Electronic music didn't make people stop playing the piano.
Streaming video didn't stop people from going to theaters.
Email didn't replace the thoughtfulness of a hand written letter.
Technology is often additive (not just disruptive).
Similarly, cryptocurrency will enable a new, more open, financial system (the cryptoeconomy) that is largely additive to the traditional financial system that exists today.
Put another way, cryptocurrency will be both a complement and substitute to finance 1.0, but what proportions of each remains to be seen.
Would be interesting if someone came up with a way to quantify where various technology revolutions lie on this spectrum.
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