Just when the intense debate surrounding the increase in the total Bitcoin supply was fading, Jiang Zhuoer, the founder of the cryptocurrency mining pool BTC.TOP reportedly dropped the bomb on his Weibo handle that the development team of the Bitcoin Core camp has been targeting an increase to the previously set supply of 21 million BTCs.
In a recent report by a Chinese crypto outlet, Bitcoin core supporter Jiang claimed on his Weibo profile that the expansion process was underway. It further stated that:
“In Jiang’s opinion, Matt Luongo is the “mouthpiece” for the Bitcoin Core development team at the roundtable discussion.”
However, Luongo himself had some contrarian views. Matt Luongo, the founder of Thesis, retweeted the article published on the said website and said: