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William M. Peaster is an editor and cryptocurrency writer. He is not a financial adviser. He enjoys covering both the promise and warts of the emerging cryptoeconomy. Follow him on Twitter: @WPeaster


Pool

“No Loss” Lotto Comes to Ethereum: Builders Commit to Open-Sourcing the Code

A "no loss" lottery built atop Ethereum -- PoolTogether -- quickly generated buzz in cryptocurrency circles this week in being the newest...

/ June 26, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Mining Environment

Bitcoin Back in Vogue: Firm Plans Massive Solar-Power Mining Op in California

Bitcoin's bulls are back, and so is the genesis cryptocurrency's mining industry. As such, one startup is on the verge of launching...

/ June 26, 2019 / 0 Comments
Chainlink Oracle

Oracle Partnering with Chainlink (LINK) to Help Startups Sell Their Data

Decentralized oracle network Chainlink continues to rack up high-profile mainstream embraces, with the latest oncomers being the startup arm of American computer...

/ June 26, 2019 / 1 Comment
Ethereum

Ethereum Org a Validator for Facebook’s Libra? Idea Gets Floated

When Facebook formally unveiled its Libra cryptocurrency last week, cryptoverse stakeholders instantly took to debating whether the coin -- envisioned as a...

/ June 25, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Bull Run

Bull Market: Best Days Ahead for Bitcoin? BTC Predicted to Reach $21k This Year

During the 2018 bear market, the cryptoeconomy's naysayers drummed many in the mainstream into thinking the bitcoin price was on a one-way...

/ June 25, 2019 / 0 Comments
Raspberry Pi

Raspberry Pi 4 Unveiled: Cool Implications for the Cryptocurrency Space

On June 24th, the Raspberry Pi Foundation, developers of the popular and inexpensive single-board computer series, announced their fourth edition: the Raspberry...

/ June 25, 2019 / 0 Comments
Ethereum

Ycash & Alternateth: The Rise of the Friendly Cryptocurrency Forks

Cryptocurrency forks have traditionally fallen into a few categories: those conducted as planned maintenance (Ethereum's Constantinople upgrade), those resulting from governance disputes...

/ June 24, 2019 / 0 Comments
Galaxy Digital

Cryptocurrency Merchant Bank Galaxy Digital Moves Into Options Contracts

Cryptocurrency merchant bank Galaxy Digital is moving into the cryptocurrency derivatives arena. Popularly known for its founder, the ex-hedge fund manager and...

/ June 24, 2019 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Bull Run

Crypto Bullish: Bitcoin BTC & Ethereum’s Ether Smash Highest Prices of 2019

With a growing influx of optimism, hype, and the next wave of newcomers in the cryptoeconomy, markets around cryptocurrencies are heating up....

/ June 22, 2019 / 0 Comments
Content Creators

Roll, YouNow & LivePeer: Blockchain Plays for Content Creators

In many ways, major mainstream content giants like YouTube are ripe for disruption, so the cryptoeconomy's cuing in insurgents. A handful of...

/ June 21, 2019 / 0 Comments