• Craig Wright
    Bitcoin

    EXCLUSIVE: First interview with Craig Wright after judge orders him to pay $5 billion in bitcoin

    ‘When you find a gorilla, don’t kick it in the nuts’

    A hearing in the Kleiman v. Wright case concluded Monday with the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida rejecting Craig S. Wright’s testimony. The judge determined that “Satoshi Nakamoto” is a partnership of three people, but awarded half of its bitcoin holdings to the Kleiman estate. Craight Wright told Modern Consensus he “has no choice but to hand over $5 billion in BTC.”

  • Bitcoin Cash
    Alt coins,  Bitcoin

    While targeting Dark Web drug sales, White House snubs Craig Wright

    An advisory notice singled out Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, and Monero, but utterly ignored the self-proclaimed Satoshi Nakamoto’s Bitcoin SV

    Craig Wright has not been having a good summer. First, his Bitcoin Satoshi Version (BSV) cryptocurrency was booted off the Binance and Kraken exchanges after he was accused of bullying people doubting his claim to be Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto.

  • Craig Wright (by Brendan Sullivan for Modern Consensus).
    Bitcoin

    Wright and Wrong: Bitcoin SV billionaire loses another round to Ira Kleiman

    Conflicting statements and a fraudulent piece of evidence doom Craig Wright’s attempt to toss out a lawsuit that could cost him billions

    When a judge denies your motion to throw out a lawsuit against you by quoting Sir Walter Scott’s famous line, “Oh! What a tangled web we weave when first we practice to deceive,” it’s not a good thing. Thus it’s fair to say, nChain founder Craig Wright, the Bitcoin SV (BSV) backer and self-proclaimed Satoshi Nakamoto, did not have a good day in court on August 15. Although, to be fair, he wasn’t threatened with handcuffs this time.

  • John McAfee
    Bitcoin

    Today in Crazy Crypto: A Belgian Satoshi wannabe and McAfee is McA-Free

    Another pretender to the Bitcoin throne emerges, while gun enthusiast and would-be Trump usurper John McAfee walks free in the DR

    From Florida and the Dominican Republic, the wackier ends of the cryptocurrency world came to the fore this week, as yet another Satoshi Nakamoto threw his hat into the ring and a pungent John McAfee walked out of a Dominican jail after an incarceration few believed was genuine in the first place.