Is Ripple the ‘bitcoin 2.0’?

Cory johnson, chief market Strategist of ripple opens his mind about ripple and cryptocurrencies. He affirms that the XRP currency could survive without Ripple labs, though it is the reason for it’s development . He further added that he perceives Ripple as a startup amidst the large community of supporters. Though it Sheds a negative impact, he claims that he is quite optimistic about it. The competitors of Ripple is not what you may think, it is the companies like SWIFT(a financial firm) which slows down the movement of money across the borders. The most amusing opinion from him is that he believes that Ripple is what he calls ‘bitcoin 2.0’.