The founder of Tron sees Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s entry into the cryptocurrency market as positive, and the discussions are part of being a celebrity.
The founder of Tron, a low-cost network designed to facilitate peer-to-peer sharing of digital content, understands the value of attention from celebrities in the cryptocurrency space. Sun spoke at CoinDesk’s annual conference, Consensus 2021, which brings together crypto industry, global financial experts and influencers. Sun said:
Sun is no stranger to arguing, so is Musk. Tesla CEO recently made a stir when Tesla announced that it would stop accepting Bitcoin payments due to the cryptocurrency’s carbon footprint. Many attributed it to Bitcoin and the decline in the market.
Despite his gratitude, Sun boasted that the Tron blockchain contains more transaction volumes than Musk’s former company PayPal.
While the focus remains on Tron, Sun acknowledged the value of increased density in the crypto space: