Stellar Lumens (XLM) News, Price Predictions, Opinions and Analyses Created by Users

Stellar Lumens (XLM)

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Stellar Lumens (XLM) is a cryptocurrency made by Jed McCaleb and the Stellar Foundation in 2014. Stellar is often described as an open-source, distributed and community owned network used to facilitate cross-asset transfer. Its goal is to create universal access and participation in the global economy. The Stellar exchange has created functions that allow users to transfer crypto into fiat and vice-versa through the help of stablecoins

The inception of Stellar comes after McCaleb left Ripple, a company he founded, due to disagreements in the direction the network should head toward. After leaving Ripple, McCaleb went on to create the Stellar Foundation, which in turn created the Stellar network. 

XLM is the token behind the Stellar network and is often referred to as Lumens. It is often said that Ripple is a fork of Stellar but this is not entirely true Although Stellar may have started its groundwork from the Ripple code, the two codebases are now completely different. For example, Stellar uses a completely different consensus mechanism to Ripple. The key difference between the two is that Stellar is targeted towards helping individuals whereas Ripple intends to help banks. 

XLM operates on the Stellar Consensus Protocol which is basically a network of peers that are capable of running the Stellar Consensus Protocol independently. This method of operation, although not as decentralized as traditional Proof-Of-Work protocols, allows for a high degree of efficiency as it allows transactions to occur through a consensus process among accounts in a quorum slice (meaning only a slice of the network needs consensus for the transaction to occur).

In this tag you can discover Stellar Lumens (XLM) news, price prediction, opinion and analysis created by users.


Crypto opportunities available this week (SXP, Celo,LINK, ZEC, XLM)

9 Sep 2020 2 minute read 20 comments PVMihalache

Even if the market is down, there are plenty of opportunities to grow the crypto portfolio. Earn Swipe (SXP) on Binance by holding Binance Coin (BNB). Over $16 million worth of Swipe (SXP) will be shared for 12 weeks, approximately 333,333 allocated...

The Market Dropped: Time to Buy in Again

28 Jun 2020 2 minute read 15 comments Thomas Wolf

It's been an odd day in the market, and not for the positive - unless you were looking to invest.Things were looking great, I went fishing, took a dirt-nap and woke up to a nice set of losses in my portfolios.  Luckily, I am far from done investing a...

Full List of 2020 Stellar (XLM) Partnerships, Integrations, And Collaborations

2 Jun 2020 7 minute read 3 comments list3r

Stellar is one of the top altcoins that has been around since many years ago. Co-founded by Jed McCaleb, Stellar easily rose to fame in 2017, the same year where the cryptocurrency market reached its peak bull market. For your information, Jed McCal...

Why you should consider investing in Stellar Lumens (XLM) for the long term future !

5 May 2020 5 minute read 7 comments Djordi

Stellar Lumens (XLM) Stellar Lumens is a non-profit organization (Stellar Development Foundation) that wants to create an open network of storing and moving money. They allow almost any kind of valuta, or form of money, to be transferred in their op...

Is STELLARF.COM a SCAM??!!?? Because I think so!

22 Oct 2020 1 minute read 0 comments raftoral

Hi all! How are the things going? I've been checking this web site for a few days and I think it's a clear scam. They offer 100 STR (=XLM) when you register up to this December as welcome bonus. They also have a referral program. If you want to sign...

Picky Revolut Adds Stellar to Its App

28 Jul 2020 1 minute read 5 comments Abhimanyu Krishnan

United Kingdom-based Revolut has added Stellar Lumens (XLM) to its platform in a press statement that was first reported by CoinDesk. Users can now buy, sell and store it on the digital bank’s app. The addition of XLM was a result of “overwhelming de...

What's Stellar (XML)?

20 Sep 2020 1 minute read 1 comment Hephaesvus

Stellar is a cryptocurrency founded in 2014 by Mt Gox together with Ripple's founder Jed McCaleb. Stellar is traded on XLM and is funded by the nonprofit Stellar Development Foundation. Stellar provides payment systems between financial institutions...

Why Stellar Lumens Turning More Bullish Than Bitcoin | Is XLM A Good Investment Than BTC?

12 May 2020 3 minute read 8 comments moon333

Hi friend hope you are well today we will try to understand by the Stellar is turning more bullish than Bitcoin as the XLM has recovered more than BTC. If we take a look at the daily chart of XLM then it can be easily observed that after the drop fro...

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25 Jun 2020 4 minute read 6 comments Roberto D.

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Answer questions and earn crypto - Masmic Review

11 Jan 2020 1 minute read 3 comments Sara Spa

Update May 2020: Currently there is not a lot of activity on Masmic and their team has been unresponsive and silent on Twitter. This review will be left here as it was originally written. If you ever find yourself mindlessly scrolling through social...