which the company has gone about dumping large quantities of its holding at regular intervals. Many believe that the periodic selling of XRP tokens at large volumes has led to the poor performance of the token. XRP, which is the third biggest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, has been one of…

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Ethereum 

Google Co-Founder Sergey Brin is an Ethereum Miner!

At a Blockchain Summit in Morocco on Sunday, July 8, Google’s co-founder Sergey Brin announced that he and his son, much to everyone’s surprise, are Ethereum (ETH) miner’s. Brin is the president of Alphabet, the parent company of Google which he co-founded in 1998. Google has been notably slow to explore blockchain technology but Brin has stated that he personally finds the technology incredible stating “It’s mind-boggling…I see the future as taking these…research-y, out-there ideas and making them real.”  And it seems Ethereum is the coin of choice for the…

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Ethereum 

Joseph Lubin | Ethereum Co-Founder

Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin has spoken about the recent slump in the cryptocurrency market and it seems he is undeterred by it. In a recent interview with Bloomberg Television, Lubin said that price collapses have been part-in-parcel of the “blockchain ecosystem since 2009” and as a whole, the market won’t be affected by the slump. He further backed up his contentment by saying that “growth has been exponential” and has outweighed the price bubbles which will seem like “little pimples on a chart”. “We’ve seen six big bubbles, each more epic than…

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