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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 8, 2019 by William Peaster 0 Comment
March of the Smart Contracts: Bits of Open Possibility in Open Finance

Are smart contracts the future of open finance? Who knows for now, but it's clear the possibilities around the blockchain-based...

February 5, 2019 by William Peaster 0 Comment
On the Zcash Counterfeit Flaw Fix: Questions to Ponder

Upon the news the Zcash team fixed a flaw last year that could've allowed for the unchecked creation of counterfeit...

February 4, 2019 by William Peaster 0 Comment
Crypto Futures Are the Future at Kraken, Beyond: Some Takeaways

The cryptoeconomy may be down for now, but Kraken's not miffed per its newest acquisition. The San Francisco-based exchange has...

February 2, 2019 by William Peaster 0 Comment
Bitcoin Legal ‘Money’ in U.S.? One Federal Court Says Aye

This week, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan asserted its position that bitcoin is "money"...

February 1, 2019 by William Peaster 0 Comment
Grizzled: Welcome the Longest Bitcoin Bear Market Yet

The bitcoin price last peaked just below $20,000 USD on December 17th, 2017. It's now been 411 days since then,...

January 31, 2019 by William Peaster 0 Comment
Future’s Now, Ethereum: Unto Faith and Flame Toward Serenity

Advancing toward its Serenity "ETH 2.0" upgrade, Ethereum and its ecosystem are evolving. And while building and soul searching proliferate...

January 31, 2019 by William Peaster 0 Comment
On the SWIFT and R3 Blockchain Team-Up: What’s the Deal?

International payments powerhouse SWIFT has announced it will be linking R3's Corda blockchain to its Global Payments Innovation (GPI) framework....

January 29, 2019 by William Peaster 0 Comment
Gemini Exchange Touts Major Audit with ‘Big Four’ Auditor Deloitte

Gemini has announced its completion of a SOC 2 security and privacy exam held by one of the world's "Big Four"...