Stripe Backs Non-Profit Decentralized Payment Network Stellar, From Mt. Gox’s Original Creator

By Kim-Mai Cutler

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There’s Bitcoin, the asset and hedge against fiat currencies and the politics of their central banks. And then there’s Bitcoin, a fundamental innovation around a distributed public ledger of transactions. Many crypto-currencies try to split or play with the distinction between the two. An early attempt was the Ripple, from OpenCoin. But the team behind that startup split.… Read More

Source: Technology