Cardano (ADA) News, Price Predictions, Opinions and Analyses Created by Users

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 revolutionize 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: Building Crowdfunding Smart Contracts using Marlowe Playground. PART1

9 Jun 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Cryptotexty

ADA MakerSpace lesson to learn how things you need to think about when building crowdfunding smart contracts on Cardano blockchain using Marlowe Playground. This is PART1 of the ADAMaker.Space Episode, stay tuned for PART2. The episode made possible...

Top 5 Smart Contract Crypto Tokens

8 Jun 2021 3 minute read 0 comments Heath Muchena

Smart contracts refer to a business logic according to which all transactions on a blockchain take place. A smart contract aims to fulfil common contractual conditions. Smart contracts are deployed to the decentralized database for a fee proportional...

Catalyst Registration and Voting Guide

8 Jun 2021 3 minute read 0 comments poimandres

In this article we will present the Catalyst Project registration and voting process as it applies to all Funds.   Prerequisites for registration   1. Registration is possible through each of the following procedures: - Daedalus Mainnet (PC, without...

SwapSpace's Weekly Crypto News Digest | June 1 – June 7

7 Jun 2021 1 minute read 1 comment SwapSpace

Check out our weekly #digest on the latest #crypto news! Here’s what happened over the past week: Coinbase Lists Dogecoin on Professional Trading Platform Cardano to Launch Its First Cross-Chain Bridge With Link to Nervos Coinbase Debit Card Now Wor...

Yoroi Mobile Wallet: A Guide on How to Register to Vote IN the Cardano Blockchain Catalyst Fund4

5 Jun 2021 4 minute read 0 comments poimandres

  The Cardano blockchain Catalyst Project, a community fund dedicated to investing in and supporting developers looking to build on the Cardano network through the votes of ADA holders, is gearing up for the Catalyst Fund4 and Yoroi Wallet mobile us...

Gero Wallet, multi chain wallet. Cardanos Borg Queen?

4 Jun 2021 5 minute read 19 comments ChildOfTheMany

Defi is a pain. Brilliant, but a pain. To me at least. Sounds like a great idea, and obviously can be profitable for the user, but I could never understand it because it always seemed like chaos to me. Unrefined, complex, risky, and most of all, expe...

Charles Hoskinson Shares His Vision of Cardano at Meetup Event Ahead of Bitcoin 2021

3 Jun 2021 1 minute read 3 comments Sisyphuspush

Leading up to the start of Bitcoin 2021 in Miami, Cardano creator Charles Hoskinson shared his vision of ADA and blockchain technology to over 500 attendees at the Miami Meetup event.  Bitcoin 2021 is anticipated to be the largest Cryptocurreny even...

If Bitcoin was Nadal and Ether was Federer, which coins would be Djokovic and Tsitsipas?

3 Jun 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Cryptofab

While I am watching Federer vs. Cilic, a thought comes to my mind: in the Roland-Garros French open, the big favorite is still Nadal, as per bookmakers. Federer is not in the top favorites anymore, but he is as smart as Ether compared to the powerful...

Announcing the new stake pools chosen in our delegation strategy

3 Jun 2021 7 minute read 0 comments poimandres

In our commitment to the health and diversity of the Cardano network, we are announcing the new round of winners for the delegation.     Cardano's growth continues, enabled by a community of stake pool operators (SPOs) working towards the vision of...

Dormant Bitcoin account of 9 years now worth $33 Million Shows Why Holding for Years is so beneficial

2 Jun 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Lukros76

Now Bitcoin is as usual, the top of the chain and not really something to look up to as a possibility. It's a long shot that anything like BTC happens anytime soon, at least in the same manner as it did. But we can still learn a lot from looking at i...