Confirmed: Craig Wright doesn’t have keys to $8 billion of Bitcoin

Confirmed: Craig Wright doesn’t have keys to $8 billion of Bitcoin

Craig Wright’s lawyer confirmed to Decrypt today that Wright does not possess—nor even claim to possess—the private keys that can be used to spend $8 billion of Bitcoin that Satoshi Nakamoto mined in Bitcoin’s early days. Wright filed a statement in the Southern District of Florida late Tuesday asserting that he had received information to … Read more…

US Judge Gives Craig Wright Until Feb. 3 to Access 1.1M Bitcoin at Heart of Ongoing Lawsuit

US Judge Gives Craig Wright Until Feb. 3 to Access 1.1M Bitcoin at Heart of Ongoing Lawsuit

Craig S. Wright, one of crypto’s most litigious engineers, struck a minor victory in court last Friday.  United States District Judge Beth Bloom said facts previously established in the trial were now in dispute, according to a court document filed Jan. 10 to the District Court of Southern Florida. This is the latest turn in … Read more…

Bitcoin SV Pumps on Craig Wright Receiving Missing Tulip Trust Key Rumour

Bitcoin SV Pumps on Craig Wright Receiving Missing Tulip Trust Key Rumour

The price of the cryptocurrency created by two controversial hard forks of Bitcoin is increasing dramatically today. Bitcoin SV gained by around 5.4 percent over the last 24 hours on a day when most other leading crypto assets traded sideways. The most likely cause for the sudden increase in market capitalisation is the spreading rumour … Read more…

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Craig Wright talks civil disobedience and Bitcoin

nChain chief scientist and creator of Bitcoin, Dr. Craig S Wright, has explored the moral issues around civil disobedience, and the role of Bitcoin in opposing the current power structures of the Internet. The comments come as part of an extended post published to his blog, where Dr. Wright said he believed in the principles of … Read more…

‘Fatal flaw’ set to destroy Bitcoin on Jan. 1, according to Craig Wright

‘Fatal flaw’ set to destroy Bitcoin on Jan. 1, according to Craig Wright

Bitcoin could be living out its final hours today if you were to believe Craig Wright. The self-proclaimed Satoshi Nakamoto said last year that there was a “fatal flaw” in Bitcoin which is set to completely destroy it, adding that “there won’t be any BTC by the end of next year.” Self-proclaimed Satoshi Nakamoto predicted … Read more…

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Craig Wright: Bitcoin follows laws, miners have incentives to enforce

Bitcoin will prove its strength against the competition with millions of transactions per second, many of them just fractions of a cent, said Dr. Craig Wright in an interview released this week. It will do so while following laws, working with existing banking and financial frameworks, with miners incentivized to enforce its rules. The interview … Read more…

Will Craig Wright Become a Billionaire with His 1 Million Bitcoins or Finally Shut Up?

Will Craig Wright Become a Billionaire with 1M Bitcoins or Finally Shut Up?

Can you believe it? Next week self-claimed Bitcoin inventor Craig Wright could become richer than ever. If the rumors are correct, he is set to get access to more than 1 million Bitcoins. Of course, the crypto community has been quite eager to see whether this fake Satoshi Nakamoto will do what he has promised. … Read more…

Craig Wright Reveals Document Claiming Origin of Satoshi Nakamoto Name

Craig Wright Reveals Document Claiming Origin of Satoshi Nakamoto Name

Self-proclaimed Bitcoin (BTC) creator Craig Wright, showed what he claims is a document that explains the origins of the Satoshi Nakamoto pseudonym. In an interview published by industry news outlet Modern Consensus on Dec. 19, Wright has shown to his interviewer a document representing an article from digital database of an academic journals JSTOR, dated … Read more…

Craig Wright Attempts to 'Reveal the Origin' of Satoshi Nakamoto's Name

Craig Wright Attempts to ‘Reveal the Origin’ of Satoshi Nakamoto’s Name

The Kleiman v. Wright lawsuit continues following the plaintiff’s request to Judge Reinhart asking him to overrule Craig Wright’s recent objections. Wright’s council has responded in a joint discovery memorandum asking for access to data tied to David Kleiman’s 15 computers. Wright has also requested any documentation tethered to Ira Kleiman’s (Dave’s brother) real estate … Read more…