The officers who witnessed a key verbal exchange between a Newsweek writer and the alleged Bitcoin founder have confirmed the accuracy of the account.
Newsweek's cover story on Satoshi Nakamoto has caused a media stir, and the two police officers who witnessed the exchange between the writer and the man she claims is Bitcoins's face are not allowed to comment.
The vaunted news weekly, which goes all digital in 2013, offers an early look at its final print cover.
December 31 will mark the last print edition for the news magazine as it makes the jump to an all-digital format.
Magazine's ranking of the most environmentally conscious companies tags many tech players, with Dell tops in the U.S. and IBM and HP the highest throughout the world.
The outed author of the Secret Diary of Steve Jobs blog, Daniel Lyons, is taking his show over to Newsweek after a decade at magazine-publishing rival Forbes.
At the NY Tech Meetup last night.
Labeled as the creator of Bitcoin by Newsweek, Nakamoto has issued a formal statement "unconditionally" denying those claims.
Newsweek wasn't able to confirm it, but has compiled evidence suggesting Nakamoto is living in the US and is now 64 years old.
Newsweek invited four "hot (and nonpartisan) design firms" to provide ideas and design direction for "resurrecting the Republican brand," featured in this week's (December 29) print issue.