The search for the creator of the digital currency Bitcoin has pointed the finger at a number of individuals, but none have taken credit for creating the (largely) anonymous financial transaction system and the true originator hasn’t been found. Today, however, Australian Craig Wright claimed that he is behind Bitcoin, and reportedly provided proof to the BBC, The Economist and GQ. This verification took the form of specific bitcoin blocks that were known to have been originally mined by Nakamoto, and Whit demonstrated that they were the same blocks that had been used to send bitcoin to Hal Finney, an…

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