Vitalik Buterin created one of the world’s largest cryptocurrencies in his early twenties — here’s how he did it and why
|02/13/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- Vitalik Buterin is the co-founder of Ethereum, the second largest cryptocurrency in the world. Buterin was 21-years-old when the cryptocurrency was initially released.
- Buterin became interested in bitcoin in 2011 and co-founded a bitcoin magazine. Eventually, he dropped out of university to focus on crypto full-time.
- Buterin built Ethereum as be a blockchain platform that other applications could be built on top of.
- Buterin says that bitcoin does one thing and does one thing well. He compares it to a plot key calculator whereas he sees Ethereum as a smartphone. A smartphone can run a plot key calculator app, but read more >>>