Vitalik Buterin: Bitcoin is 'Genuinely Cool Tech,' Bitcoin SV Is 'Pure Dumpster Fire' – Bitcoinist.com

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Vitalik Buterin: Bitcoin is 'Genuinely Cool Tech,' Bitcoin SV Is 'Pure Dumpster Fire' - Bitcoinist.com

Bitcoin Cash ‘Satoshi’s Vision’ (BSV), the brand new laborious fork of Bitcoin Cash (BCH), is a “pure dumpster fire,” Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin has stated.


Cool Vs. Dumpster Hot Air

In a Twitter dialogue with cryptocurrency commentator and entrepreneur Tuur Demeester December 25, Buterin debated the professionals and cons of two algorithms utilized by many cryptocurrencies: Proof-of-Work (PoW) and Proof-of-Stake (PoS).

As a part of its lengthy-time period improve schedule, Ethereum plans to switch from PoW to PoS, with Buterin saying he “doesn’t believe” within the former.

Vitalik Buterin

BSV, which plans to make use of large block sizes to resolve scaling difficulties ‘on chain,’ has confronted technical and publicity hurdles because it got here into being on November 15.

The altcoin unwittingly grew to become collateral injury from the talk after an advocate requested Buterin’s opinion on it.

The person had claimed the scaling plans from Bitcoin (BTC) builders – particularly ‘off-chain’ scaling through the Lightning Network, was a “joke.”

Buterin slickly disagreed.

“I have my disagreements with the bitcoin roadmap, PoW, etc but they’re trying to do something that’s genuinely cool tech,” he responded.

“BSV is a pure dumpster fire.”