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All posts by William M. Peaster

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


Bitcoin Energy Consumption

Bitcoin Energy Consumption: Facing the Environmental Concerns

A recent CBS News report highlighted how Bitcoin mining was responsible for generating an annual level of energy consumption that was higher...

/ December 7, 2017 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Price

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Major Price Surges on the Horizon, How High Will it Go?

Just about everyone is going bonkers for Bitcoin right now. And that's no surprise, seeing as how the number one cryptocurrency has...

/ December 4, 2017 / 1 Comment
Crypto Kitties

CryptoKitties: The Latest Excitement Sweeping the Ethereum Community

CryptoKitties is a decentralized app built atop Ethereum. It's brand new, but it's already been taking the Ethereum ecosystem by storm, with...

/ December 4, 2017 / 3 Comments
Ethereum Price

Ethereum Price Analysis: The Future Looks Bright for ETH

Just how high can Ethereum go? That's the question we're all asking ourselves as the number two cryptocurrency by market capitalization is...

/ December 2, 2017 / 2 Comments
Common Cryptocurrency Terms

What is Hodl & Other Common Cryptocurrency Terms: Guide for Beginners

Courtesy of the acute bull run the cryptocurrency space just experienced, there's more new Bitcoiners and the like to welcome than ever...

/ November 30, 2017 / 1 Comment
Next Bitcoin

What’s the Next Bitcoin? 5 Cryptocurrencies Which Could Unseat the King

With the bitcoin price flirting around the astonishing $10,000 USD milestone, it's starting to look like nothing can stop BTC. Now all...

/ November 30, 2017 / 11 Comments
Cryptocurrency Scaling

On the Scaling Debates: How Different Cryptocurrencies Are Tackling Growth

Right now, the Ethereum network handles a little over a half million transactions a day, and the Bitcoin network handles a little...

/ November 29, 2017 / 1 Comment
ERC-20 Tokens

Beginner’s Guide to ERC-20 Tokens: Digital Assets Built on Ethereum

If you're reading this article, you're probably doing your homework on the cryptocurrency space. Which also means that you've likely ran into...

/ November 27, 2017 / 2 Comments
Exit Scams

What is an “Exit Scam” & How Can You Avoid Them ?

This week, the concept of the “exit scam” hit the headlines of the cryptocurrency space as escrow-related crypto startup Confido – painfully...

/ November 22, 2017 / 0 Comments
Beginner's Guide to ICOs

Beginner’s Guide to ICOs: 7 Tips for Picking Wise Investments

Before the introduction of smart contracts on the blockchain network and the appearance of Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), start-ups which wanted to...

/ November 9, 2017 / 2 Comments