Bitcoin Whitepaper Gets Second Copyright Claim After Craig Wright

Another person – apparently the second in the world – has submitted a copyright claim on the Bitcoin whitepaper, documents confirm. Wei Liu ‘Invents’ Bitcoin In a fresh development noted by a social media user, Wei Liu, a former executive at cryptocurrency exchange Bibox, submitted recognition of ownership May 24. The move comes amid tensions […]

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This Latest ‘Who Created Bitcoin’ Theory is The Craziest One Yet

Bitcoin was the creation of a programmer and drug lord who wanted to launder money, and Craig Wright is trying to steal his private keys. Bitcoin Creator, Solotshi Nakamoto? That was the latest wild conclusion to emerge in the debate over who the ‘real’ inventor of Bitcoin is – the entity behind the Satoshi Nakamoto […]

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Binance Survey Reveals 65% Would Donate to Anti-Craig Wright Legal Fund

Two-thirds of cryptocurrency users would back a fundraising initiative to help those being sued by self-proclaimed Bitcoin creator Craig Wright. Zhao Scheme Gets Majority Support In a survey, Changpeng Zhao, CEO of cryptocurrency exchange Binance, asked followers whether they would back his plan to use the Blockchain to create a fund for legal fees and […]

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Craig Wright Ordered To List ‘Satoshi’s’ Bitcoins By Florida Court

A court in Florida has ordered self-proclaimed Satoshi Nakamoto, Craig Wright, to provide a list of owned Bitcoin addresses. The court was having none of Wright’s previous assertion, that such a task would be unduly burdensome. But Isn’t Dr Wright The Plaintiff? This is a different court case. In this one, the estate of Dave […]

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John McAfee Summons Calvin Ayre After Bitcoin SV ‘Conman’ Comments

US entrepreneur turned presidential candidate John McAfee has invited infamous Bitcoin SV supporter Calvin Ayre for a face-to-face meeting following accusations he was a “conman.” Craig Wright To McAfee: ‘I Want You In Court’ The latest episode in the ongoing drama involving Bitcoin SV proponents, McAfee announced on social media that he was staying meters […]

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Will The Real Satoshi Nakamoto Please Stand Up – No, Sit Down Craig, We’ve Been Through This Already!

He just doesn’t give up, does he? Self-proclaimed creator of Bitcoin, Craig Wright, now appears willing to testify under oath that he is Satoshi Nakamoto. Or that’s the conclusion Ran NeuNer draws, following Wright’s response to a comment request from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). I Promise To Tell The Truth, The Whole Truth, And […]

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WikiLeaks Hits Back After Craig Wright Says Bitcoin ‘Should Not Be Anarchist’

WikiLeaks has renewed its public criticism of self-proclaimed Bitcoin creator Craig Wright after the nChain executive published a blog post repeating his claim. WikiLeaks: Wright Is ‘Serial Forger’ In a series of tweets February 12, WikiLeaks called Wright a “serial fabricator,” referring to previous occasions it had issued evidence he forged documents for his own […]

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Why the BCash Proxy War Could Be Very Bullish for Bitcoin Price

Despite Bitcoin Cash ABC looking like it will win the BCash civil war with notable support from  John McAfee and Bitstamp, the ugliness of the sideshow could actually have a bullish impact on Bitcoin (BTC) price.  Pledge of Allegiance Yesterday, John McAfee came across as if he had just binge-watched several ‘Game of Thrones’ box-sets […]

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Such Hard Fork, Much Hot Air? Dogecoin Still Used 4X More Than Bitcoin Cash

Bitcoin Cash may be in the spotlight as cryptocurrency markets tumble, but some have already played down the altcoin’s importance – even compared to Dogecoin. Much Ado About Forking Nothing While commentators from social media pundits to mainstream media networks focus on the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) 00 hard fork to explain the sudden return of […]

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