As per the sources on Ripple news, Ripple has been considered as the most matured crypto company in the market cap because of their involvement in the development and academic research. The Blockchain Research Initiative firm in June 2018 has been launched and has made its resolution on the commitment of launching a program which helps in accelerating the technical research and development on the latest innovation in the blockchain technology and in the digital crypto space. The Blockchain technology has been noted as an incredibly advanced transformational technology in the world and many people are already showing interest in it.
Program for Students on Blockchain Innovation
The Ripple has 11 new university partners for their University Blockchain Research Initiative and they are determined to raise it to 29. They believed that this will going to help the entire ecosystem and helps in advancing some of the best minds in the world. The institutions included are:
- Georgetown University
- Northeastern University
- Institute for Fintech Research, Tsinghua University
- University of Sao Paulo
- University of Kansas
- Carnegie Mellon University
- Cornell University
- Duke University
- University of Michigan
- Morgan State University
- National University of Singapore
Through this program, they want to expand the diversified ecosystem of global networks of partners who are taking interest in the UBRI and want to enrich the projects for the long term. At various places, workshops will be hosted by UBRI that will include topics like cryptography, cybersecurity, the blockchain, regulation etc.
Deviations in the Ripple Price at Market Analysis Chart
In the very first month of the year 2019, it has been noted that Ripple price has been through a lot of variations on the market analysis chart. Ripple has regained its position at the number 2 among all cryptocurrency after being defeated by Ethereum. In the past few weeks, Ripple has faced some difficulty and the price has followed the trend set by Bitcoin.