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Charles Hoskinson is the CEO and co-founder of Input Output Hong Kong (IOHK), one of the three entities behind the development of cryptocurrency project Cardano (ADA), of which he is also the founder. Hoskinson is also a co-founder of Ethereum, and was CEO from 2013 to 2014. 

Hoskinson has extensive experience in the cryptocurrency space, both as a developer and as an entrepreneur. This experiences founding Invictus Innovations, establishing the Cryptocurrency Research Group, being the founding chairman of the Bitcoin Foundation’s Education Committee and a director of the Bitcoin Education Project. He has served as the latter since 2013. 

Cardano, although it still undergoing development and working steadily towards releasing a fully fleshed out version of its third generation blockchain, has a lot of support and conviction backing it, with many investors believing that the network has the potential to function as a viable network well into the future because of its strong design and technical principles. 

Hoskinson is also well known in the cryptocommunity as being very communicative about the project's development, often conducting AMAs on Reddit and posting video updates on YouTube. His forthright comments and descriptions of the state of the market and the ADA project has received praise.

Cardano news: Key takeaways from Charles Hoskinson's appearance on the Crypto Crow

25 Nov 2020 3 minute read 0 comments Dennis Turpeinen

Yesterday Charles Hoskinson guested the Crypto Crow Youtube channel for a live discussion about all sorts of things. Even though Charles had just finished a 22 hour work shift dealing with his many projects, and the host for the show was a bit drunk,...

Cardano Plans for ERC20 Converter

28 Sep 2020 1 minute read 1 comment SaurabhR

Charles Hoskinson (IOG's CEO, founder of Cardano and co-founder of Ethereum) said in one of his youtube product updates that IOG is planning to build an ERC20 converter. Charles Hoskinson is well known for his surprise AMAs (As Me Anything) sessions...

Charles Hoskinson Founder of Cardano

3 Aug 2020 2 minute read 1 comment CryptoFinally

A couple of years ago when Bitcoin first came into existence, many people were overwhelmed with joy and glad that finally, we could see a break out from the constitutionalized system into a decentralized system where banks no longer had so much contr...

Cardano's Shelley Goes Live

30 Jul 2020 1 minute read 1 comment Abhimanyu Krishnan

The Cardano (ADA) has finally launched its Shelley upgrade to the mainnet after years of development, the team announced on July 29. The Shelley mainnet launch follows months of testing, which was incentivized with assets with real value. Shelley br...

Cardano founder Charles Hoskinson gets into twitter beef over old grudges

27 Jul 2020 2 minute read 0 comments Allen Walters

I had some doubts whether or not writing about this subject, but I just feel this needs to be addressed. So here we go.  After a tweet made by a Tezos fan, Cardano founder Charles Hoskinson turned it into a personal attack, claiming "Tezos" as a proj...

CARDANO and CHAINLINK Partnership on the Horizon

27 Jul 2020 1 minute read 2 comments TheProfessor

          In his latest AMA the CEO of IOHK and co-founder of CARDANO Charles Hoskinson has confirmed that he is in touch with the founder of and CHAINLINK Sergey Nazarov.          He also said that CHAINLINK is an excellent product...

Book recommendation from Charles Hoskinson - Life 3.0 by Max Tegmark

26 Jul 2020 2 minute read 0 comments Cryptotexty

Just a few hours ago Charles Hoskinson made one more livestream - Saturday Night Live. Such livestreams made me interested more in Cardano, and this is the best marketing tool that the whole Cardano ecosystem has. Now I watch all the videos, even tho...

Hoskinson: Cardano's PoS More Secure And Decentralized Than Bitcoin's PoW

18 Jul 2020 3 minute read 1 comment PassionCryptodotcom

According to Charles Hoskinson, Cardano's Proof of Stake (PoS) protocol is more secure and decentralized than Bitcoin's Proof of Work (PoW) . In a new whiteboard video, Hoskinson attacked Bitcoin maximalists Jimmy Song and Tone Vays and refuted thei...

Cardano's Goguen Testnet To Be Launched With Smart Contracts And Applications

11 Jul 2020 1 minute read 5 comments PassionCryptodotcom

Cardano Shelley's code was added to the main network a week ago  Cardano’s Goguen, the third phase of development will be launched in the third quarter of 2020  Cardano ADA corrects its decline against the USD  While the Cardano Shelley code has be...

The creators of Cardano and Litecoin agreed on a possible joint project

8 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Kluma

The founder of the Cardano blockchain project, Charles Hoskinson, invited the creator of the Litecoin cryptocurrency, Charlie Lee, to work on a joint project. Hoskinson stated that he “likes the idea of ​​testing cross-chain communications between L...