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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 ITN: ON or OFF? The ITN community to decide!

19 Jun 2020 3 minute read 1 comment Cryptonsula

The ITN may not die after all  In a twist of fate, the Cardano Incentivized Testnet (ITN) which was scheduled to be shut off today, may be out of death row and continue to exist, even past the upcoming Shelley main net release of July 29, 2020. Addre...

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 Testnet Blockchain Sees Genesis Block Created

28 Apr 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Abhimanyu Krishnan

On April 26, Cardano (ADA) founder Charles Hoskinson announced that the project had created the genesis block for the testnet version of its Shelley blockchain, which is one phase in its long roadmap to create a next generation blockchain that has st...

Cardano Founder Suggests that Blockstream Co-founder Adam Back Could be Satoshi

27 May 2020 1 minute read 3 comments Abhimanyu Krishnan

Cardano founder and CEO of IOHK Charles Hoskinson has put forward his theory on the identity of Satoshi Nakamoto, saying that Blockstream founder Adam Back “checks a lot of the boxes” in an interview with CoinTelegraph on May 21. Hoskinson makes it...

Why Cardano is the right investment right now! PART 2. A comparison with Ethereum.

7 Mar 2021 3 minute read 0 comments CryptoBible00789

Hi everyone, let's compare Cardano with Ethereum and discover why Cardano's run has just begun. Our Cardano articles: Why Cardano is the right investment right now! PART 1. A fundamental look at Bitcoin, Ethereum and Cardano. Why Cardano is the righ...

Cardano's Researching a Microchip That Enables Crypto Without Internet Access

22 May 2020 1 minute read 1 comment Abhimanyu Krishnan

Cardano (ADA) founder Charles Hoskinson, in a recent interview with CoinTelegraph, revealed that the IOHK team was working on a microchip that would facilitate cryptocurrency transactions without the need for internet access.  The chip is being resea...

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...

Why Cardano is the New Tesla in the making!

6 Dec 2020 9 minute read 0 comments darren242

Soooooooooooo~ The time has come for Cardano to break the $0.10 barrier for the past few months by gaining 62.5% for the past two weeks up to $0.164 from the time of writing.     Cardano is an exciting blockchain project which focuses on scalabilit...

Cardano Founder Charles Hoskinson: Crypto Must Provide Key Service To Existing Monetary System

26 May 2020 4 minute read 0 comments PassionCryptodotcom

Ethereum co-creator and founder of Cardano , Charles Hoskinson, said that a long-term chain reaction to central bank monetary policies was about to drain small and medium-sized businesses - while strengthening and supporting Wall Street and the wealt...

Hoskinson: The Cardano Code Base On A Level With NASA And SpaceX

1 Jul 2020 2 minute read 0 comments PassionCryptodotcom

Hoskinson explains that Cardano has the best code ever written in the history of computing. According to the CEO of IOHK, Cardano eliminates all the teething problems and problems that Bitcoin and Ethereum bring. Cardano is known as the third gene...