How UPenn Uses Blockchain To Incentivize Sustainable Energy Use

Like many colleges across the country, The University of Pennsylvania (UPenn) currently has few students on campus due to the impact of COVID-19. Assistant Professor of Architecture, Dorit Aviv is taking advantage of all those empty dorm rooms to establish an innovative sustainability project based on Internet of Things (IoT) and blockchain technology. With help … Continued

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Examining the Regulatory Outlook for Digital Assets

Watch the full session from Ripple Swell Global 2020 today. More than 10 years has passed since the launch of Bitcoin, but the cryptocurrency industry remains largely the preserve of blockchain enthusiasts and fintech startups. The reason why mainstream financial institutions have yet to fully embrace the potential of digital assets is clear to the … Continued

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The Ripple Drop: Developing the XRP Ledger and the Future of Crypto Regulation in the US

The latest episode of The Ripple Drop looks ahead to the future development of the XRP Ledger and how US crypto regulation needs to evolve to help tech innovators. Changing the Face of Global Payments Vidya Mani accepted the role of Ripple’s new VP of Engineering because she believes the company has a compelling opportunity … Continued

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OCC’s Embrace of Digital Assets and Banks Opportunity to Integrate

The Office of the Comptroller of Currency’s (OCC) letter from July 2020 gives the green light to financial institutions to confidently develop their capabilities for handling digital assets and their associated applications. Treading carefully when implementing progressive technologies, banks require methods with a track record of legal and regulatory compliance, as well as trust in … Continued

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