Ripple (payment protocol)

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Ripple is a real-time gross settlement system, currency exchange and remittance network created by Ripple Labs Inc., a US-based technology company.wikipedia
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Ripple Labs

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Ripple is a real-time gross settlement system, currency exchange and remittance network created by Ripple Labs Inc., a US-based technology company.
Ripple Labs, Inc. is an American technology company which develops the Ripple payment protocol and exchange network.

Jed McCaleb

Ripple was conceived by Jed McCaleb and built by Arthur Britto and David Schwartz who then approached Ryan Fugger who had debuted in 2005 as a financial service to provide secure payment options to members of an online community via a global network.
Prior to co-founding Stellar, he founded and served as the CTO of the company Ripple until 2013.

List of cryptocurrencies

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By market capitalization, Bitcoin is currently (December 15, 2018) the largest blockchain network, followed by Ripple, Ethereum and Tether.

List of online payment service providers

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Ripple (payment protocol)

Real-time gross settlement

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Ripple is a real-time gross settlement system, currency exchange and remittance network created by Ripple Labs Inc., a US-based technology company.

Foreign exchange market

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Ripple is a real-time gross settlement system, currency exchange and remittance network created by Ripple Labs Inc., a US-based technology company.

Remittance

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Ripple is a real-time gross settlement system, currency exchange and remittance network created by Ripple Labs Inc., a US-based technology company.

Distributed computing

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Released in 2012, Ripple is built upon a distributed open source protocol, and supports tokens representing fiat currency, cryptocurrency, commodities, or other units of value such as frequent flier miles or mobile minutes.

Open-source software

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Released in 2012, Ripple is built upon a distributed open source protocol, and supports tokens representing fiat currency, cryptocurrency, commodities, or other units of value such as frequent flier miles or mobile minutes.

Communication protocol

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Released in 2012, Ripple is built upon a distributed open source protocol, and supports tokens representing fiat currency, cryptocurrency, commodities, or other units of value such as frequent flier miles or mobile minutes.

Fiat money

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Released in 2012, Ripple is built upon a distributed open source protocol, and supports tokens representing fiat currency, cryptocurrency, commodities, or other units of value such as frequent flier miles or mobile minutes.

Cryptocurrency

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Released in 2012, Ripple is built upon a distributed open source protocol, and supports tokens representing fiat currency, cryptocurrency, commodities, or other units of value such as frequent flier miles or mobile minutes.

Commodity

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Released in 2012, Ripple is built upon a distributed open source protocol, and supports tokens representing fiat currency, cryptocurrency, commodities, or other units of value such as frequent flier miles or mobile minutes.

Market capitalization

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The ledger employs the decentralized native cryptocurrency known as XRP, which was the second largest coin by market capitalization.

Payment system

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Ripple has been adopted by banks and payment networks as settlement infrastructure technology.

MIT Technology Review

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For its creation and development of the Ripple protocol (RTXP) and the Ripple payment/exchange network Ripple Labs was named as as one of 2014's 50 Smartest Companies in the February 2014 edition of MIT Technology Review.

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D. A. Wallach

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As a business executive, he has invested in and advised several companies that have included SpaceX, Emulate, and Ripple.