Cardano (ADA)

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Cardano (ADA) is a cryptocurrency and technological platform created by Charles Hoskinson, co-founder of Ethereum, in 2015. It is a decentralized platform that will be capable of running financial applications currently being used by everyday individuals and businesses. It was designed to tackle the problem of scaling that Ethereum currently faces.

The key feature of Cardano is the sheer amount of due diligence and care that goes into building the project considering that it is watched over by 3 organizations: The Cardano Foundation, the non-profit regulated entity; IOHK, a research and development firm created by Hoskinson to build financial services using blockchain; and Emurgo, a Japanese company that develops and incubates commercial ventures who want to revolutionise their industry using blockchain.

Cardano is also described as an evolution of blockchain into the third generation. The first generation blockchain was Bitcoin, allowing the secure and direct transfer of value between two parties. The second was Ethereum, allowing smart contracts to be run on top of the blockchain. However, these two generations presented many problems such as scalability and sustainability. Cardano is a third generation blockchain that intends to solve the problems of scalability, interoperability and sustainability.

ADA is the cryptocurrency behind the entire Cardano project and is the unit of transfer on the network. The entire project is special because it is built on scientific philosophy and peer-reviewed academic research thus creating High Assurance Code - a higher quality of code compared with non-peer-reviewed code. The Cardano team do not follow a roadmap, instead they follow a set of principles and philosophies that everybody must adhere to. This may create high confidence code, however, this also creates an issue of very long development periods.

In this tag you can discover Cardano (ADA) news, price prediction, opinion and analysis created by users.


Cardano is on a Hiring Spree - A Sign that Gives Me More Confidence in the Project

1 week ago 1 minute read Da_Sound $5.15 tipped

Cardano is a project that has high approval among the cryptocommunity, and even in polls has been shown to have the highest positive sentiment among the many projects in the market. Cardano is building a next generation blockchain platform that is sc...

What's The Realistic Cardano (ADA) Price at the End of 2019?

6 days ago 1 minute read CryptoChartWizard91 $2.95 tipped

With Bitcoin taking a short term tumble, it is a very difficult task to come up with a realistic price prediction for the end of the month because it could go entirely either way! If Bitcoin continues to fall as the month progresses and breaks beneat...

Cardano's adoption penetrates into South Korea Gaming space

6 hours ago 1 minute read CryptoTapas.com $0.24 tipped

Emurgo, official partner of Cardano, in a press release, state that it signed "MOUs With South Korean Government-Approved Trade Associations To Further Drive Cardano Adoption." South Korea is one of the most digitally advanced nations and nearly 7 ou...

3 Crypto Under 10¢ You Can Buy Today With Huge Gain Potential

1 week ago 3 minute read Chenhuang_defi $6.19 tipped

Altcoins are where the gains are at. Bitcoin is a good long-term HODL, but seasoned investors know that the best gains are made from investing in the right altcoins. Just take a look at Binance Coin (BNB), which has soared in 2019 despite many negati...

Four proof of stake coins

2 weeks ago 2 minute read tsakf $0.32 tipped

The are many different, consensus for cryptocurrency blockchains. Bitcoin, has the proof of work consensus. In a previous article, we saw some coins, with the proof of capacity consensus(Four Proof of Capacity coins). With the proof of stake consensu...

EOS, BNB, XLM, TRX, ADA, XMR Price Prediction for August 2019

2 weeks ago 6 minute read CryptoChartWizard91 $3.35 tipped

Here is part 2 for my August price prediction. If you would like some analysis on the top 5 projects for August, head on over to my last article over here. Bitcoin is finally heating up again after managing to claw its way back to the $10,000 level....

SUPER LOW PRICED CRYPTO INVESTMENT IDEAS THAT COULD PAY OFF BIGTIME

3 weeks ago 3 minute read Jeffrey Allen Kaufman $0.35 tipped

MY 5 BEST SUGGESTIONS FOR INVESTMENT IDEAS I’m going to list 5 Cryptocurrencies that could easily be golden eggs in the crypto henhouse in the next 5 to 10 years. These will be long term investment ideas and not the quick turn and burn “it’s my money...

Open Discussion...

3 weeks ago 1 minute read Jeffrey Allen Kaufman $0.09 tipped

Let’s talk. What Are Your Choices for a Wise $200.00 Crypto Investment? This is your chance to drop your ideas about what coin will make for a good investment. I’m interested in your ideas, thoughts and what coin or token will be worth riding into 20...

A Quick Review Of Cardano (ADA) Coin

3 weeks ago 2 minute read Rumi $2.16 tipped

Whаt іѕ Cardano? Cardano іѕ а project created bу Ethereum co-founder Charles Hoskinson. Thе description оn thеіr website reads а bit lіkе аnу оthеr kind оf cryptocurrency: “Cardano іѕ home tо thе Ada cryptocurrency, whісh саn bе uѕеd tо send аnd re...

CARDANO FACES THE FUD

3 weeks ago 1 minute read Jeffrey Allen Kaufman $1.16 tipped

No FUD allowed in Crypto. I have plenty of hopes for many aspects in my life. Hopes for my kids to have bright futures, hopes that maybe one day my wife and I can retire. We all have hopes for our futures and those hopes belong to each and every one...

Which Way To Go with Crypto

3 weeks ago 4 minute read Jeffrey Allen Kaufman $0.45 tipped

My Top Picks for Investments. Let’s get to the bones of the deal. There are plenty of coins out there, plenty. In fact, one could say a new one is seemingly born every day. Some matter and some don’t matter. Some are worth looking at and some will ne...

ADA: There are no Questions. Only Answers.

4 weeks ago 1 minute read Jeffrey Allen Kaufman $1.60 tipped

TO CARDANO OR NOT TO CARDANO… THAT IS THE QUESTION.   ADA has the vitality and diversity... It also has a blemish-free start in comparison to another well-known coin that it sits close to in rank and use. We won’t name names, but we have seen a new c...

3 Key Takeways From Cardano Founder's Recent Video Update

4 weeks ago 1 minute read Chenhuang_defi $2.74 tipped

Cardano (ADA) founder Charles Hoskinson regularly puts out long videos and answers on Reddit to offer updates on the state of the project. Not many projects and their founders do that, and it’s very welcome in a time where projects can be hit with te...