Adam Back News

Adam Back is a crypto-hacker and cryptographer born in London in 1970 and is currently living in Malta. Adam Back’s hashcash proof-of-work system is used in counterspam technologies and cryptocurrency mining. Adam Back is one of the first people to work on Bitcoin and was contacted by Nakamoto in 2009 to give his thoughts on hashcashes usage in Bitcoin. Adam Back is a founder of the technology company Blockstream, which is one of the main contributors to Bitcoin Core. As Blockstream’s CEO, Adam brought the company into being a leading developer of the Lightning Network, liquid sidechains and other interesting projects. Adam’s contribution to Bitcoin and cryptography development has made him one of the main cryptocurrency experts today. He is actively doing talks on such topics as privacy, scaling and the future development of Bitcoin.

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Someone just moved Bitcoin from a wallet that has not been active for over 11 years, but Adam Back does not think it was Satoshi Nakamoto.
Adam Back Thinks Recent BTC Move Wasn't Satoshi
Benjamin Pirus
2020-05-20T21:52:55+01:00
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Blockchain co-inventor on why block creation decentralization is not essential to blockchain decentralization.
Original Blockchain & Bitcoin: Different Paths to Decentralization
Michael Kapilkov
2020-05-04T19:33:00+01:00
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Blockchain co-inventor may have crossed paths with Satoshi in pre-Bitcoin days.
Blockchain Co-Inventor Offers His View Into Satoshi Nakamoto’s Background
Michael Kapilkov
2020-05-01T17:45:00+01:00
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The speculation is rising, but it’s just about impossible to prove.
Did Young Satoshi Nakamoto Write This 1999 Cypherpunks Post?
Michael Kapilkov
2020-04-21T23:17:00+01:00
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Craig Wright has abandoned his $125,000 libel suit against Blockstream CEO Adam Back and paid $8,400 in legal fees.
Craig Wright Abandons Libel Suit Against Adam Back, Pays All Legal Fees
Samuel Haig
2020-04-13T15:35:00+01:00
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Interview
Adam Back talks about the details of Bitcoin's early days, his first emails with Satoshi Nakamoto and others about Bitcoin, and more.
Adam Back on Satoshi Emails, Privacy Concerns and Bitcoin's Early Days
Cassio Gusson
2020-01-20T16:52:00+00:00
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The Blockstream CEO says the era of altcoins ruling the market is done and that Bitcoin would return to owning 90% of it.
Bitcoin Dominance ‘Reverting to Mean’ of 90%, Says Blockstream CEO
William Suberg
2019-09-10T09:15:00+01:00
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CEO Adam Back explained users now have more options as a new update provides support for stablecoin Tether.
Bitcoin Lightning Network Works on Liquid Sidechain, Blockstream Confirms
William Suberg
2019-07-30T09:20:00+01:00
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