One factor I’ve at all times discovered slightly peculiar concerning the preliminary communications from Satoshi in his first mail to Wei Dai on 8/22/08 was that he refers to his challenge as “Digital Money” after which he later substitutes this to “Bitcoin” when publishing the white paper. I discover this odd contemplating that he had already registered the area bitcoin.org on 8/18/08, so he should have already had the thought in his head on the time of the e-mail that it could be referred to as Bitcoin. The opposite factor I seen was that the area e-cash.org was additionally registered anonymously lower than a month prior on 7/20/08. What are the chances that someone else simply occurred to purchase up that area proper on the similar time? Has anyone related these 2 domains collectively earlier than and is there any additional data which might shine a lightweight on the determine of Satoshi?
One different small level…in a bitcointalk publish by Satoshi, he mentions that open sourced tasks ought to use .org domains versus .com. If Satoshi’s unique e-mail to Wei Dai displays the preliminary title he was contemplating, he very potential would have registered e-cash.org.

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