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Aug 26 2022

Cardano hard fork ‘closer’ as 42% of blocks have upgraded SPOs

Aug 26 2022 Published at Coinscreed under tags  cardano hard fork iohk news

Before conducting the Vasil hard fork, IOHK wants to see at least 75% of new blocks come from improved nodes in addition to two additional "important signs". The blockchain business that runs the Cardano network, Input Output Hong Kong (IOHK), has revealed the status of three crucial indications that will launch the mainnet update, claiming […] The post...

Jul 04 2022

Most consequential Cardano upgrade since smart contracts readying for launch

Jul 04 2022 Published at CryptoNinjas under tags  cardano iohk networks & protocols

The Cardano blockchain platform has now successfully completed the first stage in its most significant update since it introduced smart contracts two years ago,...

Jun 22 2022

Cardano developers postpone long-awaited Vasil hard fork by a month

Jun 22 2022 Published at Coinscreed under tags  cardano iohk vasil

The blockchain engineering group behind the Cardano network, Input Output Hong Kong (IOHK), has published some "disappointing news," citing a one-month delay to the long-awaited Vasil upgrade. According to Cardano co-founder Charles Hoskinson, the Vasil upgrade would give a "huge performance gain to Cardano" and its smart contract capabilities. It was originally scheduled to close […] The post...

Sep 27 2021

Cardano (ADA) developers can now leverage Chainlink for better smart contracts

Sep 27 2021 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  alonzo cardano chainlink coti defi

Cardano is scaling up its decentralized finance (DeFi) smart contract development with a new partnership with Chainlink who will be providing the upgraded crypto asset with its oracle integration services for developers on the ecosystem. This was...

Sep 25 2021

Top Crypto News: 09/24

After making a daily low of $41,018, Bitcoin is now trading at $42,926. Meanwhile, the second-largest cryptocurrency, Ethereum, is trading close to $2,946. Let’s deep dive into some interesting crypto news stories for today....

Sep 14 2021

Cardano blockchain upgrade sees over 100 smart contracts in the first 24 hours

Sep 14 2021 Published at CryptoNinjas under tags  cardano iohk networks & protocols

Cardano, the third-biggest blockchain by market cap, on Sunday, September 12th, successfully executed the Alonzo hard fork, an upgrade to give the blockchain ‘smart contract’ functionality, which gives developers the ability to create decentralized apps with advanced use-cases. Within 24 hours, the platform saw over 100 smart contracts run on the network, with its first decentralized application also already deployed. By building...

Aug 13 2021

Cardano (ADA) Launches Smart Contract Public Testnet With Alonzo Purple

Aug 13 2021 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  ada adausd adausdt alonzo purple cardano

Cardano continues to make strides on the smart contracts front. The Alonzo White Hard Fork was released last month and is working as intended. This put the network even one step closer to successfully implementing smart contracts for the riders public. Staying true to this plan, the Cardano network has now unveiled the public testate for smart contracts. Related Reading |...

Jul 03 2021

Grayscale Adds Support For Cardano (ADA)

Jul 03 2021 Published at Altcoin Buzz under tags  ada cardano grayscale iohk nervos

In another remarkable development for the Cardano ecosystem, leading cryptocurrency management fund, Grayscale, has added Cardano’s native token (ADA) to its large-cap fund. Announcing the addition via its official Twitter handle, Grayscale disclosed that ADA is now the investment firm’s third- largest crypto holding. Welcome aboard,...

Cardano(ADA) Price Jumps 7% Post-Grayscale Addition, 71% Circulation Supply Staked

Jul 03 2021 Published at Coingape under tags  ada adabch adabnb adabtc adabusd

Cardano(ADA), the fifth-largest cryptocurrency by market cap has seen a 7% rise in its price over the past 24-hours especially after Grayscale added it to their popular Digital Large Cap Fund with the third-highest allocation. The price of ADA was trading at $1.40 at the time of writing, rising from a daily low of $1.29. The post Cardano(ADA) Price Jumps 7% Post-Grayscale Addition,...

Jun 26 2021

Cardano Governance Model is Better Than Polkadot – Charles Hoskinson

Jun 26 2021 Published at Altcoin Buzz under tags  ada cardano charles hoskinson iohk polkadot

IOHK (Input Output Hong Kong) co-founder and CEO, Charles Hoskinson, has said that Cardano’s governance model is superior to that of its competitor Polkadot. Charles Hoskinson disclosed this in an interview with artificial intelligence researcher, Lex Fridman, on episode 192 of the Lex-Fridman Podcast. He stated that Cardano (ADA) possesses significant benefits over closet blockchain platform rival, Polkadot (DOT). According to...

Jun 23 2021

IOHK to integrate Cardano into decentralized crypto trading platform Orion

Orion, a DeFi ecosystem and crypto trading platform along with blockchain engineering company IOHK, today announced a partnership to integrate the Cardano blockchain into Orion's trading terminal. The...

Jun 18 2021

Is Cardano’s Charles Hoskinson Working On An Algorithmic Stablecoin ?

Following from his five hours guest spot in Lex Fridman’s podcast, Charles Hoskinson is back at his desk. And true to his academic nature, he promises that his company IOHK will release a paper on algorithmic stablecoins “...

IOHK Unveils Alonzo Blue 2.0 Testnet on Cardano

In another big move for the blockchain industry, IOHK (Input Output Hong Kong), the technology firm behind Cardano, has announced the launch of Alonzo Blue 2.0 testnet on Cardano. IOHK disclosed the release of Alonzo Blue 2.0 to the Cardano testnet via a tweet from its Twitter official handle; expressing their delight with the successful launch of the protocol....

Jun 04 2021

IOHK and Nervos: Establishing Interoperability on Cardano

Jun 04 2021 Published at Altcoin Buzz under tags  ada cardano ckb cryptocurrency news iohk

Input Output Hong Kong and Chinese blockchain company Nervos have teamed up to announce the first cross-chain bridge for the Cardano ecosystem. In an announcement on June 4, IOHK stated that it was collaborating with Nervos to build a bridge of interoperability between Cardano and the Nervos Network. Once completed, this pioneering cross-chain bridge will enable users to transact assets between the two...

Jun 03 2021

Top Crypto News: 06/03

The high volatility in the cryptocurrency market seems to be fading as the price of the popular digital coins are now stabilizing. At the time of publication, Bitcoin is trading at $38,948, up by 4.1% in the last 24 hours. Ethereum has also witnessed a rise of 5.7% and is currently...

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Apr 28 2021

Cardano’s IOHK, Ethiopia Partner Over Blockchain-Based ID System

In another big move for the blockchain industry, IOHK (Input Output Hong Kong), the technology firm behind Cardano, has announced a groundbreaking partnership with the Ethiopian government to create a blockchain-based national ID and attainment recording system. IOHK, via its official Twitter account, announced the new collaboration between the...

Apr 27 2021

IOHK partners with Ethiopian government for student IDs on Cardano blockchain

Apr 27 2021 Published at CryptoNinjas under tags  cardano iohk networks & protocols

CryptoNinjas » IOHK partners with Ethiopian government for student IDs on Cardano blockchain IOHK, the blockchain research & development company behind the Cardano blockchain, today announced a partnership with the Ethiopian Government, to implement a...

Apr 11 2021

IOHK Completes Decentralization of Cardano Block Production

IOHK, the developers behind Cardano, has successfully optimized the blockchain platform, making it fully decentralized and completely controlled by the Cardano community. Cardano parent company IOHK, in a press release shared with Altcoin Buzz, revealed that after seven months of hard work by its team of world-leading researchers and engineers, it has successfully put block production on Cardano network in the hands...

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