Who is Satoshi?

Posted on May 25 2019 - 8:51pm

Interestingly, nobody knows !

This individual, or group of people, with the name Satoshi Nakamoto is credit with:

  1. Inventing Bitcoin in 2009
  2. Writing the original Bitcoin Whitepaper
  3. Writing the original Bitcoin software

It is claimed that he was born in 1975 and originates from Japan.

The person/group was involved in continued development of Bitcoin until the end of 2010.  There has been no communications since.

A unit of Bitcoin called a "satoshi" was named after this person/group. A satoshi is one hundred millionth of a Bitcoin (0.00000001 BTC).