This week we’ve got stories on the rise of Bitcoin, a major upgrade to the Large Hadron Collider’s “eyes”, and what’s potentially the discovery of the earliest life on Earth. It’s the news roundup for Sunday, March 5, 2017!
As I made mention of on Sunday, most of my time has been going toward another project this month. And here it is, finally published: Ledger, Volume 1!
Photo: Antana, CC-BY-SA Satoshi Nakamoto This week’s biggest digital culture news was the sheer peculiarity of the announcement on Monday that the formerly-suspected Craig Stephen Wright was claiming to be the man behind the Bitcoin inventor pseudonym Satoshi […]
Another day, another Satoshi | Photo: Antana, CC BY-SA 2.0 *** This week the news broke that Dr. Craig Stephen Wright, a man who had previously been suspected of being the man behind the pseudonym […]
May I have your attention please? | Photo: drestwn, CC BY 2.0 *** May I have your attention please? May I have your attention please? Will the real Satoshi please stand up? I repeat will […]
On Sunday I mentioned in the weekly linkspam that Firefox co-creator Brendan Eich had created a new browser, and I thought I might take a moment to explain why, and why it actually seems like a […]
In which I discuss the present goings-on in Bitcoin. *** It’s a little hard to explain to people what goes on in the Bitcoin world. Maybe it’s because, as a good friend once told me […]
The internet is abuzz once again with the rumour that we’re (once again) about to discover the true identity of Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto. *** As of yesterday there are two new names you can […]