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Stellar Goes In On Lightning with 2018 Launch Target

A lesser-known cryptocurrency with a unique approach to decentralized payments is hopping aboard the Lightning bandwagon. Making strides on an ambitious roadmap released earlier this year, the non-profit behind the cryptocurrency Stellar has released a formal specification describing how and when it plans to adopt the transaction tech originally invented... Read More

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Editorial
Easy as Chat? Stellar Invests in OKCupid Founders’ Crypto Quest

Settling a tab in crypto tokens? While the idea may seem far from mainstream, it’s actually at the center of a deal that finds the non-profit behind the world’s eighth-largest blockchain, the Stellar Development Foundation, funding the co-founders of OKCupid and their new cryptography-centric startup, Keybase. Revealed exclusively to CoinDesk,... Read More

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Stellar (XLM) to Top $1 in the Coming Month

This week has seen the price of Stellar Lumens (XLM) perform far better than the rest of the top 10 largest coins. The coin’s price was in the green all week and closed the day top of the list at a daily return of over 9% this Thursday. This recent... Read More

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Editorial
5 Reasons why Stellar (XLM) is Setting the Launchpad for 2018

Stellar (XLM) is bringing joy to its investors, a stream of good news is being posted almost on a daily basis. If you think that the launch of Stellarport, Stellar-based (XLM) decentralized exchange is the reason why I’m saying this, think again and read further. This is just one of... Read More

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Editorial
Stellar offers a bold new way of exchanging money

Last week, Stellar and its cryptocurrency, Stellar Lumens (XLM), surged to become the eighth most-valuable cryptocurrency after digital payments company Stripe announced it may add support for for the currency. Stripe handles digital transactions for more than 100,000 businesses, including OpenTable and Warby Parker. Adding to the hype, the Mobius... Read More

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Editorial
This Is Why Stellar Lumens Is A Top 10 Altcoin

With all the talk online and in the media about the dreaded “Bitcoin bubble” and the “cryptocurrency crash” it’s easy to panic. Certainly drops of over 60% in some currencies is nothing to take lightly, but we’re already seeing signs of the market coming around and, with every crisis comes... Read More

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Jed McCaleb and His Newest Venture, Stellar

Who is Jed McCaleb? Jed McCaleb is a renowned American programmer and blockchain cryptocurrency expert. He is known for his immense contribution in the cryptocurrency world such as starting Mt. Gox, the first Bitcoin exchange in the world. Jed has been involved in many other pioneer projects such as eDonkey,... Read More

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Bitcoin Isn’t the Only Crypto Adding Lightning Tech Now

Lightning is spreading across the cryptocurrency landscape. Originally designed for use on bitcoin, the world’s largest cryptocurrency by market size was also the first to implement the concept, touted as a way to make transactions faster and cheaper by moving them to a layer above the blockchain. But with scalability... Read More

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Editorial
Meet Stellar, the Cryptocurrency Poised to Be the Next Bitcoin and Ripple

Want to know how a cryptocurrency suddenly gets hot? Based on recent history, it’s actually quite simple: Have a talented or prominent blockchain designer as the company’s founder, and then sign up a couple of high-profile clients to use the blockchain. That’s it. That seems to be pretty much all... Read More