19 May '13, 4pm

Did Mathematician Shinichi Mochizuki Invent Bitcoin?

Did Mathematician Shinichi Mochizuki Invent Bitcoin?

It's hard not to be curious about the true identity of Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto, since he or she basically just stuck around on the internet long enough to introduce Bitcoin/get everyone all riled up and then disappeared. But Ted Nelson, the sociologist who invented the term "hypertext," thinks he knows who Nakamoto really is, and in the video below he calls out Japanese mathematician Shinichi Mochizuki . It's just a hunch, though. Nelson recently read an article on Project Wordsworth about Mochizuki, and after that, "It was obvious, like a pie in the face." Basically Nelson thinks Mochizuki fits the description because he speaks fluent English, is creative enough, and is enough of a genius to have made Bitcoin happen. Nelson adds that Mochizuki has a history of making mathematical discoveries and then just leaving them on the internet for people to find rather tha...

Full article: http://gizmodo.com/did-mathematician-shinichi-mochizuki-i...

Tweets

Here's The Problem With The New Theory That A Japanese Math Professor Is The Inventor Of Bitcoin

Here's The Problem With The New Theory That A J...

businessinsider.com 19 May '13, 9pm

Earlier today we wrote about the intriguing new claim, from computer industry pioneer Ted Nelson , that the inventor of Bi...

Is Japanese mathematician Shinichi Mochizuki th...

blogs.marketwatch.com 20 May '13, 5pm

Ted Nelson, who is perhaps best known for coining the term “hypertext ” back in the 1963, says he knows who invented the v...

Bitcoin’s creator is Japanese mathematician Shinichi Mochizuki, says hypertext inventor

Bitcoin’s creator is Japanese mathematician Shi...

QZ.com 19 May '13, 11am

I think my brain is going to explode. Kyoto University Ted Nelson, the American academic who in 1963 coined the term hyper...

El creador de Bitcoin podría ser el matemático Shinichi Mochizuki

El creador de Bitcoin podría ser el matemático ...

alt1040.com 19 May '13, 5pm

Por Angela Bernardo 19 de mayo de 2013, 19:32 Más de: BITCOIN , SHINICHI MOCHIZUKI Desde hace meses, asistimos a una verda...

Who Created Bitcoin? This Guy, Shinichi Mochizuki, Could Be the Real Satoshi Nakamoto

Who Created Bitcoin? This Guy, Shinichi Mochizu...

reason.com 20 May '13, 8pm

1. Mochizuki is the kind of genius who could create bitcoin. Whoever created Bitcoin has the intellectual might of Isaac N...

#Bitcoin’s creator is Japanese mathematician Sh...

news.thehackernews.com 19 May '13, 4pm

http://qz.com/86255/the-mysterious-creator-of-bitcoin-could-be-japanese-mathematician-shinichi-mochizuki-says-the-inventor...

Computer Industry Veteran Claims To Have Figured Out The True Creator Of Bitcoin

Computer Industry Veteran Claims To Have Figure...

businessinsider.com 19 May '13, 12pm

He went to Philip Exeter Academy, one of the most prestigious High Schools in the country, and graduated in a brief two ye...

Here's The Problem That Made The New Alleged Bitcoin Inventor A Mathematical Rock Star

Here's The Problem That Made The New Alleged Bi...

businessinsider.com 20 May '13, 2pm

This weekend, computer scientist Ted Nelson claimed that mathematician Shinichi Mochizuki was the man behind Bitcoin. See,...

Who is Satoshi Nakamoto? Ted Nelson says he kno...

news.cnet.com 19 May '13, 11pm

The inventor of Bitcoin has been shrouded in a mystery so complete, it's baffled even core developers for the virtual curr...

The case against Shinichi Mochizuki as bitcoin’s “dance away genius”

The case against Shinichi Mochizuki as bitcoin’...

pandodaily.com 21 May '13, 2pm

Don’t worry: I have no idea what he’s talking about either. Nevertheless, even I can see that there’s nothing in his list ...

Computer visionary says he knows who invented B...

news.cnet.com 19 May '13, 11pm

The inventor of Bitcoin has been shrouded in a mystery so complete, it's baffled even core developers for the virtual curr...

Computer visionary says he knows who invented B...

news.cnet.com 20 May '13, 1am

The inventor of Bitcoin has been shrouded in a mystery so complete, it's baffled even core developers for the virtual curr...

Ted Nelson, coiner of the term 'hypertext', Out...

theregister.co.uk 19 May '13, 5am

Sociologist, philosopher, computer industry pioneer and inventor of the term “hypertext” Ted Nelson is claiming that he kn...

Is Bitcoin Creator Satoshi Nakamoto is really J...

ownlifeful.blogspot.com 12 May '13, 5am

Here's my wild-ass guess for today: Bitcoin Creator Satoshi Nakamoto is really Japanese mathematician Shinichi Mochizuki. ...

Should You Trade Bitcoin? An Expert View

Should You Trade Bitcoin? An Expert View

dailyforex.com 19 May '13, 9am

Liquidity concentration risk is a major problem for variety of reasons, the currency needs to penetrate more into the worl...