Cardano is a highly-ambitious project; the Shelley Phase is nearing completion and shall be unleashed by 2020. While a huge section of altcoins [even Bitcoin] employs the PoW [Proof-of-Work] protocol which can be categorized as energy-consuming, Cardano includes staking and Ouroboros which is a new Proof-of-Stake algorithm meant to amplify decentralization.
Wyoming is a territory in the Western United States, where the residents have adopted a pro-blockchain attitude for the sake of innovation. Caitlin Long is at the helm of the Wyoming Blockchain Coalition, and her association with the stock market is no secret. Input-Output Hong Kong has its head offices in this state too.
During the event planned for the 20th this month, developers from across the globe shall band together. Workshops will be conducted, presentations shall be displayed for interested parties, and so on.
Why Wyoming? IOHK will be supporting the @WyoHackathon on September 20 with keynote speeches and the introduction of the next phase of Plutus, IOHK’s smart contract programming platform, read about it on the IOHK blog now: https://t.co/DlGQIlOfnA #blockchain #smartcontracts pic.twitter.com/O0gutegcsr
— Input Output (@InputOutputHK) September 12, 2019
u/dealeris [on Reddit] runs Kaiserex.com. Recently, Cardano got listed on this platform. ADA/BTC, ADA/USD, ADA/XMR, and 15 more trading pairs are available. The exchange was established back in 2015. Meanwhile, Red Team Penetration Testers, as well as IT Professionals, shall be joining the key team during The Cardano Effect podcast arranged for this weekend. For more details pertaining to this event, head to this page on Reddit.
The IOHK-Emurgo contract may extend beyond 2020. Cardano is ranked at #11 on coinmarketcap. The price jumped up at a rate of 1.52% in the course of the past 24-hours. The trading volume recorded is $37.837 million, whereas the supply has 25,927,070,538 ADA coins being circulated as of this instant. Currently, the total market cap of Cardano is $1.172 billion. ADA is priced at $0.045214.