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


Summer Speculating: Bakkt Tests Its Bitcoin Futures This July

When moon? More like "When Bakkt?" The answer to the latter question appears to be soon. After the forthcoming cryptocurrency platform and...

/ June 14, 2019 / 0 Comments

Binance to Block Trading for US Customers Ahead of Plans for Regulated Exchange

Watch out, Coinbase: Binance is moving into your home turf. Adept at regulatory arbitrage among many things, cryptocurrency exchange giant Binance has...

/ June 14, 2019 / 1 Comment

Coinbase & Circle Greenlight CENTRE Expansion to Boost USD Coin Ecosystem

The collaborators behind USD Coin (USDC) are opening their doors to new associates. On Thursday, the CENTRE Consortium, which counts Circle and...

/ June 14, 2019 / 0 Comments
Global Mesh Labs

Mesh Networkers GoTenna to Leverage Bitcoin for Decentralized Comms

The minds behind the off-grid mesh networking startup goTenna have spun off a new subsidiary, Global Mesh Labs, to pursue an open-source...

/ June 14, 2019 / 0 Comments
Chainlink & Google

Big News for Chainlink (LINK) as Google Cloud Showcases “Hybrid” Blockchain Apps

A Google and Chainlink (LINK) mashup? No kidding. On Thursday, the Google Cloud team published an article titled "Building hybrid blockchain/cloud applications...

/ June 14, 2019 / 0 Comments
Coinbase Card

Coinbase Expands Visa Cryptocurrency Debit Card Offerings in Europe

This spring, Coinbase rolled out a cryptocurrency debit card in the United Kingdom, a move that proved quite popular among its U.K....

/ June 13, 2019 / 0 Comments

Visa Unveils Its Payments Network Powered by HyperLedger Fabric Blockchain Framework

Payments powerhouse Visa has made another foray into the cross-border payments arena, this time deploying a network underpinned by the distributed ledger...

/ June 13, 2019 / 0 Comments

Crypto Big Time: Nasdaq to Leverage CryptoCompare Data on Its Quandl Platform

Nasdaq, Inc., the owner-operators of the second-largest stock market in the world in the NASDAQ stock market, has come calling for cryptocurrency...

/ June 12, 2019 / 0 Comments
Telegram Token Sale

This Telegram Gram (TON) Token Sale on Liquid Is … Different

Instant messenger service Telegram held two private offerings for its gram (TON) token in 2018, bringing in a war chest of nearly...

/ June 12, 2019 / 0 Comments
Axie Infinity

Maker Teams Up with Axie Infinity to Integrate Dai in Blockchain Game

Maker, the team behind the Ethereum community's star Dai stablecoin, announced on Monday a partnership with blockchain gaming company Axie Infinity. The...

/ June 11, 2019 / 0 Comments