The core component that is used to participate in a Cardano decentralised blockchain. (by input-output-hk)

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  • It costs $436 to deploy a smartcontract on Ethereum | 2021-09-23
  • Cardano Summit 2021: where can the programme be found for those 2 days? | 2021-09-20
  • Cryptopedia Chapter 4 - Cardano (ADA)
    References: Wikipedia) Cardano
  • Cardano is a decentralized public blockchain and cryptocurrency project and is fully open source.
  • Cardano is the most decentralised smart contract blockchain because it’s cheapest to run a pool. | 2021-09-18
    If it's to understand the specifications required, you have to look into the release notes, such as 1.29.0 (on mainnet right now):
  • Does no one remember this?
    Oh maybe you missed this instance where ADA did get stuck lol:
  • It's not a question of what's being built on Cardano. Everything is coming to Cardano. | 2021-09-15
  • Revuto NFT App Integration is Coming Soon! | 2021-09-13
    Last week was all about our news-bomb announcement at the Infobip Shift conference in Zadar, Croatia. In case you missed it, we unveiled the R Fund, a $2 million treasure chest dedicated to supporting projects building on Cardano. After watching our social media channels light up, this week we bring some news.
  • The launch of Cardano Smart Contract is happening
    In the past few years, several blockchain companies have emerged, claiming to be Ethereum killer. However, this year is critical for Cardano. Due to the possibility that Cardano’s technology may ultimately be superior to Ethereum’s, Ethereum’s market dominance may be at risk. In fact, Cardano’s blockchain team has set a date for their hard fork combinator event (HFC) to introduce smart contracts. This means that we’re on our way to witnessing the biggest smart contract breakthrough ever.
  • Could Cardano be an ‘Ethereum Killer’
    Founded in 2015 by Ethereum co-founder Charles Hoskinson, Cardano is a large public blockchain platform that is open source and decentralized, with consensus achieved through proofs of stake. Peer-to-peer transactions are enabled using the internal cryptocurrency ADA. With its peer-review strategy, Cardano’s main company, IOHK (Input Output), works with many universities on research and development. This is in contrast to the usual way of software development, where new features are introduced and adopted only after all members agree to them. Nonetheless, for Cardano’s smart contracts to succeed, several things must be accomplished.
  • ⚠️ System Status Update: ADA Deposits/Withdrawals Delayed
    For details of the technical upgrade, please refer here (
  • Ask HN: How to Get into Crypto as a Programmer? | 2021-09-12
  • ERC20 Converter launching in a few hours!
    Dbsync was a bug. This is public knowledge. All the Cardano code is public.
    Ok. well the issues are bugs. Which ones do you consider serious or problematic? I never suggested the code was bug free. I want to hear what people think are a serious issue.


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