Satoshi Wasn’t The Only Mining Whale, 2010 Data Reveals

Satoshi Wasn’t The Only Mining Whale, 2010 Data Reveals

Since 2021 began, there have been a slew of suspicious whale moves by miners that mined bitcoins in the early days. A miner in particular has spent 11,000 bitcoin since last year, and 1,000 bitcoin from 2010 was moved last week. Despite the fact that Satoshi Nakamoto is thought to have mined over a million […]


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