Craig Wright

Craig Wright Doubles Down on Satoshi Claim, Says Bitcoin Core Infringes His ‘Database Rights’

The Australian entrepreneur who claims to be the inventor of bitcoin has suggested he might take legal action against the cryptocurrency’s developer team over claimed infringement of his intellectual property. In a blog post published last Thursday, Craig Wright said while forks of bitcoin would be allowed under the open-source MIT license under which bitcoin …

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Craig Wright Threatens BTC Core and BCH With Potential Lawsuits

Craig Wright, who claims to be the Bitcoin creator known as Satoshi Nakamoto, has warned the BTC Core (BTC) and BCH to stop using the Bitcoin database in order to avoid potential lawsuits. He claims that both networks may also violate the laws under the terms of Bitcoin’s original EULA and MIT License. The man …

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Craig Wright’s $100B Theft Claim – BTC and BCH Used His Database Without Permission

</header> <strong>The infamous Craig Wright, the Australian native who claims to be Satoshi Nakamoto, has published a blog post that explains he owns “the full rights to the Bitcoin registry” and developers do not have the right to change the protocol’s underlying database. Wright’s recent blog post makes it seem like “legal redress” is coming …

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From Star Trek to Wikipedia: Crashing Bitcoin SV Fails to Impress

</header> <strong>The Bitcoin SV network and the infamous Craig Wright have been publicly scrutinized by two well known individuals. Wikipedia’s Jimmy Wales criticized <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BSV” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>BSV</a> technology and said he doesn’t think recorded data from Wikipedia would be beneficial stored on a blockchain like <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BSV” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>BSV</a>. Moreover, former …

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Craig Wright ‘Abusing’ Privilege to Block 11,000 Documents, Kleiman Lawyers Say

Lawyers representing the brother of Craig Wright’s deceased business partner have accused the Australian entrepreneur of “abusing” client-attorney privilege to withhold documents and “obfuscate” trial proceedings. In a memorandum filed Sunday at the Southern District Court of Florida (see below), the legal team representing Ira Kleiman – who is suing for $10 billion in bitcoin – …

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Craig Wright’s ‘Bonded Courier’ Allegedly an Attorney Who Can’t Communicate

</header> <strong>During the first week of February, the Kleiman v. Wright lawsuit continues with more tales about the alleged bonded courier. In mid-January, Craig Wright revealed a third party provided him with the necessary information to unlock an encrypted file he could not access previously. Now Wright is claiming attorney-client privilege over 11,000 documents and …

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Bitcoin SV Genesis Upgrade Results in Chain Split

Bitcoin SV (BSV) performed a scheduled upgrade named Genesis on Feb. 3. As most nodes have not yet updated, this resulted in a minor chain split where two versions of BSV exist. As reported by BitMEX Research, the upgrade occurred at block height 620,538, or about 8:30 PM EST. The subsequent block was considered invalid …

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Bitcoin Cash Sees Mining Pool Shift and Hashrate Surpass 4 Exahash

</header> <strong>While people have watched the <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BTC” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>BTC</a> network surpass 100 exahash per second (EH/s), Bitcoin Cash (<a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BCH” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>BCH</a>) has been steadily gathering hashrate as well. Since the November 15, 2018 blockchain split, which produced the Bitcoin SV (<a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BSV” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>BSV</a>) chain, <a class=”lar-automated-link” …

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Bitcoin SV Drops 40% as Lawyer Admits Craig Wright Has No Private Keys

Controversial altcoin Bitcoin SV (BSV) has crashed 17% overnight after its main proponent failed to prove he has access to $9 billion in Bitcoin (BTC). Data from Coin360 and Cointelegraph Markets confirmed a difficult 24 hours for BSV holders, who saw huge gains over the past week as Craig Wright’s court case delivered fresh revelations.  …

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Bitcoin Lawsuit Heats Up With More Bonded Courier Tales

</header> <strong>During the last few days, cryptocurrency participants have been discussing the notorious Kleiman v. Wright lawsuit as new developments have revealed a third party provided Craig Wright with the necessary information to unlock an encrypted file he could not access previously. Additionally, another court filing explains that Wright provided the court with a list …

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