Amanda Knox Redux: is Satoshi Nakamoto the real Satoshi Nakamoto?

by Cosmos1 min read6th Mar 201455 comments


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Many of you here have likely heard of Bitcoin, and maybe know something about it.

Earlier today, a story broke that a reporter had apparently tracked down the real Satoshi Nakamoto, infamous creator of the Bitcoin protocol.

This seems like an excellent opportunity to practice our Bayesian updating!

So, how likely do you think it is that this man is the founder of Bitcoin? What do you believe and why?