07 Mar '14, 10pm

Global ho-hum greets hubbub over bitcoin's creator

Global ho-hum greets hubbub over bitcoin's creator

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Who is bitcoin's real creator? The bitcoin community is reacting to that burning question with a collective ho-hum. Developers and bitcoin enthusiasts from Finland to Texas are downplaying the media frenzy that occurred Thursday after Newsweek identified the digital currency's creator as a Japanese American living in Southern California, only to have the man vehemently deny it to The Associated Press. The furor, they say, means little to bitcoin's future as a viable form of money. The computer code that underpins bitcoin has changed dramatically since its inception in 2009, spawning a generation of entrepreneurs seeking to ride its growing popularity to newfound wealth, outside of government controls. And while most bitcoin users and investors maintain a healthy interest in learning the true identity of the person known for years only as "Satoshi Nakamot...

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