Ripple CTO lashes out at Vitalik Buterin for his dig at XRP

Ripple’s technical director David Schwartz didn’t take Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin’s dig on XRP very kindly. In a discussion that started around the recent $30,000 limit imposed by the Ontario crypto exchange on purchases of altcoins excluding Ether (ETH), Litecoin (LTC) and Bitcoin Cash (BCH). Buterin, in a quoted response to a tweet, praised the … Read more

Paris-based Koolboks closes $2.5 million seed round to scale up solar cooling across Africa – e-RUPI Guide

Power grid supply in Africa is erratic and inconsistent, affecting rural and urban households and businesses. For restaurants or convenience stores dealing with perishables, frozen foods, and beverages, having intermittent electricity slows down their business. Some of them turn to diesel generators, which are expensive and toxic, to provide electricity. Companies like cabbage box offer … Read more

Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin Relaunches the XRP Community

Alex Dovbnya Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin had to face the wrath of the XRP community after declaring that the Ripple-affiliated token had lost its right to protection In a recent tweet, Vitalik Buterin claims that XRP, the sixth largest cryptocurrency, lost its right to protection after Ripple tried to throw Ethereum under the bus as “China-controlled”. … Read more

Korean police seize cryptocurrency for unpaid traffic fines in process

A South Korean city near Seoul has successfully implemented a pilot program that allows police to seize crypto from the exchange accounts of individuals with overdue traffic fines. Gunpo, a town of about 275,000 inhabitants in northwestern Gyeonggi province, was selected by the national government to conduct the pilot program in 2022, which will be … Read more

How Amazon’s continued expansion into healthcare could boost the industry – e-RUPI Guide

After Amazon’s $3.9 Billion acquisition of One MedicalBusiness Insider reported that the company would to add mental health care to her portfolio. While there are skeptics who fear Amazon’s track record of privacy in healthcare, some say the company’s moves could be positive for the industry. The tech behemoth originally entered the health sector after … Read more

Grow and Acquire with Benchling and Benchmark on e-RUPI Guide Live – e-RUPI Guide

Sajith Wickramasekara co-founded Benchling to improve laboratory data collection and collaboration. Since its inception in 2012, the company has grown to a valuation of $6.1 billion. Wickramasekara will join e-RUPI Guide Live, along with Benchmark’s general partner, Miles Grimshaw, to discuss the recent acquisition and growth. This e-RUPI Guide Live event opens Aug. 24 at … Read more

Cardano Founder Urges Stake Pool Operators to Upgrade Nodes

Alex Dovbnya Cardano founder Charles Hoskinson wants stake pool operators to prepare for the Vasil upgrade In a recent tweet, Cardano founder Charles Hoskinson urged stake pool operators to upgrade their nodes to version 1.35.3 to prepare for the coming Vasil era. Earlier this week announced the release of the latest version, which fixes several … Read more