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A skin deformity characterised by ridging on the upper surface of the breast due to thin skin or underfilling or leakage of a breast implant. While rippling can occur with all types of implants, it is more common with saline implants due to saline’s fluid mechanics compared to those of silicone gel; it is more common over the lower half of the implant than the upper because there is less subcutaneous tissue over the lower half; it is more common in implants placed above the muscle than submuscular implants; textured implants are more likely to ripple than smooth
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"Through our partnership with Ripple, we will also have the opportunity to further enhance our operations and streamline our global liquidity management."
Ripple is a fintech firm that allows users to send money globally using blockchain technology.
After observing the defects in the sand ripples in pictures of both ancient and modern sand beds, as well as of sedimentary rock, lead author Taylor Perron of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology says the researchers wondered "are they just random, or do they actually contain some information?" To answer this question, Perron and colleagues constructed a wave tank with a motorized paddle at one end and an artificial sloping beach at the other.
"We expect to go live with Ripple by Q1, 2019 with one or two Asian banks.
He said that Ripple has already signed about 200 institutions from different countries with many of them being from the Middle East.
' Via its network platform RippleNet, Ripple has been providing blockchain-powered payment and settlement network services between banks, digital coin exchanges and corporations.
The agreement between Ripple and UNIC is designed to support the rapidly growing demand for research and learning from faculty, students and industry.
Both Ripple and the Saudi central bank have created a programme to provide support to Saudi banks to use xCurrent, Ripple's enterprise software solution that enables banks to instantly settle cross-border payments with end-to-end tracking, Ripple said in a statement posted on its website.
Incorporating Ripple's blockchain technology into our payments systems will bring customers an enhanced, new payments experience." He added, "The early adoption of this game-changing technology allows us to offer a competitive service, as it will have an impact on the speed and cost of cross-border transactions.
While Bitcoin's value soared by roughly 2,000 percent last year, Ripple's (XRP's) rally was less known, but even more impressive -- the value of the firm's tokens soared by a staggering 60,000 percent towards the end of 2017, while they were not even worth a cent apiece at the beginning of the same year.
Summary: Georgia [USA], Jan 3 (ANI): Crypotcurrency Ripple in the last few weeks has spiked considerably, making it the second most valuable digital currency after Bitcoin.
Electromagnetic torque ripple is an important indicator of motor performance.