Skip to comments.AP Exclusive: Man said to create bitcoin denies it
Posted on 03/07/2014 3:32:49 AM PST by Red in Blue PA
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Dorian Prentice Satoshi Nakamoto said Thursday that he is not the creator of bitcoin, adding further mystery to the story of how the world's most popular digital currency came to be.
The denial came after Newsweek published a 4,500-word cover story claiming Nakamoto is the person who wrote the computer code underpinnings of bitcoin.
In an exclusive two-hour interview with The Associated Press, Nakamoto, 64, denied he had anything to do with it and said he had never heard of bitcoin until his son told him he had been contacted by a Newsweek reporter three weeks ago.
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It will probably be found that it was created by the big banks to lift more wealth from suckers but to also see if the monetary supply could be even more controlled.
“Dust in the Wind”
I believe him. That kind of complex mathematics is usually done by a male aged 30-40. After that, you are done.
To all who put their money into a bunch of colored pixels on a screen: “suckers!”
The woman who wrote the Newsweek story identifying this man should be sued if she made this up. With that much money missing in the Bitcoin fiasco, he could be killed by her story.
Everyone’s money is just data in a computer system. “Actual paper” money is a small fraction of “the dollar”.
Ok, I admit it, I created Bitcoin. First, what’s Bitcoin and 2nd, what’s a computer: SPIT!
Not fun anymore.
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