All posts by William M. Peaster

William M. Peaster is an editor and cryptocurrency writer. He is not a financial adviser. He enjoys covering both the promise and warts of the emerging cryptoeconomy. Follow him on Twitter: @WPeaster

Ethereum 2.0

Vitalik Buterin: Ethereum Could Temporarily Use Bitcoin Cash for Storage

Ethereum co-creator Vitalik Buterin stirred intrigue and controversy over the weekend in floating on the Ethereum Research forum the possibility of using...

/ July 16, 2019 / 0 Comments

Weekend Ethereum (ETH) Flash Crash: Manipulation or Just a Large Sell?

On Sunday, July 14th, the ether price crashed from $266 USD to $245 in less than an hour and then lower yet...

/ July 16, 2019 / 0 Comments

U.S. Federal Government Moves Closer to Legally Defining Blockchain

The law is built on definitions. And "blockchain" may soon be getting formally defined by the U.S. federal government. To date, the...

/ July 15, 2019 / 0 Comments
Binance Coin

Flamin’ Hot: Binance Just Burned $24 Million Worth of BNB Coins

The leadership at Binance continues to strive toward bringing value to their users. This week, the Malta-based cryptocurrency exchange completed its eighth...

/ July 13, 2019 / 0 Comments

Trustless Trading: KyberSwap DEX Activates Non-Custodial Limit Orders

KyberSwap, the decentralized exchange backed by the Kyber Network, is angling to make its feature-rich DEX that much richer. On July 12th,...

/ July 12, 2019 / 0 Comments
Donald Trump

President Trump Bashes Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency: They “Are Not Money”

The long-awaited Trump Bitcoin tweet has materialized, and it came in the form of a scathing, if not draconian, rebuke against the...

/ July 12, 2019 / 0 Comments
Binance Margin Trading

It’s Here! Binance Rolls Out New Margin Trading Platform: Full Details

Cryptocurrency traders, welcome to Binance 2.0. On July 11th, the Malta-based global cryptocurrency exchange giant announced the launch of its new Margin...

/ July 11, 2019 / 0 Comments

Unprecedented: Blockstack Gets SEC Nod for U.S. Public Token Sale

The first token offering to be approved by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is coming to America and beyond, courtesy...

/ July 11, 2019 / 0 Comments
Maker Dai

The Week in Dai: a Maker Interest Rate Hike, Fat Loans & a DeFi Bridge

The Maker team's popular Dai token is facing no shortage of intrigue this week, as activity around the stablecoin is swirling in...

/ July 10, 2019 / 0 Comments
Samsung LG

Smartphone Giants Samsung & LG Increase Their Blockchain Forays

A blockchain battle seems to be brewing in South Korea between two of the world's most recognizable electronics giants, Samsung and LG....

/ July 10, 2019 / 0 Comments