Linguistic researchers claim Nick Szabo likely authored Bitcoin white paper

By Shawn Knight
Apr 16, 2014
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  1. Students and researchers from Ashton University in Birmingham recently conducted a linguistics analyst on the Bitcoin white paper published in 2008. The analysis suggests Nick Szabo, not Dorian S. Nakamoto, penned the document.

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  2. wastedkill

    wastedkill TS Evangelist Posts: 1,328   +290

    I dont get why people are still searching for the creator of bitcoin he obviously put himself to great lengths to make apsolute sure he wouldn't be found so just leave it maybe?

    NTAPRO TS Evangelist Posts: 809   +102

    Could mean a payday for someone who gets the scoop
  4. It's still the same techniques that "proved" Queen Elizabeth wrote Shakespeare's plays.
    wastedkill likes this.
  5. wastedkill

    wastedkill TS Evangelist Posts: 1,328   +290

    But what are the changes of ACTUALLY finding the guy and having him confessing too it?? Its like less than 0...
  6. Skidmarksdeluxe

    Skidmarksdeluxe TS Evangelist Posts: 5,911   +1,704

    Who the hell cares who wrote the whitepaper? It could even be that crooked chump CEO from Mt. Gox for all I care.
  7. Scenario A: I find King Solomons treasure and print 1 billion digital Soloman coins backed by my treasure.

    Scenario B: I Do not find any treasure and print 1 billion Bitcoins.

    Both ways I am rich, one way by luck other way by scam.

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