"Pure anonymity provides voice for a wide variety of new kinds of expression that up until now have been supressed"
"The problem in a nutshell, is that our money currently depends on trust in a third party for it`s value"
A Californian coder of Hungarian descent and a Washington University graduate 1989 in computer science. An active cypherpunk, on the Cypherpunks mailing list in 1993. Worked for DigiCash in the 1990`s
- Creator of bit-gold, a bitcoin precusor
- Inventor of the idea "smart contracts" in 1995
- Pioneer Working on a blockchain project in 1998
- Author of shelling out:the origins of money(2002)