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Satoshi Nakamoto

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Satoshi Nakamoto is the author of the Bitcoin whitepaper, published in 2008, and creator(s) of the blockchain network on which Bitcoin is transacted. Nakamoto is responsible, along with many pioneers of cybersecurity and software development, for developing the first blockchain database, solving the double spending problem for digital currency in a distributed system that had troubled researchers for years. 

Satoshi, as he is affectionately called among the cryptocommunity, mined the first Bitcoin block on January 3rd, 2009. A message was embedded in the genesis block: “The Times 03/Jan/2009 Chancellor on brink of second bailout for banks.” This refers to both the date and a headline relating to the banking industry in the Bristish publication The Times. This has led some to believe that Satoshi could be British or living in the United Kingdom.

Satoshi’s story is long and shrouded in mystery, with many theories regarding the identity having been put forward in the decade since Bitcoin’s launch. Satoshi, for a while, was posting frequently on a forum he had formed to discuss the development of Bitcoin and the majority of written recordings provably linked to Satoshi comes from this source. The Satoshi Nakamoto Institute, founded in 2013, has collected all of the communication linked to Nakamoto.

Numerous individuals have come forward claiming to be Satoshi Nakamoto, all without substantial evidence for their claim to the identity. It is estimated that Satoshi holds nearly 1 million Bitcoins.

There are clear reasons for the extreme interest in Satoshi’s identity - Bitcoin single-handedly created an entire new asset class, besides there being a sort of underlying, psychological desire in uncovering the identity of an individual or group that displayed considerable knowledge in a variety of disciplines. 

The Bitcoin Adoption Roadmap

9 Sep 2022 5 minute read 14 comments B18

Like most of my posts lately, the seed was planted on the micro-blogging site  And of course the seed came from twatter, the source of all the good ideas. @pete_rizzo_  had posted something from a 2010 forum about sp...

Beginners guide to Microlancer:

27 Aug 2022 1 minute read 1 comment Crypto4you23

  Introduction:   One of the best opportunities to earn satoshis by solving daily tasks is with Microlancer! Microlancer is one of the blockchain platforms to earn some satoshis by helping users, you can find many tasks available on the website, exam...

Satoshi is dead, Bitboy Created Bitcoin Controversy again and got trolled again

16 Aug 2022 1 minute read 1 comment Yugocean

     Bitboy Ben Armstrong has come up with the news of Satoshi's death. Just a few days ago, Ben described Ethereum as bigger than Bitcoin, and bore the displeasure of Bitcoin supporters. This time people wrapped and soaked Ben in ruckus for the old...

4 Life Lessons That We Can All Learn From Satoshi Nakamoto

12 Aug 2022 2 minute read 1 comment Cryptolohy

If you are into crypto, you have heard his name: Satoshi Nakamoto. This elusive figure that many regard as one of the most important figures of this century, that published a white paper pseudonymously in a random internet forum, with that piece of a...

A Very Important Aspect That Doge Investors Should Consider

29 May 2022 3 minute read 1 comment Sapphire

The First & Original Memecoin Dogecoin is almost 10 years old now and what started out as a joke is now a top Crypto project, at least by market cap valuations. Doge has gone on to make early investors extremely wealthy and cause haters to literally...

The Future Is Soon Here - Satoshi Chain Important Information (Smart Contracts On Bitcoin Chain), Secure Your BTCs (Bitcoin Satoshi) Tokens While You Can Get Them For FREE!

26 May 2022 5 minute read 0 comments RalleCrypto

Satoshi Chain, Enables Smart Contracts On Bitcoin Chain (DeFi, NFTs,DAO etc...)   One of the headlines for me in crypto this year is Satoshi Chain which I have written about before to a few times. Smart contract activation upon Bitcoins chain is some...

Satoshi Nakamoto is a Billionare

16 May 2022 1 minute read 0 comments Drake Flyer

Background The elusive and mysterious creator of Bitcoin that goes by the pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto released his Bitcoin whitepaper in 2008. His idea came in times of financial crisis, as a revolt against big banks, which were responsible for the do...

Who is Satoshi Nakamoto?

27 Apr 2022 3 minute read 0 comments Betha_bara

If you are like me who haven’t known much about cryptocurrency, you might be wondering who Satoshi Nakamoto is. So, let me share with you the things that I learned about Satoshi. If you haven’t read my previous article you probably haven’t known yet,...

I Finally Read the Bitcoin Whitepaper

9 Apr 2022 5 minute read 6 comments CryptoMasterMiner

I'm not sure what took me so long to get around to it, but I've finally read the Bitcoin Whitepaper.  I thought it would be quite long and full of technology babble beyond my comprehension.  In fact, it was quite the opposite with the entire whitepap...

9 Fathers of Bitcoin

17 Mar 2022 2 minute read 1 comment Yugocean

     The anonymous creator of cryptocurrencies, the enigmatic Bitcoin founder, the enigmatic Blockchain implementor, and the cryptic economic revolutionist. Finding Satoshi Nakamoto (father of Bitcoin), who vanished in mid-2010, is like finding a ne...