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Cardano Anniversary: Celebrating Two Years of Cardano!
Cardano and ada have recently celebrated its second anniversary of its listing, with a celebration event in Plovdiv, Bulgaria, on 28 September 2019.
The Cardano ecosystem entities and teams did their best to embrace the community and celebrate together, and to highlight the progress made over the past two years. A big thank you for all that have participated and made our campaigns so successful. Please read more about the event on our Forum and check out EMURGO’s 2-Year Anniversary Video down below!
IOHK Blog: Unboxing the Blockchain – the Shelley Testnet Making its Network Debut
About two weeks ago, a team from IOHK, along with Cardano Ambassadors and representatives from the Cardano Foundation, met at a co-working space in London. After a quick presentation, laptops were switched on and a few Rock Pi computers were booted up. An hour later, we had them all connected to a peer-to-peer network of nodes. It was the first instance of the new networked Shelley testnet available for the community to join. Read more about it in the link below!
IOHK also provides Shelley Testnet Newsletter updates weekly on Fridays. Please check out the updates on our Forum. And for the very latest technical updates you can follow all the commits and pull requests in the community GitHub.
If you are not already part of the conversation, you will find a hive of activity over at the stake pool Best Practice Telegram.
Cardano Foundation appoints Tommy Kammerer as Content Creator and Community Manager
The Cardano Foundation – in line with its worldwide expansion plans – has strengthened its geographic coverage in Europe by appointing Tommy Kammerer (@ADAtainment) as the new Content Creator and Community Manager – effective immediately.
This appointment is a direct response to the community needs for relevant technical content and is another step towards the Foundation’s community growth goal. Tommy is the first-ever Community Manager serving the German-speaking communities in Austria, Germany, Liechtenstein and Switzerland.
EMURGO Blog: “Blockchain Use Case: The Internet of Things (IoT)”
As our world continues to become increasingly interconnected with the advent of new technologies, we must also be able to adapt to new lifestyle changes. With blockchain gaining momentum as a pioneering technology for industries and societies, we can take a look at its potential application into certain emerging areas that show great future potential.
EMURGO Blog: “How to use GitHub and other tools to analyze blockchain projects and what they say about Cardano (ADA)”
EMURGO, as the official and commercial venture arm of Cardano — the first third generation blockchain to evolve out of a research-driven approach, manages the Yoroi repositories, the private Seiza blockchain explorer repository, the Cardano Reddit sub, and a number of educational, marketing, and outreach efforts; part of our job is to give readers an informative insight into the Cardano project.
EMURGO’s Cardano Progress Update #7 by Florian Bohnert
New EMURGO Update Video! Our CMO, Florian Bohnert, covers recent events including:
- The release of Tangata Manu by EMURGO and financed by the Cardano Foundation
- MOUs with Indian universities and Korean associations
- Partnerships with Blockchain for Europe and Chamber of Digital Commerce
+ much more!
Cardano Ambassadors in Bulgaria
The Cardano Community is truly something we can be proud of and we will continue to help grow it as best and as organically as possible. The Cardano ecosystem is about steady growth, both as a project as well as the community itself.
Last week’s 2-year anniversary event is one of such results. Let us introduce some of these special community members that have dedicated their time and energy to help make this community better, more involved and exciting. We invited four Ambassadors to the venue and participate in the event, and a fifth one helped organize it (Vasil).
Please check out some of their recaps, pictures and (sometimes exclusive) videos!
(From left to right in the picture are: Marin, Carlos, Vasil (co-organizer), Josh and Kenny)
Cardano Community Meetups
RSVP to these events!
15 Oct Cardano Anniversaries - Tokyo Meetup Event Japan Tokyo Emurgo / Cardano ada
14 Oct Cardano South Florida Crypto Hour - Inaugural meeting USA - Matthew Consolo/Hassan Michael
25 Oct First Cardano Blockchain Meetup in the Dominican Rep. by Pamel Matos
Nothing in your area ?
See if a group already exists on our meetup.com page and connect with the local organizer!
Start your own Cardano meetup group? Learn more here
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