Interest in Cardano is increasing as the launch of the Shelley Mainnet gets closer. This article is meant to provide a brief overview of where Cardano came from, what it is, who is developing it and the approach to development. It’s a quick guide in getting up to speed on Cardano.
Cardano is a 3rd generation blockchain protocol.
Blockchains get their name because of how they work. Wikipedia describes a blockchain as
A growing list of records, called blocks…