We have already talked about women in this part of the technological world. Being that in the crypto world both women and men have had and continue to have an impact on the development and evolution of cryptocurrencies, we wanted to talk about 5 of the men who have had the most influence in this technology. Named without order, these people have molded the cryptongue to what it is today. We hope you enjoy this article.
Undoubtedly, one of the most prominent names in the crypto world. And that’s because he’s not other than the creator of the Ethereum project, and the second largest cryptocurrency, Ether. From its creation to the present, Ethereum has become a global project, on which multiple decentralized applications based on Blockchain have been built.
His life in the world of cryptocurrencies began with a small job as a writer in a blog about Bitcoin, Bitcoin Weekly. After that, his life was impregnated in the cryptos. Being a writer and co-founder of Bitcoin Magazine, he began his exploration of crypto projects, and based on these explorations, Ethereum was born. Being the creator of such a large cryptocurrency makes him one of the most prominent people in the cryptoworld.
This man is the creator of projects such as BitShares, EOS and the social network based on Blockchain, Steemit. This computer engineer focused for many years on the development of Blockchain technology, cryptocurrencies, decentralized exchanges and economic systems.
With Steemit, he created a social network with a native token, through which he promotes publication of content on the platform. EOS is a decentralized platform similar to Ethereum, and one of the competences of the latter. Bitshares is a decentralized exchange.
Este es el fundador de Bitmain, la mayor fábrica de fabricación de máquinas de criptominería en el mundo. De acuerdo a algunas estadísticas, el 75% de las computadoras utilizadas para minar Bitcoin en el mundo provienen de Bitmain. Tanto él como su empresa han jugado un papel determinante en el desarrollo de la industria de criptomonedas, siendo que los mineros son partícipes principales de la actividad de las criptos.
He’s the founder of Bitmain, the largest manufacturer of cryptomining machines in the world. According to some statistics, 75% of the computers used to mine Bitcoin in the world use Bitmain. Both he and his company have played a decisive role in the development of the cryptocurrency industry, being that the miners are main participants in the activity of the cryptos.
Charlie es el creador de Litecoin, una de las criptomonedas que se mantiene en el top 10 mundial. Este informático nacido en Costa de Marfil ha trabajado para numerosas compañías tecnológicas, tales como Google. Al conocer del mundo Blockchain en 2011, estudió los defectos del Bitcoin e inició su trabajo para mejorar estas deficiencias en una nueva criptomoneda. Trabajó durante un tiempo en Coinbase al igual que en Litecoin, pero luego de un tiempo volvió a trabajar a tiempo completo en Litecoin.
Charlie is the creator of Litecoin, one of the cryptocurrencies that remains in the top 10 worldwide. This computer engineer was born in Cote d’Ivoire has worked for numerous technology companies, such as Google. When learning about the Blockchain world in 2011, he studied the defects of Bitcoin and began his work to improve these deficiencies in a new cryptocurrency. He worked for a time in Coinbase as well as in Litecoin, but after a while he returned to work full time in Litecoin.
Considered by many as the father of the base of cryptocurrencies. This computer engineer is responsible for the creation of Bit Gold, the main antecedent of Bitcoin. Similarly, he defined intelligent contracts 14 years before Nakamoto created the Bitcoin Whitepaper. Many even consider him as the real identity of Satoshi Nakamoto, even though he has denied it repeatedly. Undoubtedly, one of the people that has had the most direct influence on the creation of the world of cryptocurrencies.