Tag: satoshi nakamoto

Apr 05 2021

Today, Bitcoin’s Satoshi Nakamoto Turns 46

Apr 05 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  culture satoshi satoshi nakamoto

An online profile for the pseudonymous creator of Bitcoin, Satoshi Nakamoto, includes an auspicious birthday of April 5, 1975.Eighty-eight years ago today, the United States Federal government issued Executive Order 6102, making citizen’s private ownership of gold illegal. This egregious overstep of government-mandated monetary policy is, coincidentally, the chosen date of Satoshi Nakamoto’s birthday, according to...

Mar 31 2021

We Are All Satoshi Nakamoto

Mar 31 2021 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  community culture satoshi nakamoto

The legendary moniker has been passed on to the community that made the decentralized payment network known as Bitcoin what it is.Nearly 12 years have passed since the release of the Bitcoin white paper, and we are no closer to finding out the identity of Satoshi Nakamoto, the mysterious creator of Bitcoin. There have been countless investigations, claims, and theories...

Mar 26 2021

Tesla Is a HODLer

PLUS: What you need to know about $COIN The SEC received a bitcoin ETF application from Fidelity this week, marking the sixth such filing within the U.S. For a brief second, it also seemed Goldman Sachs filed too, but, as it was later clarified, Goldman only...

Mar 04 2021

Was Len Sassaman Satoshi Nakamoto?

Reading Time: 2 minutes Len Sassaman is a name indelibly associated with Bitcoin, and a recent article claims he could be the pseudonymous creator, Satoshi Nakamoto Sassaman was a talented cryptographer who has many links to the core Bitcoin developers Nakamoto’s last...

Mar 02 2021

Did Someone Just Find The Old Twitter Account of The Enigmatic Satoshi Nakamoto

A user from the online platform of Substack believes that he has accidentally found the anonymous BTC creator's old Twitter account. The mentioned user is called Varun, and he thinks an old account named Goldlover has some strong connections to Satoshi's behavior at that time. The old Twitter account had many tweets regarding gold. Varun speculates that the word "gold" in these tweets...

Feb 24 2021

Satoshi Nakamoto’s Twitter Account Found? Sadly, No

Reading Time: 2 minutes Satoshi Nakamoto’s old Twitter account has not just been uncovered by a crypto researcher Varun Mather thought he had uncovered the old Twitter account and offered masses of evidence for his theory The real account owner was revealed as being...

Feb 17 2021

Wright vs McCormack Trial Begins

Reading Time: 2 minutes The long-awaited Wright vs McCormack trial began yesterday over video link Craig Wright sued Peter McCormack in April 2019 when McCormack called Wright a fraud The case is to judge whether McCormack’s comments hurt Wright’s reputation in the UK...

Feb 10 2021

Satoshi Nakamoto – From Tech Genius to Spotify Musician?

Feb 10 2021 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  bitcoin opinions satoshi nakamoto

Reading Time: 2 minutes Satoshi Nakamoto hasn’t been heard from since December 2010 Could he have quietly reappeared as an artist on Spotify? We look at the credentials of three Satoshi Nakamoto musicians Many in the crypto space have spent time wondering what...

Jan 23 2021

Will the Real Satoshi Nakamoto Ever Stand Up?

Jan 23 2021 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  bitcoin bitcoin news satoshi nakamoto

Reading Time: 3 minutes Satoshi Nakamoto publicly walked away from Bitcoin in 2010 and hasn’t been heard from since With the protocol vastly bigger and his personal wealth some $32 billion, would he likely be tempted to out himself? We look at the reasons why the real...

Jan 21 2021

What Is the Bitcoin White Paper?

A technical manifesto, the Bitcoin white paper was released in 2008 under an MIT public license for all to learn from, share and enjoy.

Craig Wright Demands Bitcoin Websites Remove Whitepaper, Citing Copyright Infringement

Craig Wright is fighting to lay claim to the creation of Bitcoin yet again. This time, his lawyers have contacted Bitcoin.org and Bitcoincore.org, alleging copyright infringement of the Bitcoin whitepaper. Craig Wright Claims Bitcoin Whitepaper, Again Craig Steven Wright isn't ready to give up the fight for Bitcoin...

Bitcoin.org Rebuts Craig Wright’s ‘Meritless’ Copyright Claim on Bitcoin White Paper

The open-source project said it would not comply with Wright's demand to take down its copy of the iconic founding document.

Jan 18 2021

Hodlonaut Decries “Moral Bankruptcy” of Wright and Ayre

Reading Time: 3 minutes Hodlonaut has decried the attitude of Craig Wright and Calvin Ayre in his legal case against Wright Hodlonaut has criticized their attempts to unmask him and bully him into dropping the case The UK High Court allegedly rejected Wright’s filing in...

Jan 13 2021

Is Bitcoin the Greatest Piece of Protest Art Ever Created?

Jan 13 2021 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  bitcoin bitcoin news satoshi nakamoto

Reading Time: 4 minutes Bitcoin critics like to argue that Bitcoin is not backed by anything and therefore has no value This puts it potentially in the same category as art, which also has little tangible value Was Satoshi Nakamoto not just a technical genius but in...

Jan 03 2021

Bitcoin’s Birthday: Satoshi Nakamoto’s Hidden Message Explained

When the pseudonymous creator of Bitcoin, Satoshi Nakamoto, launched the Genesis Block on Jan. 3, 2009, they left a timestamp referencing The Times newspaper's front page from the same day. The "Chancellor on brink of second bailout for banks" message has a much deeper meaning, one that...

Dec 16 2020

Over $20K? Why Is Bitcoin Worth Anything at All?

Bitcoin’s price continues to climb, BTC is leaving exchanges, and bitcoin "whale" sightings are becoming more frequent. But the question remains, why?

Dec 03 2020

In Echo of Bitcoin’s Genesis, Mining Pool Embeds Reuters Headline on the Blockchain

Slush Pool has immortalized a potentially iconic Reuters headline on the Bitcoin blockchain.

Nov 26 2020

Previously Unpublished Emails of Satoshi Nakamoto Present a New Puzzle

Nov 26 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  bitcoin hal finney people satoshi nakamoto tech

The emails between Satoshi and Hal Finney come from Bitcoin’s earliest days. They show how closely the cryptocurrency’s creator collaborated with early supporters at the time.

Nov 09 2020

$15.5 Million in ‘Sleeping Bitcoins’ was Awoken On Saturday: Report

The transaction is the latest in a number of recent moves from BTC wallets that have lain dormant for 10 years.

Oct 30 2020

Bitcoin To Celebrate 12-Year Whitepaper Anniversary With Monthly Close Above $12K

Tomorrow marks 12 years since Satoshi Nakamoto distributed a link to a whitepaper entitled Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System via a cypherpunk cryptography mailing list, and the world has never been the same since. As the first-ever cryptocurrency is about to celebrate the twelfth anniversary of the whitepaper's historic release, tomorrow could also be the first monthly close above $12,000 since December...

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