China’s Largest Bitcoin Exchange CEO Publicly Condemns SegWit2x

China’s Largest Bitcoin Exchange CEO Publicly Condemns SegWit2x

Star Xu, the CEO of OKCoin, the largest bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchange in China, has publicly condemned SegWit2x, describing it as a “shitcoin.” Xu stated: “Personal advice is B2X should not be listed. It’s a shitcoin but remove replay attacks protection.” Charlie Lee, the creator of Litecoin and former Coinbase executive, agreed with the statement of Xu, criticizing its lack of strong replay protection and the contentious nature of the SegWit2x hard fork. SegWit2x and its Contentious Nature Describing SegWit2x and its native cryptocurrency B2X a “shitcoin” is an extreme way of portraying its contentious nature. But, experts and […]