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Computer scientist claiming he invented bitcoin ordered to pay $100M to ex-partner's family

Computer scientist claiming he invented bitcoin ordered to pay $100M to ex-partner's family

17 hours ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

The case disappointed some crypto enthusiasts who had hoped it might prove once and for all who created the controversial cryptocurrency.
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These miners are using guns, drones, and fireworks to keep birds from landing on a toxic lake

17 hours ago   |   Business Insider

A former copper mine in Montana has been flooding with toxic groundwater since the 1980s. The water is so toxic that any birds that land on the lake get cooked from the inside...
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A computer scientist claiming he created bitcoin will hold onto $54 billion of the cryptocurrency after civil lawsuit

18 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Dr. Craig Wright arrives at the Federal Courthouse, Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2021, in Miami. AP Photo/Marta Lavandier A computer scientist claiming to be bitcoin's creator will keep a...
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Computer scientist who claims he invented Bitcoin wins major court case

19 hours ago   |   NBC News   |   2 articles

Craig Wright, a computer scientist who claims to be the inventor of Bitcoin, prevailed in a civil trial verdict Monday.
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Bitcoin's brutal weekend sell-off gives investors a reason to reduce exposure to crypto as technical readings suggest any bounce 'may be fleeting', analyst says

20 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Ozan Kose/Getty Images Bitcoin's weekend sell-off did a lot of damage to momentum, according to Fairlead Strategies' Katie Stockton. The technical breakdown means investors...
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Bitcoin is back above $50,000 as crypto investors recover from the weekend rout, while metaverse tokens are soaring

21 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Bitcoin Westend61 Bitcoin rose above $50,000 on Tuesday, as investors jumped in after the coin's dive at the weekend to two-month lows. The recent sell-off was prompted by a...
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AOC reveals she doesn't hold bitcoin because she wants to be an unbiased lawmaker

22 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York. J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez isn't a bitcoin holder, the New York Representative disclosed on...
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Developing Strong EV Supply Chains Will Mean Taking Environmental Mining Seriously

1 day ago   |   Forbes

The Biden administration's ambitious goals for EVs depends on developing better supply chains for critical minerals. As awareness intensifies of terrible labor and...
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Man Claiming to Have Invented Bitcoin Wins Dispute, Gets to Keep $50B in Crypto

1 day ago   |   Newsweek

The win for Craig Wright will have the cryptocurrency community looking to him to prove he is Bitcoin's creator, as he promised during the trial.
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Self-described Bitcoin inventor ordered to pay $100M in damages

1 day ago   |   Al Jazeera

The verdict probably won't resolve the debate over whether Craig Wright is the mythical creator of Bitcoin.
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