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Bitcoin Bible – Beware of False Messengers

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Seven Days of Bitcoin Creation “And on the seventh day God finished his work that he had done, and he rested on the seventh day from all his work that he had done.” – Genesis bible 2:2 “And on the seventh day Satoshi finished his work that he had done, and he rested on the seventh day from all his work that he had done.” – Bitcoin Genesis 03 Jan 2009 – Satoshi codes Bitcoin...

What the hell kind of computer was Satoshi mining on?

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There are many reasons I enjoy working at coinometrics.com, and having access to data I wouldn’t otherwise have is chief among them. Recently, Jonathan Levin had been discussing whether or not Satoshi’s coins had been moved (which was in the news at the time) and Martin Harrigan of QuantaBytes(who had recently started working with us) was able to provide the sort of data...

A new mystery about Satoshi hidden in the Bitcoin block-chain

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Some time ago, I received an e-mail from my friend Timo Hanke. If you don’t know Timo, then you should, because he is, apart from a respected mathematician and Bitcoin enthusiast, an excellent person. The e-mail suggested that I looked into the nonce field to see if I could find out the endianess of Satoshi’s original mining machine. He was talking about the nonce in each block header, not the...

List of Satoshi Candidates

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A list of Crypto folks: Aaron Swartz Abida Khattak Adam Back Adam Shostack Adam Young Adi Shamir Adrian Perrig Alain Mayer Alan Sherman Albert Levi Albrecht Beutelspacher Alessandro Acquisti Alessandro Piva Alex Biryukov Alfred J. Menezes Alfred Menezes Alfredo De Santis Ali Selcuk Alice Silverberg Alireza Bahreman Amir Herzberg Amir Taaki Amos Fiat Amr Youssef Andreas Antonopoulos Andreas...

Bitcoin source code from November 2008.

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Accidentally discovered a mind-blowing artefact of Bitcoin history. I had heard rumors of its existence. I give you: the pre-release source code of Bitcoin! … Confirmation by Satoshi many had access to code when he mined Genesis: … TL;DR Satoshi got many people to review the Bitcoin source code, so this means he wants the only miner when bitcoin launched Mindblown: earliest reference to the term...

The Time Zones of Satoshi Nakamoto

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An early draft of the Bitcoin paper from October 2008 has the following information in its metadata: 64 0 obj endobj A later draft, the one published at has the following: 67 0 obj endobj Together the timestamp values 20081003134958–07’00’ and 20090324113315–06’00’ demonstrate that the computer used to export the paper to PDF had its clock time set to use the ‘Mountain...

What Did This Swiss Software Developer Have To Do With The Launch Of Bitcoin?

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While the true identity of the possibly pseudonymous founder of Bitcoin Satoshi Nakamoto remains a mystery, there is one man who can be linked definitively to the digital cryptocurrency prior to its public debut. He’s a software developer who goes by the name Michael Weber, appears to be in his early 30s, and has a fondness for tight t-shirts, working out, heavily gelled hair, and sunglasses...

The Creation of Bitcoin

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The Creation of Bitcoin….. New updated info 01/21/15. New info concerning a Jim McCoy concept will be added very soon. The Intro: I started going down this rabbit hole when I first started researching about the concept of bitcoin. The following information and links in this blog is where I kept going in circles for several months. I did find the answer to the mystery, but I feel each person...

Still don’t believe Nick Szabo is Satoshi? Read this.

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During the spring of 2014, Hal Finney gave the Wall Street Journal a copy of some old emails he had received from Satoshi during January 2009. I was reading through these old emails (link) and noticed a strange comment by Satoshi in the following exchange: ———- Forwarded message ———- From: Satoshi Nakamoto satoshi@vistomail.com Date: Mon, Jan 12, 2009 at 8:41...

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