06 Mar '14, 2pm

The creator of bitcoin, Satoshi Nakamoto, may have finally been identified

The creator of bitcoin, Satoshi Nakamoto, may have finally been identified

The creator of bitcoin, Satoshi Nakamoto, may have been identified. Since a plan for the digital currency first showed up on an internet discussion forum dedicated to cryptography in 2008, those in the ever-expanding bitcoin community — not to mention the mass media — have sought the identity of its creator, who had called himself Satoshi Nakamoto on the forum but soon disappeared from view. Many assumed that the name was a pseudonym, and some speculated that Nakamoto was in fact multiple people working in concert. As it turns out, according to a story from Newsweek ‘s Leah McGrath Goodman , his name is indeed Satoshi Nakamoto — though he went by the first name Dorian — and he is a 64-year-old Japanese American living near Los Angeles. Goodman recently showed up at the man’s home, and, in the presence of two police officers called by the man, asked if he had created bitcoi...

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thehackernews.com 06 Mar '14, 3pm

, Satoshi's brother told Newsweek, “What you don’t know about him is that he’s worked on classified stuff. His life was a ...

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arstechnica.com 06 Mar '14, 3pm

[UPDATE 4:15pm CT : Reporters across Los Angeles have been hounding the man Newsweek identified as Dorian Satoshi Nakamoto...

Creator of Bitcoin 'found' in US

Creator of Bitcoin 'found' in US

bbc.co.uk 06 Mar '14, 4pm

Continue reading the main story Analysis Puneet Pal Singh Business reporter, BBC News, New York For someone who claims to ...

Pretty much everything about the real identity of bitcoin’s mysterious creator will surprise you

Pretty much everything about the real identity ...

QZ.com 06 Mar '14, 1pm

The mysterious, anonymous creator of bitcoin, whose identity has been sought by countless journalists, geeks, and hobbyist...

DealBook: Newsweek Unmasks Bitcoin Founder, Stirring Ire: An article about a man in Southern California named

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dealbook.nytimes.com 06 Mar '14, 9pm

David McNew/Reuters The person whom Newsweek identified as Satoshi Nakamoto, the founder of Bitcoin, was surrounded by jou...

Dorian Nakamoto: I Am Not the Creator of Bitcoin

Dorian Nakamoto: I Am Not the Creator of Bitcoin

mashable.com 07 Mar '14, 8am

A report in Newsweek , published earlier this week , claimed the elusive man behind the Bitcoin cryptocurrency, known only...

Why Bitcoin Doesn't Want a Real Satoshi Nakamoto

Why Bitcoin Doesn't Want a Real Satoshi Nakamoto

wired.com 07 Mar '14, 8pm

Dorian S. Nakamoto, exits his home surrounded by members of the media in Temple City, California on Thursday. Photo: Jonat...

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forbes.com 06 Mar '14, 5pm

I think there’s no question that the investigative journalism here is, indeed, brilliant (or at least inspiring). However,...

'Newsweek' Claims Bitcoin Creator Is 64 and Lives With His Mom

'Newsweek' Claims Bitcoin Creator Is 64 and Liv...

mashable.com 06 Mar '14, 2pm

Some have suggested that Satoshi Nakamoto, the man who developed the idea for Bitcoin, worked for a government agency; oth...

Bitcoin Creator Returns To Internet To Say, 'I Am Not Dorian Nakamoto'

Bitcoin Creator Returns To Internet To Say, 'I ...

forbes.com 07 Mar '14, 4am

Attempted outings of any remote originator of the BitCoin concept likely irresponsible, since credibly thereby, the life a...

Nakamoto Named as Bitcoin Father Denies Involvement, Flees via @BloombergNews

Nakamoto Named as Bitcoin Father Denies Involve...

bloomberg.com 06 Mar '14, 11pm

A 64-year-old physicist, identified by Newsweek magazine as Bitcoin’s creator, was chased by reporters through Los Angeles...

Unmasked Bitcoin creator reportedly worked on secret government projects

Unmasked Bitcoin creator reportedly worked on s...

rt.com 06 Mar '14, 8pm

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Newsweek Outting of Bitcoin's Satoshi Nakamoto Sparks Backlash

Newsweek Outting of Bitcoin's Satoshi Nakamoto ...

spectrum.ieee.org 06 Mar '14, 8pm

In an article published this morning by Newsweek, reporter Leah McGrath Goodman claims to have unmasked the elusive creato...

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coindesk.com 06 Mar '14, 1pm

Ever since bitcoin was created five years ago, the crypto community has been trying to find out the real identity of Satos...

Bitcoin Inventor Satoshi Nakamoto 'Found' in Ca...

coindesk.com 06 Mar '14, 1pm

Ever since bitcoin was created five years ago, the crypto community has been trying to find out the real identity of Satos...