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Why crypto hoaxes are so successful

Why crypto hoaxes are so successful

Satoshi probably didn't send you a DM.
Watch: Hamilton and Satoshi Nakamoto debate bitcoin in a rap battle

Watch: Hamilton and Satoshi Nakamoto debate bitcoin in a rap battle

Inspired by the musical "Hamilton," LinkedIn co-founder Reid Hoffman hired actors to stage a rap battle about the future of money.
Judge savages self-proclaimed bitcoin inventor Craig Wright

Judge savages self-proclaimed bitcoin inventor Craig Wright

Judge says Craig Wright's explanation for lost bitcoins "defies common sense."
Self-Proclaimed Bitcoin Creator Slammed by Judge, Ordered to Pay Up to $5B

Self-Proclaimed Bitcoin Creator Slammed by Judge, Ordered to Pay Up to $5B

Craig Wright made "intentionally false" testimony and produced backdated documents says judge who calls the self-proclaimed Bitcoin creator's story "inconceivable."

Judge recommends bitcoin ‘creator’ turn over earnings in lawsuit

The self-proclaimed creator of bitcoin, Craig Wright, has been ordered to hand over half of his bitcoin earnings and intellectual property (IP) -- earned before 2014. They'll go to the estate of David

Judge Recommends Ruling in Favor of Kleiman in Craig Wright Case

A magistrate judge has recommended that Craig Wright turn over 50% of his bitcoin and intellectual property from before 2014 to Ira Kleiman.

The Faketoshi Circus: Even Bitcoin Can’t Escape the Politics of Money

The latest effort by someone to present themselves as the creator of bitcoin says a lot about the propensity for drama in the ecosystem, Michael J Casey writes.

Judge Blasts Craig Wright’s Evidence, ‘Inconsistent’ Testimony in Kleiman Trial

The judge overseeing the ongoing lawsuit against Craig Wright, who claims to have invented bitcoin, shot down a motion challenging the court's jurisdiction over the suit.
Why bitcoin needs a new symbol

Why bitcoin needs a new symbol

Bitcoin's signature "₿" only became part of Unicode in 2017. Now, the crypto community is crowdsourcing a symbol for a smaller denomination.
Was Bitcoin Created by This International Drug Dealer? Maybe!

Was Bitcoin Created by This International Drug Dealer? Maybe!

The search for Satoshi Nakamoto has led down many rabbit holes. I went down another: the case of global criminal mastermind Paul LeRoux.

Crypto Genius or Fake? The Craig Wright Saga Explained

Craig Wright may or may not be Satoshi Nakamoto but his appearance in court doesn't bode well for the cryptographer.

Craig Wright Claims to Be Satoshi in Critical Response to CFTC on Ethereum

In a response to the CFTC, nChain chief scientist Craig Wright has criticized ethereum and restated his claim to be Satoshi Nakamoto.
A complete guide to cryptocurrency after the crash

A complete guide to cryptocurrency after the crash

Bitcoin has been humbled, but it's not done yet.
India’s courts are unlikely to fix the crypto crisis anytime soon

India’s courts are unlikely to fix the crypto crisis anytime soon

The courtroom battle between India’s cryptocurrency exchanges and the central bank is set for its next hearing today—but nobody expects an end to the stalemate.…
The best books Quartz India read in 2018

The best books Quartz India read in 2018

This year, Quartz India wrote about a lot of books, including a biography of a forgotten Mughal empress, a history of Indian street magic, and…

Crypto Is Down, So Why Am I Smiling?

One of the cryptographers most often cited in Satoshi Nakamoto's white paper has reason to think the industry's future is bright.

Bitcoin Brought Us a New World We Could Have Only Imagined

It's been 10 years since bitcoin's white paper appeared and opened up a whole new world of possibilities, says BitGo's Mike Belshe.

Bitcoin's White Paper Is Not a Bible – Stop Worshipping It

Software evolves, read-only text documents do not.

Planting Bitcoin Part Four: Gardening

Once Satoshi's design for Bitcoin's genetic code was planted, it became time to nurture its development as a wholly new form of money.