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FTA ' Ripple (XRP) is a new decentralized Bitcoin-like currency '



There are people who want to promote it that way, but that doesn't include the people who designed and built it. Check out http://ripple.com/


But the point is that if they (XRP) come to have any monetary value at all, the whole thing reduces to a ponzi scheme with benefits.


I'm not totally sure on this, but AIUI XRP is a new currency and Ripple is a system that can trade any currency including XRP, BTC, USD, etc.




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