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Vitalik Buterin

Vitalik Buterin explained why he called blockchain assets growth hopeless

Recent statement made by Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin caused a lot of discussions in crypto community. Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao, Tron CEO Justin Sun ConsenSys CEO Joseph Lubin already stated that they do not agree with Buterin.

A couple of days later, Vitalik Buterin decided to make it clear and pointed out that there is still space for development.

However, Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao posted on his Twitter that he still does not agree. Zhao believes that cryptocurrencies will continue the growth in 1000 times and more.

Joseph Lubin in his interview to CNN noted that blockchain technology will influence the economy, society and political system more and more in the next 10 years. In addition, blockchain community is still at the early stage of its evolution and the great changes are yet to come.

The founder of TRON Justin Sun also stated that «the time will tell» if cryptocurrency can make a significal impact on the world’s economy.

Vitalik Buterin said that the majority of educated people are already aware of the crypto world and DLT. At the moment, the most important part for the development is the implementation of blockchain into the business.
In one of his latest twits, he added that the media interpreted his words in the wrong way and make him look pessimistic while he is being realistic.

Earlier ForkLog reported that Vitalik Buterin engaged in discussion with Bitcoin Core developer regarding the future of Ethereum cryptocurrency.