Craig Steven Wright claims to be Satoshi Nakamoto. Is he?

Our technology editor @econoscribe put Craig Wright to the test. Here's the story

  • In a nutshell, the data he has provided can be fed into software, which then says whether all the parts of this puzzle fit together.
  • Mr Wright does not want to make public the proof for block 1, arguing that block 9 contains the only bitcoin address that is clearly linked to Mr Nakamoto (because he sent money to Hal Finney).
  • Mr Wright says that if he could reinvent bitcoin, he would program in a steady increase of the block size.
  • Having been named as Mr Nakamoto Mr Wright has a steep hill to climb to convince the world that he is bitcoin’s founder.
  • The CV also says that Mr Wright has submitted his thesis for a doctorate in computer science and lists a doctorate in theology.

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Craig Steven Wright claims to be Satoshi Nakamoto. Is he?

Global Enters LOI With Maker of Popular Voting App

  • The Company focuses on acquiring technologies, patents and companies having the ability to leverage the blockchain crypto technology.
  • Such forward-looking information involves important risks and uncertainties that could significantly affect anticipated results in the future and such results may differ from those expressed in any forward-looking statements made by, or on behalf of, the company.
  • The Company has been in negotiations with the Australian company for several weeks now; finalizing its formal agreement.
  • The U.S. Licenses will also give the Company’s subsidiary (Global Election Services (“GES”)) the ability to enhance its current service offering and aggressively expand its client base.
  • Should all go well, Global Arena Holding will be the benefactor of certain U.S. Licenses that will instantly establish additional revenue generating opportunities.

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From Yahoo Finance: Global Arena Holding, Inc. , announced today that the Company has entered into an Letter of Intent with an Australian voting App company, to secure certain U.S. Licenses for a popular voting App that removes …


Global Enters LOI With Maker of Popular Voting App

Suicide bombings rock Istanbul airport, killing dozens Video

  • Afghanistan launches investigation into reports that their police are sexually abusing children
  • Forget 2016 Nexus phones, Google is said to be making an iPhone 7 killer
  • Kremlin says Turkey apologized for shooting down Russian jet
  • The Texas Mother Who Shot Daughters Had a Mental Illness History, Reports Say
  • California has a lot more water than some think, new Stanford study suggests

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@YahooNews: “Live coverage: One of the #Istanbul attackers opened fire at terminal entrance then blew himself up, officials say”


At least 36 people are dead and 147 others wounded after multiple suicide bombings at Istanbul’s Ataturk airport on Tuesday night, Turkish officials say.


Suicide bombings rock Istanbul airport, killing dozens Video

Instant share trading may be on the horizon through blockchain, says EU watchdog

#Instant share #trading may be on the horizon through #blockchain, says #EU #watchdog

  • Blockchain is used to run the online currency Bitcoin Credit: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg
  • Instant share trading may be on the horizon through blockchain, says EU watchdog
  • S hares could eventually be traded almost instantly without the costly safety net of clearing houses by using the blockchain, the building blocks of Bitcoin, although the technology remains at an early stage, a European Union watchdog has said.
  • The Bank of England has also begun to explore new uses for this technology, and recently awarded four students placements for their idea of deploying blockchain in the NHS blood supply network.
  • Many financial firms are investing heavily in distributed ledgers as the decentralised technology develops, threatening to replace the existing mechanics of the markets.

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@adamfintech: “#Instant share #trading may be on the horizon through #blockchain, says #EU #watchdog”


Shares could eventually be traded almost instantly without the costly safety net of clearing houses by using the blockchain, the building blocks of Bitcoin, although the technology remains at an early stage, a European Union watchdog has said.


Instant share trading may be on the horizon through blockchain, says EU watchdog

xBTCe Exchange Launches Live Accounts Bringing a New Era for Cryptocurrency Trading

  • xBTCe Exchange Launches Live Accounts Bringing a New Era for Cryptocurrency Trading
  • This fast, secure and reliable financial platform provides the best prices for all major digital currencies and allows trading 24/7/365.
  • xBTCe platform represents a seamless and innovative way to trade, offering an unrivalled user experience to both active traders and those new to cryptocurrency trading.
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  • ROSEAU, Dominica, June 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — xBTCe Exchange , a leading cryptocurrency exchange, announces the launch of Live Trading and a major update to its platform.

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From Yahoo Finance: ROSEAU, Dominica, June 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ —  xBTCe Exchange , a leading cryptocurrency exchange, announces the launch of Live Trading and a major update to its platform. Logo – http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160627/383580LOGO …


xBTCe Exchange Launches Live Accounts Bringing a New Era for Cryptocurrency Trading

A slew of startups is trying to decentralise the online world

  • The second is that the technology to build decentralised applications, which is still in its infancy, will get better.
  • A vote to leave the European Union would diminish both Britain and Europe
  • Liberal drug policies have spread across Europe.
  • The industry is even more troubled in the Middle East than elsewhere
  • IndieWeb allows people to maintain information they want to share with the world without using centralised social networks.

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@ErolKazan: “”If #decentralisation is now making a comeback, it is largely because of the rise of #bitcoin” via @mareike_online”


A slew of startups is trying to decentralise the online world


A slew of startups is trying to decentralise the online world

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We looked inside a secret Chinese Bitcoin mine

  • My guide is 30-year-old Chandler Guo, the co-founder of Bitbank, and a bitcoin entrepreneur.
  • Guo has built two fully functioning mines in China and is building what he claims will be the largest bitcoin mine in the world – capable, once complete, of producing more than 30% of all bitcoin globally.
  • His family ran a beef farm, became rich and he decided to invest in bitcoin.
  • In China, savvy entrepreneurs are making millions a year by mining bitcoin.
  • We looked inside a secret Chinese bitcoin mine

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@BBC_Future: “We looked inside a secret Chinese Bitcoin mine”


In China, savvy entrepreneurs are making millions a year by mining bitcoin. Danny Vincent visited one of the world’s biggest facilities of its kind.


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