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Apple Co-Founder Says that Ethereum can be As Influential as Apple
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Steve Wozniak, the Apple co-founder, said that the whole buzz surrounding Bitcoin, Blockchain, and cryptocurrency, in general, could mean that the crypto market is in a bubble.

According to an article at, he said that the hype around Blockchain reminds him of that of the dot-com era, before off-course the market crash in the year 2000. These were said at the NEX technology conference in New York.

Despite the previous thoughts of him, Wozniak also said that the most innovative companies with long-term planning can easily survive and thrive. Ethereum is at the top of this list.

According to CNBC, Wozniak “highlighted Ethereum as having the potential to outlive the hype because of its use case, and the ability for programmers to build their own related projects.”

“If you look now you say all that internet stuff happened, we got it, it just took a while,” Wozniak said. “It doesn’t change in a day, a lot of the Blockchain ideas that are really good by coming out early they can burn themselves out by not being prepared to be stable in the long run.”

He has also made a series of positive comments on crypto during the last time, highlighting some of the high-profile public hashing from the likes of Warren Buffett and Bill Gates.

According to the article, at the WeAreDevelopers technology conference in Vienna, Wozniak said that Ethereum has a chance to be as influential as Apple.

Regarding Bitcoin, he is a famous believer in the king of crypto and calls it “the only digital gold.”