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Be careful of linking to the whitepaper on the bitcoin.org site, they have contemplated changing it in the past.

Best to link to the one on bitcoin.com: https://www.bitcoin.com/bitcoin.pdf

The content is exactly the same:

> curl 'https://www.bitcoin.com/bitcoin.pdf' | md5


> curl https://bitcoin.org/bitcoin.pdf | md5


Of the two organizations, .org seems far more trustworthy.

https://www.bitcoin.com/about-us: "Please keep in mind that this is a commercial website"

https://bitcoin.org/en/about-us: "Bitcoin.org was originally registered and owned by Bitcoin's first two developers, Satoshi Nakamoto and Martti Malmi. When Nakamoto left the project, he gave ownership of the domain to additional people, separate from the Bitcoin developers, to spread responsibility and prevent any one person or group from easily gaining control over the Bitcoin project."

Satoshi Nakamoto even disclaimed that bitcoin.com was "unrelated", and that he/she/they registered bitcoin.org as the site they using to publish information.


Nice try but no

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