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Australian businessman: I'm Satoshi Nakamoto, creator of Bitcoin

Craig Wright is trying to prove that he is the digital currency's long-elusive inventor known as Satoshi Nakamoto.

By May 2, 2016

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Is Craig Wright really Bitcoin's creator? The unmasking raises doubts (CNET Update show notes)

An Australian businessman says he created the digital currency, but experts find flaws in his proof. Bridget Carey explains the bigger questions surrounding the mystery of "Satoshi Nakamoto."

By May 2, 2016

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Is Craig Wright really Bitcoin's creator? Unmasking raises doubts

An Australian businessman says he created the digital currency, but experts find flaws in his proof. Bridget Carey explains the bigger questions surrounding the mystery of "Satoshi Nakamoto."

By May 2, 2016

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Bitcoin's creator (possibly) reveals himself (The 3:59, Ep. 37)

An Australian businessman says he invented Bitcoin, but skepticism already abounds.

By May 2, 2016

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You can now use bitcoin to buy games on Steam

The digital gaming platform is the latest place to accept the cryptocurrency.

By April 28, 2016

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Bitcoin whodunit leads to Oz

Two new investigations suggest an Australian businessman may be Satoshi Nakamoto, the mastermind behind the cryptocurrency. As with past efforts to unmask the currency's creator, these might prove inconclusive.

By December 9, 2015

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Mt. Gox bitcoin chief Mark Karpeles arrested in Japan

Karpeles is accused of tampering with financial records to inflate his bank account by $1 million -- and a former employee has ended his silence over the Mt. Gox debacle.

By August 3, 2015

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Name your price for hacking books on Humble Bundle

Pay what you want for books that teach you all about Arduino, Python, Bitcoin and more while raising money for No Starch Press and the Electronic Frontier Foundation.

By April 28, 2016

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At last, Mt. Gox users can file claims for lost bitcoins

More than a year ago, the massive bitcoin exchange collapsed. Now users will have a chance to file a claim in hopes of getting their cash back.

By April 22, 2015

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Bitcoin trader MyCoin shutters, taking $387M in investor funds

Hong Kong-based MyCoin has reportedly closed its doors, with suggestions the operation was a Bitcoin-themed ponzi scheme.

By February 9, 2015