Who Or What Created Bitcoin?Submitted by zooamerica on Tue, 11/19/2013 - 22:12
"The concept was introduced in a 2008 paper by a pseudonymous developer known as "Satoshi Nakamoto"....
"Notable vendors include WordPress, OkCupid, Reddit, and Chinese Internet giant Baidu."
"During November 2013, the China-based bitcoin exchange BTC China overtook Japan-based Mt.Gox and Europe-based Bitstamp to become the largest bitcoin trading exchange by trade volume."
"In Hong Kong a Bitcoin trading platform owned by Global Bond Limited (GBL) vanishes with 30 million yuan (US$5 million) from 500 investors on 26th October 2013."
"In 2013 the FBI shut down one such service, Silk Road..."
"The name "Silk Road" comes from a historical network of trade routes, started during the Han Dynasty (206 BC – 220 AD), between Europe, India, China..."
Han Dynasty (206 B.C.–220 A.D.)
After the civil war that followed the death of Qin Shihuangdi in 210 B.C., China was reunited under the rule of the Han dynasty...