With an estimated 50 billion connected devices worldwide by 2030, the global reservoir of unused processing power will be gigantic. The case for volunteer computing is ubiquitous, acccelerated by the Covid-19 pandemic and the urge to tackle climate change.
Although Gridcoin faces different challenges, I believe the technology is very well positioned to offer a frictionless volunteer computing experience to the public in the next decade. - (Suiteki, 2021)
I view Gridcoin more as an addition to the Science. If Gridcoin collapsed and went to zero, I still would have done something useful with my machines and helped science. I can’t say that about many other coins. — (Roboticmind, 2021)