All posts by William M. Peaster

William M. Peaster is an expert writer and editor who specializes in the Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Dai beats in the cryptoeconomy. Has appeared in Blockonomi, Binance Academy, Bitsonline, Bitcoinist, and more. Enjoys tracking smart contracts, DAOs, dApps, and the Lightning Network. Learning Solidity. Follow him on Twitter: @WPeaster


Meet Athereum: Avalanche Consensus for the Benefit of Ethereum

Ethereum is currently the leading smart contracts platform, and Avalanche is a powerful consensus mechanism among the new Snow-Avalanche family of protocols...

/ October 15, 2019 / 0 Comments

Chinese Central Bank Ramps Up Digital Currency Hires

The central bank of Asia's biggest superpower is looking to hire a half dozen experts, including veterans of cryptography and blockchain development,...

/ October 14, 2019 / 0 Comments

Vitalik Buterin Shows How Coming Evolution of Ethereum Might Look

Many stakeholders in the cryptocurrency ecosystem know that Ethereum is starting its major multi-phase Serenity upgrade next year, and some of those...

/ October 11, 2019 / 0 Comments

CFTC Head: Like Bitcoin, Ether (ETH) Cryptocurrency Is a Commodity

Cryptocurrency users currently face a regulatory thicket in the U.S., as a handful of the nation's top federal agencies have differing legal...

/ October 11, 2019 / 0 Comments
Maker DAI

Earn Coin for Holding Coin: Dai Savings Rate Coming Next Month

Hodl to steadily and stably earn, not hodl to hope: that's the dynamic the Dai stablecoin is set to embrace next month....

/ October 10, 2019 / 0 Comments

UNICEF Rolls Out a Crypto Fund for Humanitarian Donations

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), the arm of the UN tasked with providing healthcare and support services to children and mothers across...

/ October 10, 2019 / 0 Comments
EU Europe

Top European Official Taking Closer Look at New Cryptocurrency Rules

One of the European Union's most influential officials has promised to introduce new regulations on cryptocurrencies for member nations of the economic...

/ October 9, 2019 / 0 Comments

Crypto Coffers: Political Cryptocurrency Donations OK’d in Japan

Cryptocurrency donations in the political arena have officially been greenlighted in the Asian superpower of Japan. That's according to an October 8th...

/ October 9, 2019 / 0 Comments

Kon’nichiwa! Ethereum Devcon 5 Festivities Begin in Japan

Hosted by the Ethereum Foundation (EF) with support from dozens of cryptocurrency ecosystem stakeholders, this year's Devcon convention -- where Ethereum's best...

/ October 8, 2019 / 0 Comments

“The Largest Bubble”: Tether (USDT) Backers Hit With New Class Action Lawsuit

Plaintiffs have filed a class action lawsuit seeking damages worth more than $1.4 trillion USD against the backers of tether (USDT) and...

/ October 8, 2019 / 0 Comments