Cardano

Building Daedalus Cardano wallet without nix by JF
This is a 2 part tutorial showing how you can create your own sovereign cryptocurrency using existing Cardano software. Part I explains how to set up a genesis block and get yo...
Create your own cryptocurrency using Cardano technology by JF
This is a 2 part tutorial showing how you can create your own sovereign cryptocurrency using existing Cardano software. Part I (this post) explains how to set up a genesis blo...
ELI5 Cardano ADA Staking Pool Pledge by @Cryptobill
There's been a lot of talk about pledging in Cardano lately. What does pledging mean? What is pledge, exactly? Do stakers need to be concerned? What will the minimum pledge am...
Building the Haskell cardano-node on Linux by JF
tl;dr; Jump straight to the build instructions The Details Looking forward to the Haskell mainnet, the next step in the Cardano project, I've begun exploring the cardano-...
Cardano Network Tools – CNT by @Cryptobill
Welcome to the crypto.bi Cardano* Network Tools - CNT home page. crypto.bi CNT is a Python implementation of the Cardano P2P protocol. Think of it as a programmable Cardano...
A Jormungandr jcli Cryptonomicon – Staking Pool Commands and Stuff by @Cryptobill
One of crypto.bi's contributors has been working on software for a Cardano ADA staking pool. So I decided to also take a look at jormungandr and ended up compiling notes, som...
ELI5 What is an adversarial Cardano staking pool? by @Cryptobill
If you've been following the Cardano testnet discussions then you've probably seen or heard the term adversarial staking pool. What does it mean, exactly, to be an adversarial s...
Cardano ADA in a Nutshell by @Cryptobill
Cardano ADA is a 3rd generation cryptocurrency being developed by IOHK. The Cardano project began in Tokyo, Japan, with help from a former member of the Ethereum development te...
What is “formal verification” of cryptocurrency software? by @Cryptobill
You may have heard that Cardano ADA is aiming for formal verification of its core software. What does it mean for software programs to be formally verified? Why is it important ...
Estimating Cardano ADA Staking Rewards by Gal Crypto
Updates In late 2019 Cardano launched the ITN - incentivized test network. Since then, stakeholders are able to run their own mining pools and earn real ADA rewards in exchange...