Australian technology entrepreneur Craig Wright has claimed he is the secretive creator of the controversial cryptocurrency bitcoin.

He appears to have ended years of speculation about the real identity of the person who has until now used the pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto.

Mr Wright has reportedly given technical proof supporting his claim to using bitcoins known to be owned by the digital currency’s creator.

The BBC said during a meeting, he digitally signed messages using cryptographic keys created in the early days of bitcoin’s development…. see more

source: skynews