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Protection Over Profit: What Early Mining Patterns Suggest About Bitcoin’s Inventor

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Researchers believe Bitcoin’s inventor probably used specialized mining software in its earliest days to protect the new network – not to profit from it.

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Protection Over Profit: What Early Mining Patterns Suggest About Bitcoin’s Inventor

Protection Over Profit: What Early Mining Patterns Suggest About Bitcoin’s Inventor

Researchers believe Bitcoin’s inventor probably used specialized mining software in its earliest days to protect the new network – not to profit from it.

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