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William M. Peaster

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

January 6, 2019 by William Peaster 0 Comment
Trying to Buy Fortnite Merch with Monero? Not So Fast!

This week, Monero gained some buzz as it appeared the privacy coin had been chosen as the select cryptocurrency payment...

January 5, 2019 by William Peaster 0 Comment
Ahead of Ethereum Constantinople Update, Community Eyes ProgPoW

In the 52nd Ethereum Core developer meeting, the blockchain's builders agreed to begin tests on shifting Ethereum's proof-of-work algorithm from...

January 4, 2019 by William Peaster 0 Comment
DX.Exchange Is Tokenizing Major U.S. Stocks This Month

This month, Estonia's DX.Exchange is launching access to tokenized shares of major stocks listed on the Nasdaq Stock Market. The...

January 2, 2019 by William Peaster 0 Comment
New Year New ETH: Ether Retakes 2nd Place in Crypto Market Cap Swing

Amid 2018's cryptoeconomy correction, ether was acutely overtaken by XRP in the market cap rat race. Now, ETH's said hello...

January 1, 2019 by William Peaster 0 Comment
Paper Outlines Proof-of-Stake Sidechains for Cardano Ouroboros, Beyond

A team of researchers have published a paper outlining a formal structure for proof-of-stake sidechains via a "rigorous cryptographic definition." Said...

December 31, 2018 by William Peaster 0 Comment
Bitcoin A-Go: Bakkt Eyes Horizon After Inaugural Funding Round

The launch of cryptocurrency trading platform Bakkt's bitcoin futures product saw high-profile delays in 2018. Yet the exchange's mission is...

December 29, 2018 by William Peaster 0 Comment
EOS Exchange Coming Via Huobi Pool in Early 2019

Huobi Pool, the mining wing of the Huobi Group business group, is reportedly launching an EOS exchange in a few...

December 28, 2018 by William Peaster 0 Comment
Crypto Mining Theft Snafu: Georgia Politico Jailed on Insurance Fraud

A Georgia state senator was jailed this week after being indicted for cryptocurrency-centric insurance fraud. The senator, who has since...