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Dr Courtois Bitcoin Research in the Press/Media/Blogs/Video/Etc:
A meeting with the self-appointed alleged creator of bitcoin who had the cheek to cheat UK press and major television channels.
In Ars Technica, 3 August 2016:
I’M SATOSHI —Craig Wright’s proof that he invented Bitcoin: “F**k off, I’m not going to jump through hoops”.
Subtitle: Audio interview with Wright had little proof that he was Satoshi, and lots of expletives. By Anthony Sebastian.
Another paper on the same event: Is Craig Wright the Bitcoin Genius? Story by GQ, 3 August 2016. See here.
Also covered by Andrew O’Hagan, “The Satoshi Affair
Andrew O’Hagan on the many lives of Satoshi Nakamoto”, cf. here.
Dr Courtois is cited on pages 49 and 84 in a report by
the British government Chief Scientific Adviser,
Sir Mark Walport, “Distributed Ledger Technology: beyond block chain, here, 19 Jan 2016.
Dr Courtois explains the dangers of blockchain and bitcoin cryptography and 51% attacks on page 101 of the French popular science magazine “Science et Vie”, in a paper by Olivier Lapirot, “Blockchain La machine à fabriquer la confiance”,pages 98-101, Science&Vie, No 1180, January 2016.
Dr Courtois is cited inside “Bitcoin in the Headlines: R3’s Blockchain Dream Team”, by Yessi Bello Perez, 2 October 2015, here.
Dr Courtois was cited 6 times in a paper which appears in NATURE “The future of cryptocurrencies: Bitcoin and beyond” , by Andy Extance, 30 September 2015, cf. here.
In Nature 526, pp. 21–23, doi:10.1038/526021a.
Dr Courtois appears on page 13 of printed post-proceedings of Bitcoin and Blockchain Leadership forum hosted by Allen & Overy LLP, London, on 28 Sept 2015, see page 13 here.