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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.

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...

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...

Founder of Cardano Hoskinson: Five Years of Meticulous Work Finally Come Together

22 Jun 2020 6 minute read 0 comments PassionCryptodotcom

Cardano (founder) Charles Hoskinson discussed the time and effort spent developing Cardano , saying that most of the work required to get it started has already been done, in an interview with Ryan Selkis of Messari. However, despite a constant compa...

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...

Cardano Battra The “Ethereum Beast” - Charles Hoskinson

19 Jun 2020 1 minute read 0 comments PassionCryptodotcom

In an interview, Charles Hoskinson again pointed out that Cardano is clearly superior to competing projects like Ethereum . Cardano's team is made up of experts from science, finance and the technology sector, who are advancing the adaptation proces...

Cardano ITN: What is to become of it after the balance check?

14 Jun 2020 2 minute read 0 comments Cryptonsula

The cardano Incentivized Testnet (ITN) was launched sometimes back in mid December 2019, an event that gave the cardano community the ability to run stake pools and others to delegate their stake in order to gain staking rewards. In order to particip...

Cardano's Hoskinson Warns Against Crypto Ban, "Backdoor" Is Not An Option

9 Jun 2020 2 minute read 0 comments PassionCryptodotcom

Cardano inventor Charles Hoskinson warned in an AMA that cryptocurrencies with increasing adaptation could face increasing political pressure and even a ban. A backdoor allowing governments to access anonymous user data on the Cardano blockchain is...

Slow And Stable, But Shelley De Cardano Was Built With Care And Consistency

29 May 2020 4 minute read 0 comments PassionCryptodotcom

Charles Hoskinson discussed efforts to build Shelley, the next era of staking in the Cardano blockchain . The CEO of IOHK said that the company's "slow and steady" approach to development has proven to be much better in the long run, as it facilitate...