William Peaster, Author at Bitsonline

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

February 17, 2019 by William Peaster 0 Comment
Early Token Project Stars in the Ethereum Ecosystem

After the ICO boom in 2017, Ethereum caught flak for becoming a breeding ground for scams and unnecessary token projects....

February 15, 2019 by William Peaster 0 Comment
Bitcoin Block Size: Getting Fatter, But Decrease Chatter Growing

The average daily size of a Bitcoin block temporarily hit 1.3MB, a new high. Yet with full nodes dwindling and...

February 14, 2019 by William Peaster 0 Comment
Taking Stock: the Top 10 Cryptocurrencies One Year Into the Bear Market

This month, bitcoin entered its longest bear market to date. The top 10 cryptocurrencies today look a lot different now,...

February 13, 2019 by William Peaster 0 Comment
States Moving Toward Sales Tax That Would Hit Crypto Services

State legislatures in Arizona and Rhode Island have entered draft bills that would, if passed, slot enterprises and development projects...

February 11, 2019 by William Peaster 0 Comment
Into the Crypto Breach: Tezos STOs, an ETF, Updated ICO Guide, Oh My!

The march of tokenization may have steadied after the 2018 cryptoeconomy crash. And a pure cryptocurrency ETF in the U.S....

February 10, 2019 by William Peaster 0 Comment
A New Skirmish in the Mt. Gox Saga That Just Won’t Quit

After documents leaked this week suggesting Japanese exchange BitPoint sold large amounts of bitcoin for the Mt. Gox trustee in...

February 9, 2019 by William Peaster 0 Comment
Cryptocurrency Payments for Electricity Bills: Looking Ahead

This week, the energy arm of ConsenSys spinoff Grid+ angled toward cryptocurrency payments for electricity in two of Texas's largest...

February 8, 2019 by William Peaster 0 Comment
Cryptoeconomy: It’s Alive! But Is a Wider Bear Market Just Beginning?

After no shortage of sideways chop in recent weeks, the top cryptocurrencies saw their values spike on Friday, Feb. 8th,...