Submitted by Michael Krieger of Liberty Blitzkrieg.
I’ve known about Ripple for close to a year now. I’ve been meaning to write a post on it for several months, but since doing so is such a difficult effort I kept putting it off. The most accurate expression I’ve seen to-date describing the daunting task of explaining Ripple to someone who has never heard of it is the following line published in a recent Bitcoin Magazine article:
If you’re ever explaining Bitcoin to someone and they’re getting it, start talking about Ripple, just to confuse them again.
That was precisely how I felt when a friend of mine first introduced me to Ripple. I spent months looking for a good article on Ripple and couldn’t find any. So I decided to write my own.
You can read it here.