Cardano CardanoGerolamo CardanoGerolamo Cardano was an Italian polymath, whose interests and proficiencies ranged from being a mathematician, physician, biologist, physicist, chemist, astrologer, astronomer, philosopher, writer, and gambler. He was one of the most influential mathematicians of the Renaissance, and was one o…en.wikipedia.org is a decentralized, blockchain based system, powered by the ADA coin, the cryptocurrency which runs on the Cardano platform. Much like EthereumEthereumEthereum is an open source, public, blockchain-based distributed computing platform and operating system featuring smart contract functionality. It supports a modified version of Nakamoto consensus via transaction-based state transitions.en.wikipedia.org, it is a smart contract-based system and can be used to run Decentralized Apps (called DApps). But Cardano is a layered system; i.e. It has a separate layer which runs ADA exchange, and
As of June 2023 Cardano has a market cap of 11.02B. This makes Cardano the world's 7th largest crypto project.