Ethereum Co-founder Vitalik Buterin Expects Dogecoin, Zcash To Switch To PoS

Ethereum Co-founder Vitalik Buterin Expects Dogecoin, Zcash To Switch To PoS

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Ethereum Co-founder Vitalik Buterin Expects Dogecoin, Zcash To Switch To PoS

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Published on September 25, 2022 13:15 GMT+00:00edited on September 26, 2022 11:01 GMT+00:00

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Ethereum Cofounder Vitalik Buterin feels that other blockchains, such as Dogecoin and Zcash should be following the same strategy now that the Ethereum merge has been completed.

Ryan Selkis asked Buterin at the 2022 Messari Mainnet if all networks should shift to proof-of-stake (PoS) method. Buterin responded affirmatively. Zooko Wilcox-O’Hearn, the founder of Zcash, was also in attendance.

Vitalik stated via video chat on Friday at the Messari conference:

“I anticipate that as proof of stake evolves, its credibility will only grow over time.”

This is not the first time Buterin has urged Zcash to transition to PoS. He suggested the same idea in 2018, to which Zooko responded that he was waiting for Ethereum to do it first so that he could observe how the transition went …