All posts by William M. Peaster

William M. Peaster is a cryptocurrency journalist and copy-editor based out of El Paso, Texas. He's an avid fan of Ethereum, ERC-20 tokens, and smart contracts in general.

Coinbase vs GDAX Review

Coinbase vs GDAX Review: A Side by Side Comparison of the Two Exchanges

When it comes to America's top cryptocurrency trading brokers, Coinbase and GDAX, both ran and owned by the same operators, are the crème de la crème, both in reputability and in offering fiat-to-crypto on-ramps. And with Coinbase alone generating over...

/ February 21, 2018 / 0 Comments
Binance vs Bittrex Review

Binance vs Bittrex: Which is the Best Cryptocurrency Exchange ?

For traders who were around in the cryptoverse in 2017, it was clear that cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex was dominant in the first half of the year while competitor exchange Binance seemed to surge to the front of the pack in...

/ February 7, 2018 / 0 Comments

Beginner’s Guide to Payments & Fintech Cryptocurrencies

The digital currency use-case was the inaugural, revolutionary promise of blockchain technology. And in the years since first-mover Bitcoin hit the scene, numerous cryptocurrency projects have sprouted up in an attempt to provide their own solutions as payments-focused cryptocurrencies. These...

/ January 31, 2018 / 0 Comments
Gaming and eSports Cryptocurrencies

Beginner’s Guide to Gaming and eSports Cryptocurrencies

Regarding the different "asset classes" of cryptocurrencies, there are an increasing number to choose from; from decentralized energy trading tokens to payments cryptos, you'll find a little bit of everything in between. One fledgling new class of cryptocurrencies to look...

/ January 30, 2018 / 1 Comment
Decentralized Exchanges

The Best Decentralized Exchanges for Cryptocurrency Trading

So you've tried centralized cryptocurrency exchanges like Coinbase and Binance, and now you're looking to branch out further. Have you considered trying a decentralized exchange? Otherwise known as a DEX, a decentralized exchange makes it so you can make trades...

/ January 23, 2018 / 8 Comments
Bitcoin Mining

Bitcoin Mining: Is It Worth The Effort In This Day And Age?

With the ongoing cryptocurrency boom, there has been an explosion of newcomers into the crypto ecosystem. And, unsurprisingly, one of the hottest topics in the ongoing boom is bitcoin mining. That's because 1) bitcoin is the OG cryptocurrency, and 2)...

/ January 23, 2018 / 1 Comment
Cryptocurrency Predictions 2018

Cryptocurrency Predictions For 2018: What To Watch Out For

2017 was seemingly a breakthrough year for the cryptocurrency ecosystem, as the surging bitcoin price brought droves of new investors into the space. Now, everyone's wondering what's next. Will 2018 be an even more explosive year than 2017 when it...

/ January 15, 2018 / 3 Comments
Masternodes Guide

What are Masternodes? Complete Beginner’s Guide

As mega investor Warren Buffet once said, "If you don't find a way to make money while you sleep, you will work until you die." And whether you love that quote or hate it, when it comes to the cryptocurrency...

/ January 11, 2018 / 4 Comments
COSS Exchange Review

Beginner’s Guide to COSS: Complete Review

COSS.io, otherwise known as the "Crypto One-stop Solution," is a newer cryptocurrency exchange that goes far beyond the normal contours of your regular, vanilla crypto exchanges. That's because COSS is not only an exchange; it's also a payment gateway for...

/ January 10, 2018 / 3 Comments
Atomic Swaps

What Are Atomic Swaps? Our Guide to a Revolution in Decentralization

One of the major themes in the cryptocurrency ecosystem's beginning decade has been the bottleneck pains of having to resort to a small array of centralized exchanges in the early, unregulated space in order to trade in cryptos. Indeed, the...

/ January 10, 2018 / 2 Comments