[ExI] Input for article on "The Extropian Roots of Bitcoin"
hkeithhenson at gmail.com
Wed Oct 1 22:21:54 UTC 2014
On Tue, Sep 30, 2014 at 3:20 PM, Bryan Bishop <kanzure at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 30, 2014 at 10:41 AM, Aleksei Riikonen <aleksei at iki.fi> wrote:
>> Well here's some fun speculation for you, on how bitcoin was born,
>> with some extropians featuring prominently in the plot:
> You can go even further back, to the USENET conspiracy theories about Nick
> Szabo, Hal Finney, Perry Metzger, Wei Dai, John Gilmore, etc:
Ah! Those were the days! Hal, of course, is in suspension. I have
had recent contact in person with Tim May. John Gilmore by email and
Perry over chat. Eric Hughes was tele present at Hugh Daniel's wake a
bit over a year ago.
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