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As the battle for leading cryptocurrency ensues and we witness coins fluctuating the markets every other day, the risk valuation of cryptocurrency exchange keeps increasing for the investor. The cryptocurrency world has shifted from a single POV narrative of Bitcoin to a much more advanced and developed version where factors like energy consumption and extensibility have become more important than the traditional values like total supply etc.

Coin Price, as per CoinMarketCap on April 21, 2021.

Currencies like XDC and ADA have transformed the usage and applications of cryptocurrency in more innovative ways. Developed at a difference of just 2 years, both of these currencies have utilized PoS —…

BTC, ETH, XRP, XDC role in climate change- in detail

Coin Price & Market Capital, as per CoinMarketCap on April 21, 2021.

The last decade has been riveting for the financial world due to the onset of many new investment instruments — one of them being cryptocurrency. While the world tries to encash on every big investment opportunity presented by cryptocurrency, many risks and negative impacts have been downplayed to a dangerous level. One of them is the environmental impact of cryptocurrency trading. The annual carbon footprint of trading bitcoins in a single day is equivalent to that of the entire country of Argentina.

The cryptocurrency coins are produced through mining that is a complex algorithmic process done by many high tech…

Over the past few months we have seen a great transition in the way people conduct business as well as day to day transactions. Although most of the changes were mandated by the sudden pandemic but that has also led to a substantial shift in the user behavior. This evident shift was also influenced by the downfall in employment numbers and the scope for impulsive spending which eventually increased the investment caution and the average number of online transactions per day. …

Over time, the global blockchain industry has evolved manifolds, with multiple ecosystems contesting for users’ attention. While choosing platforms that are best-suited to their needs, users need to compare alternatives by focusing on certain essential parameters. Against this backdrop, we provide a detailed comparative analysis of the Binance Chain and the XinFin Digital Contract (XDC) Blockchain.

Coin Price, as per CoinMarketCap on February 25, 2021.

General Comparison

Developed by eXchange inFinite (XinFin) in 2019, the XDC Blockchain is an enterprise-ready, public-private hybrid ecosystem. To ensure optimum security, XDC’s decentralized network implements double-validation and node randomization, among other factors. …

Due to the increasing concern and criticism, developers have tried to, and have been successful in developing Green coins.

While thinking about cryptocurrency, the first thing that comes to our mind is paperless money. Although generally viewed as a virtual concept it is, ironically, often supported by bulky hardware that consumes insane amounts of energy. Numerous reports have studied the effects of crypto-mining on the environment and all of them are of the same vein — despite being paperless, crypto-mining is not helping the environment in any way. Rather, it’s doing the opposite.

Due to the increasing concern and criticism, developers have tried to, and have been successful in developing Green coins. As eco-friendly alternatives to Proof-of-Work (PoW) based…

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XinFin stands for ‘eXchange InFinitive’ and is the first-of-its-kind, hybrid blockchain network with Delegated Proof of Stake Consensus (XDPoS). The XinFin Digital Contract or XDC is the network’s utility token, offering a range of use-cases including payments settlements.

Built with enterprise-grade scalability, security, and seamlessness in mind, the XDC network brings together the best of public and private blockchains. In doing so, bridges the gaps between communities and enterprises around the world, as well as optimizes resource utilization.

In simple terms, every enterprise on the XDC network has access to a transparent and auditable public state. This can be leveraged…

Cryptocurrency and blockchain have already made their way into the books of many small and big companies. They have evolved from being some form of dubious technologies to becoming the next-generation tech that are key to driving the next industrial revolution.

Both cryptos and blockchains offer promising use cases to finance, supply chain, internet security, cloud storage, and a number of other sectors.

But when we discuss any technology for the future, sustainability is a crucial factor. …

Decentralized Finance (DeFi or open finance) has emerged as one of the most interesting and active spaces within the blockchain space. The term DeFi mainly refers to open financial infrastructures built on public smart contract platforms like the ethereum blockchain.

DeFi doesn’t rely on intermediaries and centralized institutions. Rather, it is based on decentralized applications (DApps) and open protocols. Within open finance, agreements are enforced via smart contracts, transactions are executed in a deterministic and secure way, and the changes are added to information blocks on the public blockchain. …

XinFin Network is an enterprise-ready hybrid blockchain that helps bring more efficiency to the international trade and finance industry. It combines the usability of public and private blockchains along with interoperable smart contracts to curb the various shortcomings of decades-old trade and finance processes.

The XinFin blockchain utilizes the XinFin Delegated Proof-of-Stake consensus(XDPoS) mechanism for smoother digitization of industrial processes and almost-instant trade settlement.

To ensure that network participants make the most of XinFin’s potential to disrupt global trade and finance, it offers a wide range of tools and API documentation to all XinFin members.

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There is a wide array of blockchain networks that are today trying to improve the trade and finance infrastructure for enterprises across various industries. These blockchain networks are powered by an underlying cryptocurrency that largely defines their value proposition. Of all blockchains working with financial entities, Ripple is one of the most widely recognized due to its extended partnerships with both national and international financial service providers.

In today’s article, we briefly contrast the Ripple network’s XRP tokens with the enterprise-ready hybrid blockchain XinFin’s cryptocurrency XDC.

Enterprise Blockchain Token Comparison: XRP vs. XDC

Value Proposition

Ripple is a blockchain network powered by the XRP cryptocurrency that provides its partners…


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