Cardano (cryptocurrency)

Cardano (cryptocurrency)

Cardano is cryptocurrency based on an implementation of the Ouroboros proof of stake protocol.

Cardano is a cryptocurrency on the implementation of proof of stake protocol, Ouroboros. It an open source, decentralized cryptocurrency is based on Haskell code, providing industry strength security and protection.

The Cardano project began in 2015. It is a search-first driven approach and a product as a result of scientific philosophy. It aims to provide a more balanced and sustainable ecosystem that accounts the needs of its users and other systems seeking integration.

Timeline

People

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Role
LinkedIn

BOB MCDOWALL

Charles Hoskinson

JOHN O'CONNOR

JULIETTE ADELFANG

MICHAEL PARSONS FCA

STEVE WAGENDORP

TOM KELLY

Further reading

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Author
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Kaleidoscope – An Efficient Poker Protocol with Payment Distribution and Penalty Enforcement

Bernardo David, Rafael Dowsley, Mario Larangeira

Academic paper

Ouroboros A Provably Secure Proof-of-Stake Blockchain Protocol

Aggelos Kiayias, Alexander Russell, Bernardo David, Roman Oliynykov

Academic paper

Ouroboros Praos – An adaptively-secure, semi-synchronous proof-of-stake protocol

Bernardo David, Peter Gaži, Aggelos Kiayias, Alexander Russell

Academic paper

SCRAPE – Scalable Randomness Attested by Public Entities

Bernardo David, Ignacio Cascudo

Academic paper

Sidechains – Non-interactive proofs of proof-of-work

Aggelos Kiayias, Andrew Miller, Dionysios Zindros

Academic paper

Why we are building Cardano

Cardano

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News

Title
Author
Date
Publisher
Description
Omar Faridi
July 5, 2020
Crowdfund Insider
Cardano's ADA might be listed on Coinbase in late 2020, while token's holders may soon stake it via Coinbase Custody.
Omar Faridi
June 27, 2020
Crowdfund Insider
Lars Brünjes, Director of Education at IOHK, a company supporting Cardano development, says DLT platform aims to be truly decentralized.
Omar Faridi
May 22, 2020
Crowdfund Insider
Cardano (ADA) founder Charles Hoskinson has confirmed that IOHK has joined Hyperledger and W3C initiatives.
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