Host of the TV show Fast Money, Brian Kelly in a live show how to get the token Ripple on cryptocurrency exchange Poloniex.
The amount of the transaction amounted to about 3 bitcoins.
I bought Ripple is easy and simple.
Lol @CNBC is showing people how to use the internet to buy Ripple. Literally click-by-click tutorial followed by “that’s how easy it is!”This is so insane. pic.twitter.com/8uzt0YP5Po— Pomp (@APompliano) January 7, 2018
TV show Fast Money is known for its promotional nature rather than information and this is not the first time it promote a particular cryptocurrency.
For example, in December as broadcast and social TV show was actively promoters Bitcoin Cash, which caused serious suspicions on the part of the cryptocurrency community.
Meanwhile, the astronomical growth of XRP is a concern for those who are not convinced of the usefulness of the token and its relationship with the Ripple platform. Companies that operate and use the services and products Ripple do not have to invest in XRP or use it.
See also Forecast the price of Ripple to 2018 (updated version)
However, CEO brad Garlinghouse insists that his cryptocurrency will one day surpass bitcoin.
Lately more and more people realize that bitcoin is not a panacea and not the only solution available on the blockchain
And XRP is not trying to be a versatile tool, it solves the problem and solves it very effectively.