Grantee Roundup: August 2021 | Ethereum Foundation Blog

Grantee Roundup: August 2021 | Ethereum Foundation Blog

[ad_1] It’s always fun to hear about new grants as they’re awarded, but what happens after the announcement? In this series, we’ll check in on a couple of projects that are well underway - or

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EMX Exchange Halts Trading of USOIL-Perp After Crude Oil Crash

EMX Exchange Halts Trading of USOIL-Perp After Crude Oil Crash

[ad_1] In brief: Everyone was shocked when US Oil prices hit zero and global futures contracts fell hard into negative territory.  Such an event had not been anticipated by the team at the EMX exchange. 

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CBDCs Unlock Endless Fiscal Policy Options

CBDCs Unlock Endless Fiscal Policy Options

[ad_1] Proponents of central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) often point to the additional fiscal policy options that CBDCs enable such as efficient stimulus payment delivery. The COVID-19 pandemic highlighted this weakness in the U.S. financial

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Finalized no. 29 | Ethereum Foundation Blog

Finalized no. 29 | Ethereum Foundation Blog

[ad_1] Altair is here; the Merge is coming. tl;dr Altair upgrade, Oct 27 Altair, the first mainnet upgrade to the Beacon Chain, has been scheduled for epoch 74240 (Oct 27, 2021, 10:56:23am UTC). A subtle

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NFTs on XRP Ledger, Diversity & Inclusion Initiatives and Growth in APAC

NFTs on XRP Ledger, Diversity & Inclusion Initiatives and Growth in APAC

[ad_1] [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-xgwFf9sn4A[/embed] In this summer 2021 edition of the Ripple Drop, we examine how the XRP Ledger supports NFT innovation, Ripple’s efforts to create a more inclusive work environment and the APAC region as a

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PegNet Launches Mobile Wallet for Android

PegNet Launches Mobile Wallet for Android

[ad_1] The fully-decentralized network of stablecoins, PegNet, announces the launch of the first mobile wallet for Android users to easily convert pegged asset tokens. PegNet wallet hosts 42 stable pegged asset tokens of the top

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GME Remittance Joins RippleNet to Accelerate and Scale Payments from South Korea into Thailand

GME Remittance Joins RippleNet to Accelerate and Scale Payments from South Korea into Thailand

[ad_1] Today, we’re excited to announce that Global Money Express Co. Ltd (GME Remittance), one of the largest non-bank remittance service providers in South Korea has joined RippleNet. Through RippleNet, Ripple’s global financial network, GME

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Amphora: A Major Merge Milestone

Amphora: A Major Merge Milestone

[ad_1] Earlier this year, the Rayonism hackathon kicked off to protoype the architecture for Ethereum’s transition to proof of stake. The transition, often refered to as The Merge, will keep the existing beacon chain (eth2)

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Expanding Crypto Innovation | Ripple

Expanding Crypto Innovation | Ripple

[ad_1] A New Era of Global Finance Since Ripple’s inception in 2012, our vision has been to enable the Internet of Value — a world where money moves as seamlessly as information. In the realm

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Robinhood Secures $280M in Series F Funding, Plans to Expand Globally

Robinhood Secures $280M in Series F Funding, Plans to Expand Globally

[ad_1] In brief: Robinhood has secured $280 Million Series F funding after an $8.3 Billion valuation.  The funding will drive a push to expand the platform globally.  Robinhood also plans on scaling the platform and

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