Is this Satoshi Nakamoto, the mysterious founder of Bitcoin? He says no. Nick Ut/AP hide caption toggle caption Nick Ut/AP All Tech Considered Why All This Fuss Over Satoshi Nakamoto Is A Boost For Bitcoin March 7, 2014 The media frenzy over the alleged founder of Bitcoin appeals to universal human curiosity. Mystery, intrigue, a dash of conspiracy! If that's not enough to turn Bitcoin into a household word, what is?