All posts by William M. Peaster

William M. Peaster is a professional writer and editor who specializes in the Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Dai beats in the cryptoeconomy. Has appeared in Blockonomi, Binance Academy, Bitsonline, and more. Enjoys tracking smart contracts, DAOs, dApps, and the Lightning Network. Learning Solidity.


Calls of “Impropriety” as Lone Group Appears to Back Multiple EOS Block Producers

Under the delegated proof-of-stake (DPoS) consensus style of EOS, token holders participate in ongoing, on-chain votes to decide who the network's top...

/ November 29, 2019 / 0 Comments

CipherTrace: As Crypto Exchanges Struggle with KYC, “Travel Rule” Specter Grows

The Wild West days of the cryptoeconomy are over if the G20 group's Financial Action Task Force (FATF) has anything to say...

/ November 29, 2019 / 0 Comments

Crypto Valley’s Bitcoin Suisse Unveils New Ethereum Staking Service

Swiss "Crypto Valley" pioneer Bitcoin Suisse is going to help its customers secure the Ethereum 2.0 network and get paid for doing...

/ November 28, 2019 / 0 Comments
Cryptocurrency Hack

$50 Million Ether Stolen from Hot Wallet of Crypto Exchange Upbit

Every cryptocurrency exchange's worst nightmare unfortunately befell Upbit, as the South Korean exchange confirmed on November 27th that a thief has hacked...

/ November 28, 2019 / 0 Comments

Eyeing Blockchain, BNY Mellon Joins Corda-Powered Marco Polo Network

BNY Mellon, one of the world's largest custodian banks with more than $30 trillion USD worth of assets currently under custody, is...

/ November 27, 2019 / 0 Comments

Major Chinese Economist Talks Style of the Coming Digital Yuan

China's growing digital currency efforts have caught the world's attention because of the many ripple effects that will follow in the project's...

/ November 27, 2019 / 0 Comments
Crypto Custody

Cryptocurrency Trends Primed for Continued Growth in 2020

The cryptocurrency industry has experienced no shortage of big ups and and big downs in recent years. With the next one now...

/ November 27, 2019 / 0 Comments

New DeFi: Stake DAO Introduces Revenue-Sharing for Crypto Staking Services

Plenty of stakeholders in the blockchain ecosystem think Proof-of-Stake (PoS) consensus, wherein users "stake" money in specialized wallets to secure a network...

/ November 27, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin DeFi

Brave New Sats: Interesting Bitcoin Developments as 2019 Nears an End

In its first decade in existence, Bitcoin transformed out of an unknown project into a new kind of public infrastructure for value,...

/ November 25, 2019 / 0 Comments

How Ethereum Can Best Press Its Advantages Over the Next Decade

Last year, early Coinbase employee and Polychain Capital founder Olaf Carlson-Wee put forth the notion of "smart contract fragmentation," the idea that several...

/ November 23, 2019 / 0 Comments