Craig Wright to Challenge Court Ruling in $10 Billion Bitcoin Lawsuit

Self-proclaimed bitcoin inventor Craig Wright plans to challenge the recent ruling against him in the $10 billion lawsuit filed by the estate of Dave Kleiman. In court papers filed Aug. 30, Wright asked district judge Beth Bloom for a 14-day deadline extension to challenge magistrate judge Bruce Reinhart’s prior ruling. Craig Wright granted deadline extension […] The post Craig Wright to Challenge Court Ruling in $10 Billion Bitcoin Lawsuit appeared first on CCN Markets

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Bitcoin Origins: Dead Men Don’t Lose Private Keys

The judge presiding over the Kleiman vs. Wright trial ruled that 50% of all Bitcoin-related intellectual property created by Craig Wright prior to 2013 must be handed over to the estate of the deceased Dave Kleiman.  Depending on how much you buy into the Craig Wright carnival show, that could turn out to be half […] The post Bitcoin Origins: Dead Men Don’t Lose Private Keys appeared first on CCN Markets

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That's Not Bitcoin!' Craig Wright Rebukes Anti-Government Crypto Bulls

By CCN Markets: There are few things Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash partisans agree on these days, but there’s still one activity that brings the two halves of crypto’s Great Schism together – bashing Craig Wright. The controversial Wright claims to have invented Bitcoin, which he subsequently abandoned following the Bitcoin Cash hard fork, only to […] The post That's Not Bitcoin!' Craig Wright Rebukes Anti-Government Crypto Bulls appeared first on CCN Markets

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Bitcoin Cash Clash: Craig Wright Whiffs in Suit Against Ex-Pal Roger Ver

Craig Wright’s legal campaign continues to experience turbulence, with a UK court dealing a devastating blow to the self-declared Bitcoin creator’s quest to use the strong arm of the law to unsully his less-than-stellar-reputation. The self-proclaimed “Satoshi Nakamoto” launched a libel lawsuit against Roger Ver after Ver taunted him by calling him a “fraud” – a […] The post Bitcoin Cash Clash: Craig Wright Whiffs in Suit Against Ex-Pal Roger Ver appeared first on CCN Markets

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Satoshi Nakamoto: Could This Sci-Fi Legend Be Bitcoin’s Mastermind?

By CCN: A recent article in Reason suggests that there’s a reason to believe that science fiction author Neal Stephenson might be Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto. The article starts: “Consider the possibility that Neal Stephenson is Satoshi Nakamoto, the pseudonymous inventor of Bitcoin.” Let’s Not Go Around Calling People Satoshi Nakamoto Let’s not do that. That’s like saying let’s consider the possibility that anyone at all is Satoshi Nakamoto. In one respect, it doesn’t matter. In another, it’s exhausting the lengths people will go with this. This reporter recently received…

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Bitcoin Dev Drops Withering Assault on Craig Wright’s Satoshi Claims

By CCN: In a rare foray into editorial writing, Bitcoin developer Jameson Lopp has dismantled Craig Wright’s Satoshi claims, one by one. “How Many Wrongs Make a Wright?” should be bookmarked in the browser of any cryptocurrency enthusiast. It’s as a master list of reasons not to believe Craig Wright’s claim that he is Satoshi Nakamoto. Lopp Finally Gives a Peek At Wright Research Lopp uncharacteristically chose to publish the piece in Bitcoin Magazine, as opposed to his Medium blog. Presumably, the post is partially the result of exhaustive research…

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Crypto Exchange Kraken Takes a Cue from Binance, Delists Bitcoin SV

By CCN: Add Jesse Powell to the chorus of crypto exchange CEOS who are done with Craig Wright’s games. San Francisco-based crypto exchange Kraken has announced that it will be delisting Bitcoin SV (BSV), following in the trend-setting footsteps of Binance and later ShapeShift. Kraken has been engaging with its community about it ever since Binance CEO Changpeng “CZ” Zhao got the ball rolling earlier in the week. In an online poll, nearly three-quarters of Kraken’s followers voted in favor of delisting Bitcoin SV while more than one-fifth of tens…

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Craig Wright Claims Bitcoin SV Will Process 1TB Blocks in Two Years

Dr. Craig S. Wright has a mission in mind for Bitcoin SV (BSV) to process terabyte-sized blocks. It’s a “2 year target” according to a tweet he published yesterday. 2 year target. 2-4 Million TPS peak 500k sustained Terranode Bitcoin — Dr Craig S Wright (@ProfFaustus) November 29, 2018 Wright didn’t elaborate on the how The post Craig Wright Claims Bitcoin SV Will Process 1TB Blocks in Two Years appeared first on CCN

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