Published on March 1, 2014
Agenda 10:00-10:15am: Welcome 10:15-11:15am: Panel discussion 11:15-11:40am: What is the Ripple Protocol? 11:40am-12:30: Break 12:30-1:30pm: Pitch competition 1:30-2:00pm: Judging and wrap-up
Building the Payments Web
What Is Math-based Currency a currency without a counterparty • can’t be debased an open-source payments protocol • moves value without a central operator Digital currency is just the beginning… AU MBC
The World Needs an ‘Internet For Value’ Information Exchange Value Exchange “world is flat” “world is curved”
Payment networks are more valuable when they can operate with other payment networks.
…but interoperability requires centralized payment rails. These rails can be slow and expensive to use, and costly to integrate and maintain. -2 days -$15
Ripple provides a simple, open-sourced payments protocol to exchange value instantly, for free, and in any currency.
What Is Ripple?
Ripple Is a Protocol for Moving Value • a distributed payments protocol • a new currency - ripples (XRP) • the world’s first distributed currency exchange HTTP: the information web :: RTXP: Ripple: the value web
Benefits as a Payment Protocol Any Currency Global Final Fast ACH settles in 3+ days vs. 5 seconds on Ripple. Free Wire transfers cost $15+ vs. $0.00003 on Ripple Protocol.
Confirmation in a Decentralized System Mining Method (Bitcoin) • Primary focus: a new currency • Average 10 minute confirmations • Needs to reimburse miners for high energy consumption Consensus Method (Ripple) • Primary focus: payments in any currency • Average 5 second confirmations • Doesn’t require mining
How Does Ripple Work?
Four Types of Users Basic Users Merchants Market Makers Gateways
Gateways Cash in, Cash out • • • gateways issue local currency balances on Ripple balances can be transferred across the ledger without intermediaries gateways earn fees as they wish
Transactions in Any Currency?
Too Many Pairs Of Currencies
XRP Has No Counterparty
XRP Connects People
XRP Connects Currencies If a market exists between a currency pair, people can exchange value directly.
What’s the Opportunity for Developers? • Open-source • Fundamentally new – opens up many new businesses • Connect to financial service providers without paperwork • Powerful core functionality, so you can worry about the application level
What’s Coming for Developers? • New Developer Portal • New APIs and tools to get started faster • Developer giveaway programs
Company Overview 2012 Founding $6.5M Venture financing 40 Employees
Ripple Labs to Host Cryptocurrency Event and One Million XRP Pitch Competition at DeveloperWeek ... Building the Payments Web is a ... Ripple Labs, the ...
Ripple Labs @DeveloperWeek: Building the Payments Web Building the Payments Web is a half-day of discussion and i... 6 months ago. Technology.
An event titled ‘Building the Payments Web ... 'Building the Payments Web' was sponsored by Ripple Labs, ... Larsen told CoinDesk that Ripple Labs is ...
Участники встречи Building the Payments Web ... DeveloperWeek, ... Ripple Labs является ...
... Ripple Labs совместно с организаторами конференции DeveloperWeek, ... Building the Payments Web, ...
Ripple Insights features industry updates, ... The Best Pitches From DeveloperWeek ... dubbed Building the Payments Web, ...
Ripple Labs: Values, Purpose, Strategy 2014. 4,136 Views. mansoorkhan202020. Ripple factor. ... Ripple Labs @DeveloperWeek: Building the Payments Web ...
The event, held downtown San Francisco, was in conjunction with DeveloperWeek, and draws thousands of professional application developers.