EMURGO, the official commercial arm of the Cardano blockchain protocol, formally announced today Astarter — a joint venture with China-based technology firm BlockChain4A — to facilitate collaboration between the two companies to build decentralized financial (DeFi) services infrastructure on CardanoRead more
Research on blockchain development trends, compiled by Outlier Ventures, shows Cardano is the most developed from a sample of 50 open-source protocols.Read more
Uniswap (UNI) was among the best performers among the top cryptocurrency tokens by market capitalization in the previous 24 hours, logging better gains than other top cryptocurrencies, namely Bitcoin (BTC), Ether (ETH) and Binance Coin (BNB).
On Wednesday, the UNI/USD exchange rate jumped 13.
Input Output Global (IOG) CEO Charles Hoskinson won a $50,000 bet, with Polymarket, on Cardano launching smart contracts on time. The proceeds will go to a charity of Hoskinson’s choice.
So since @PolymarketHQ lost, they have to donate $50,000 to the charity of my choice.Read more
Cardano (ADA) welcomes much-awaited smart contracts with launch of Alonzo | CryptoSlate
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The price of Cardano (ADA) fell on Sept. 13 in line with the other top cryptocurrencies despite the completion of its hard fork upgrade dubbed “Alonzo,” which introduces smart contract functionality.
The ADA/USD exchange rate dropped 10.67% to reach its intraday low of $2.
A high-flying Solana (SOL) refused to land even in the face of a brutal sell-off in the cryptocurrency market on Tuesday. Two days later, the price of SOL rebounded to another new all-time high.Read more
Tuesday saw Cardano developers Input Output Global (IOG) confirm the Alonzo smart contract hard fork will take place on Sunday, September 12 at around 22:00 UTC.
This moment marks the culmination of four years of work and will make history in the process.
Cardano smart contracts are readying for rollout in less than a week. But, deep in the testnet phase, it’s emerged that a “quirk” in its eUTxO model may lead to issues of concurrency.
What does this mean?
eUTxO stands for extended unspent transaction output.
Several crypto projects, including Icon (ICX) and VeChain (VET), are rolling out features to accommodate vaccine passports. But Cardano will not be joining them in providing this technology.Read more