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 DemandSolutionNews, Binance Academy, Bitsonline, and more. Enjoys tracking smart contracts, DAOs, dApps, and the Lightning Network. Learning Solidity.

Square Crypto

Square Crypto Gives Grant to Talented Lightning Network Dev

Open-source funding in the cryptocurrency ecosystem can be extremely challenging, so well placed grants therein can make a huge difference. That's why...

/ December 12, 2019 / 0 Comments
New York

Crypto Firms Take Note: New York Regulator Wants to Change Up BitLicense Rules

In New York, the BitLicense business licensing rules have proven to be the bane of more than a few cryptocurrency firms over...

/ December 12, 2019 / 0 Comments

Nike Wins Patents to Tokenize Limited-Edition “Breedable” Shoes (& More) on Ethereum

American footwear and apparel powerhouse Nike appears primed to be the latest major oncomer to the arena of tokenization -- that is...

/ December 11, 2019 / 0 Comments

Move Over Libra: Saga Launches Its SGA Basket-Pegged Stablecoin

Facebook shook the cryptocurrency ecosystem up earlier this year when it announced plans to peg its Libra stablecoin project to a basket...

/ December 11, 2019 / 0 Comments

Crypto Venture Studio Thesis Aims to Build Its Way to Becoming Major Zcash Stakeholder

In October 2020, the Zcash Founders' Reward, which funds key development around the Zcash ecosystem through a ZEC block reward issuance, is...

/ December 10, 2019 / 0 Comments
Maker DAI

As Token Migration Continues: Dai Stablecoin Supply Overtakes Sai Predecessor

One of the biggest cryptocurrency stories in the second half of 2019 was the MakerDAO project's high-profile upgrade of the Dai stablecoin...

/ December 10, 2019 / 0 Comments
Decentralized Exchanges

The Best Decentralized Exchanges for Cryptocurrency Trading

So you've tried centralized cryptocurrency exchanges like Coinbase and Binance, and now you're looking to branch out further. Have you considered trying...

/ December 9, 2019 / 14 Comments
Coinbase Card & DAI

Crypto Is Money: Dai Stablecoin Support Arrives on Coinbase Debit Card

If you can spend cryptocurrency in mainstream society, then crypto is money -- at least so says the tech's biggest proponents. Following...

/ December 9, 2019 / 0 Comments
Federal Reserve

U.S. Dollar Czar: “No Need” for Fed Issuing Digital Dollar in Next 5 Years

In recent weeks, there has been growing talk among influential U.S. figures concerning the prospects of "digitizing" the dollar via blockchain technology....

/ December 9, 2019 / 0 Comments

Etherscan Launches Block Explorer for Ethereum 2.0 Testnet

The first stage of Ethereum 2.0, Serenity "Phase 0," is set to launch in early 2020. It's a milestone some skeptics have...

/ December 6, 2019 / 0 Comments