06 Mar '14, 5pm

Bitcoin

I think there’s no question that the investigative journalism here is, indeed, brilliant (or at least inspiring). However, I don’t know if I can go along with the suggestion that the outing is brilliant journalism. Yes, a lot of the information was already public – you just had to know where to look. Eventually, this probably would probably have come out anyway. But we’re not talking about the hypothetical ‘eventually’ – we’re talking about now, and this story. Would it have been a lesser story if those ‘public’ details were left for the reader to dig up rather than effectively handed on a silver platter? Would it have been a lesser story if the name that the person is using was left out, and only non-private information were used as proof that they had found Satoshi Nakamoto were published? Your article’s conclusion that “The Bitcoin story is too big and too important not...

Full article: http://www.forbes.com/sites/kashmirhill/2014/03/06/the-ou...

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mashable.com 07 Mar '14, 8am

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

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wired.com 06 Mar '14, 2pm

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wired.com 07 Mar '14, 8pm

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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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theguardian.com 07 Mar '14, 1am

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latimes.com 06 Mar '14, 10pm

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thehackernews.com 06 Mar '14, 3pm

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slate.com 07 Mar '14, 10pm

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thedomains.com 07 Mar '14, 6am

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

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mashable.com 06 Mar '14, 2pm

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