Ripple Eyes Middle East Expansion, Confirms Subsidiary Launch in Dubai

California-based technology firm Ripple has disclosed plans of launching a subsidiary in Dubai by the end of the year.  

Former Google Exec Joins Ripple as New VP of Products

San Francisco-based payments firm Ripple Labs has appointed Google’s former head of Business Development and Communications Amir Sarhangi as new vice president of products.  

Ripple Reports XRP Sales Doubled in Q3

Ripple has reported that the XRP’s sale doubled in Q3.

Online Property Storage Marketplace Adopts XRP Payment

On-demand property storage and rental marketplace Omni has announced the addition of Ripple as a payment method after raising $25 million in XRP during a Series B funding round in January.  

New Jersey Restaurant Now Accepts Bitcoin, Litecoin

Monica’s Restaurant has introduced a new payment system, allowing patrons to pay in Bitcoin and Litecoin.

Ripple’s Head of Information Security Resigns; Moves to Harbor

Sujay Jaladi, head of information security at Ripple, will be leaving the San Francisco-based company.

Gates Foundation Partners with Blockchain Startup Coil

The Gates Foundation has teamed up with blockchain startup Coil to offer payment services for the unbanked.

BlockFi Now Accepts LTC and GUSD as Loan Funding Options

Crypto-to-USD lender BlockFi has announced that it now accepts Litecoin (LTC) and Gemini's GUSD as collateral, making the company the first crypto-backed lender to support GUSD as a loan funding option.

Trump Officials Formally Meet Ripple

Ripple’s chief market strategist Cory Johnson has gotten the privilege of introducing Ripple and XRP to U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration.

New England Auto Dealer Sells Car in Exchange for Dash

AutoFair has successfully sold a 2012 Ford Fusion for 36.9855 Dash worth about $7,560.

BitGo to Provide Custodial Services to Dash and Lumens

Palo Alto-based blockchain security firm BitGo has recently announced support for digital coins Dash and Stellar Lumens.

SFOX Adds Litecoin to Its Institutional Crypto Investment Platform

Cryptocurrency prime dealer SFOX has listed Litecoin on its platforms in addition to three other digital assets it is currently supporting.

SBI Ripple Asia Obtains Payments License for MoneyTap

SBI Ripple Asia has announced that it has obtained a payments license for blockchain money app.

Venezuela-Based Startup Launches First SMS Wallet Service for Dash Remittance

A Venezuela-based startup has launched an SMS wallet developed exclusively for Dash transactions, allowing users to send and receive payments in the country without any mobile device or internet connection.   

Charlie Lee Backs Litecoin by Debunking FUDs

The architect of cryptocurrency Litecoin has gone to Twitter to defend the altcoin by debunking several FUDs.