Who’s Who in Crypto

Cryptocurrencies are developed by creative and highly skilled programmers, engineers, cipherpunks and hackers from all walks of life.

Traders, miners, enthusiasts and social media personalities are also an endless source of memes, jokes and 24×7 banter.

Here we present the stories of crypto personalities that have somehow caused an impact on the community.

Who is Adam Back? by @Cryptobill
In today's Who's Who section of Crypto.BI, we introduce Adam Back, a cryptographer from Great Britain who created HashCash, one of the most fundamental pieces of the Bitcoin softwa...
 
Who is Andreas Antonopoulos? by @Cryptobill
Today's post on the Who's Who section of Crypto.BI is about Andreas Antonopoulos, a British born author, speaker and Bitcoin advocate. He was born in the UK but was raised in Greec...
Who is Gavin Andresen? by @Cryptobill
As part of the Who's Who section of Crypto.BI, today we present the profile of Gavin Andresen, one of Bitcoin's most important figures and its lead developer for many years. And...
James Ellis: The British cryptographer who invented public key cryptography before Diffie-Hellman (and kept quiet about it) by @Cryptobill
When you think of heroic British spies, the image of a math guy in heavy frame glasses working behind a desk piled with math books does not usually come to mind. While the world en...
 
Who is Vitalik Buterin? by @Cryptobill
As part of the Who's Who section of Crypto.BI, today we present the profile of one of the most influential software developers in the cryptocurrency field, being co-responsible for...
Who is Hal Finney? by @Cryptobill
Hal Finney was a software developer, cipherpunk and cryptography advocate who worked on many relevant security-related software projects, the original Bitcoin Core source being one...
Why does everyone want to know who Satoshi Nakamoto is? (And who is he?) by @Cryptobill
Who is Satoshi Nakamoto? We don't know and neither does anybody else. But we've got some ideas about who he might be, since there aren't too many people out there who possess the c...