11 Years Ago Today, Satoshi Disappeared


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Eleven years in the past, on Dec. 13, 2010, Satoshi Nakamoto posted on the BitcoinDiscuss discussion board for the final time. He would pop up in emails right here and there for a number of extra months, however for almost all of the Bitcoin neighborhood, he was gone. In right this moment’s episode, NLW explores how the Bitcoin neighborhood was altering, and the way the legacy of that interval stays with us right this moment.

Read extra concerning the transition to the post-Satoshi period from Pete Rizzo on Bitcoin Magazine: https://bitcoinmagazine.com/technical/what-happened-when-bitcoin-creator-satoshi-nakamoto-disappeared

See additionally: Bitcoin Touches New Milestone With 90% of Total Supply Mined

“The Breakdown” is written, produced by and options Nathaniel Whittemore aka NLW, with modifying by Rob Mitchell, analysis by Scott Hill and extra manufacturing help by Eleanor Pahl. Adam B. Levine is our government producer and our theme music is “Countdown” by Neon Beach. The music you heard right this moment behind our sponsor is “Dark Crazed Cap” by Isaac Joel. Image credit score: Janos Kummer/Getty Images News, modified by CoinDesk.