- Cardano (ADA)
- Live Price $0.0493
- 24h % 1.34%
- Market Cap$1.53 B
- Volume$158.62 M
- Available Supply31.11 B ADA
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What is Cardano?
Cardano is a smart contract platform that runs the Cardano Settlement Layer (CSL) blockchain for the cryptocurrency ADA. It is a decentralized public blockchain quite similar to Ethereum, being a cryptocurrency which is open source. With the currency being open source, your are guaranteed faster transfers, and security through cryptography. Cardano aims to be the digital platform which fixes some of the industry’s biggest problems.
History of Cardano
Cardano’s development started in 2015 with the aim to change the way cryptocurrencies are built. In 2016 it was sold as an ICO before officially launching as a cryptocurrency in September 2017 by Jeremy Wood and Charles Hoskinson who co-founded Ethereum. To date, Cardano stays in 5th place with around 20 billion in coin market cap.
How to buy Cardano
With Cardano being in the top 10 cryptocurrencies it is easy to find exchanges and services that have Cardano listed. The wallet that is best for ADA is Daedalus, which is a secure wallet specifically for the currency.
There are a few ways that people can get Cardano;
• Use real money to buy Cardano.
• Exchange other cryptos for Cardano.
• From peer-to-peer sources.
Ethereum vs Cardano
Cardano and Ethereum are two of the most recognised blockchain platforms. Ethereum first launched in January 2014, so it has had a three-year head start over Cardano, which launched in September 2017. Regardless of the head start, Cardano has one of the biggest coin supplies with a total of 45 billion, and Ethereum having just over 100 million.
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