Here’s why ADA transaction volumes surpassed those of Bitcoin

Crypto investors checking out Messari’s charts and stats may have expected to glimpse Bitcoin or Ethereum at the top of the rankings when it came to 24-hour transaction volumes. However, many were stunned to see that the top crypto was sometimes Cardano, with ADA’s 24-hour transaction volumes often coming in above Bitcoin itself. While some … Read more

Cardano: Why Hoskinson thinks ‘we ain’t seen nothing yet on TVL’

Many are admittedly experiencing a crisis of faith when it comes to Cardano’s price performance and DeFi progression. To better get a grip on what’s going on, here’s what some ecosystem metrics reveal. ADA-lts in the room At press time, ADA was trading at $0.81, having risen by 1.97% over the past 24 hours while … Read more

Do Messari’s transaction volumes for Cardano tell us the whole story

Santiment, Glassnode, Nansen, Messari, DeFi Llama – which one do you like best for gathering data about crypto-assets and their metrics? While some minor differences in stats can be expected between these platforms due to diverse ways in which they measure blockchain data, one platform has come under the microscope for the way it is … Read more

The full story behind the ‘Cardano > BTC, ETH in transaction volume’ narrative

It’s always been hard to rank different blockchains thanks to the diverse ways in which their speeds and activities are measured. But now, one blockchain is under the microscope due to what some claim is a discrepancy in its transaction volumes. Messari-ing around with numbers The controversy began with Messari’s ‘Chains Activity’ chart, showing “estimated … Read more

Cardano’s Hoskinson unlikely to donate crypto to Ukraine for this reason

Crypto projects, stakeholders, and founders have all made a splash after Ukraine asked for crypto donations to help it resist Russia’s invasion. The numbers speak for themselves as more than $24 million in crypto has reportedly reached the country. Now, the Cardano community is feeling the pressure to donate. As is usually the case, founder … Read more

ADA’s chances of a turnaround coming soon? Know what Cardano whales tell us

At press time, Cardano’s ADA was trading at $0.7752. Having lost 27.41% of its value in the past seven days, it represented the biggest weekly drop in price amongst the top ten cryptocurrencies. However, price is only the tip of the iceberg as there are often signals and hints hidden beneath. To that end, here’s what … Read more

$8 or $58? 3rd or 7th? – What the ‘experts’ say about where Cardano will go

In 2021, Cardano was the third-biggest crypto by market cap, breathing down Ethereum’s neck. However, 2022 saw it in seventh place. To that end, Finder’s panel of fintech experts came together to predict ADA’s future price performance. The final estimate was well worth a read. A full deck of Cardano To make a long story … Read more

Stablecoins to P2P lending: Hoskinson’s predictions for ADA to standardize interest rates

It has been a tense time for the Cardano community as two projects – the SundaeSwap DEX and project incubator CardStarter – took their feud to court. Charles Hoskinson expressed his disappointment and urged other young builders to do better. However, during an episode of the Sean Kim show, the technologist was more upbeat. What’s more, Hoskinson … Read more

As this feud writes next chapter, Hoskinson has a warning for Cardano builders

If there’s one thing Satoshi Nakamoto doesn’t have to worry about, it’s getting snitch tagged when diverse actors building on the Bitcoin blockchain get into fights. Unfortunately, the same can’t be said for Cardano founder Charles Hoskinson who had to step in to comment on the ongoing spat between the Cardano DEX SundaeSwap and project incubator CardStarter. … Read more

Indonesia’s trading regulator approves trade Bitcoin, Ethereum, Cardano, but not…

Crypto-trading in Southeast Asia can range from commonplace to a religious crime. However, investors in Indonesia could soon trade cryptocurrencies – legally. On 30 January, CNBC Indonesia reported that the country’s trading regulator – the Commodity Futures Trading Supervisory Agency (CoFTRA) – has issued a permit to trade digital currencies/crypto within the country. What’s more, … Read more