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Charles Hoskinson to Announce Date of Cardano's Smart Contract Launch This Week

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Wed, 08/11/2021 - 05:43
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Alex Dovbnya
IOHK is just days away from announcing the exact date of Cardano’s smart contract launch
Charles Hoskinson to Announce Date of Cardano's Smart Contract Launch This Week
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IOHK CEO Charles Hoskinson has announced that the date of Cardano’s much-anticipated smart contract launch is going to be revealed this Friday:

We had a lot of discussions with partners and other people, and it looks like we are on track for Friday to announce the date.

The cryptocurrency billionaire adds that it will be “a very achievable date.”

That said, he cautions the community that onboarding the exchanges will be “the final go-no-go.”

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The Cardano (ADA) price has rallied more than 20 percent over the past three days in anticipation of the smart contract launch.

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Alex Dovbnya (aka AlexMorris) is a cryptocurrency expert, trader and journalist with extensive experience of covering everything related to the burgeoning industry — from price analysis to Blockchain disruption. Alex authored more than 1,000 stories for U.Today, CryptoComes and other fintech media outlets. He’s particularly interested in regulatory trends around the globe that are shaping the future of digital assets, can be contacted at alex.dovbnya@u.today.