First he said he was the inventor of Bitcoin Now he's backing down

So what's the truth? Well, it appears we're no closer to finding out after Craig Wright backed out of offering further proof of his identity as the creator of the digital currency In an interview with the BBC May 2, Wright had pledged to move some Bitcoins from one of its early address blocks; a task that's thought to be only accomplished by the creator However, in a short blog post on May 5, Wright wrote, "I do not have the courage" Saying his qualifications and character were attacked after he came forward He continued, "I know that this weakness will cause great damage to those who have supported me

I can only say I'm sorry And goodbye" There were many who supported Wright, but many who still questioned his status without further proof

So for now, the mystery deepens For NewsBeat Social, I'm Chad Carter