Craig Wright is trying to prove that he is the digital currency's long-elusive inventor, who was known until now as Satoshi Nakamoto.
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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."