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Fwd: [Ripple] Colored Coin is moving along! Check it out!

From: Joseph Potvin <jpotvin@opman.ca>
Date: Fri, 20 Sep 2013 09:50:58 -0400
Message-ID: <CAKcXiSo7j5azvzuuKsznHNwte20uqJnJ5yzBbqUiraHAdbm70A@mail.gmail.com>
To: Web Payments CG <public-webpayments@w3.org>, Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
I'm wondering...

1. Is the idea to place Bitcoin in the role of Ripple's XRP?

2. The site says BitcoinX is an "open standard protocol". Which standards body?

Joseph Potvin

On Thu, Sep 19, 2013 at 8:00 PM, Melvin Carvalho
<melvincarvalho@gmail.com> wrote:
> FYI: this is an interesting technology built on top of crypto currency
> technology.   Coloured coins are coded bitcoins where live on the block
> chain but can be valued at many times the bitcoin value (much like gold is
> valued higher than it's industrial value).  See below for a test wallet
> working implementation too.
> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> From: Daniel <humandalayoga@gmail.com>
> Date: 20 September 2013 01:28
> Subject: [Ripple] Colored Coin is moving along! Check it out!
> To: rippleusers@googlegroups.com
> I really think this is the ideal system.. combining debt backed currency and
> bitcoin's 'Hard Currency' .. It's moving along quite well and I am excited
> to be able to use this system to issue my own currency backed by bitcoins.
> http://www.bitcoinx.org/
> And the test wallet
> http://bitcoinx.github.io/webcoinx/
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