On Wednesday, Cardano testnet hard forked into the Alonzo period, thus providing support for Plutus smart contracts.
- Later, in less than five years, Cardano’s $ADA broke through the $3 level setting a new all-time high.
- IOHK, the blockchain technology company responsible for the development of the Cardano protocol, reported on Twitter after the Alonzo hard fork event. The next major event for Cardano is the mainnet upgrade on September 12.
- The $ADA price soared to $3.0965, which by now is today’s intraday high and the new all-time high. Now, $ADA is trading around an estimated $3.0459, up 9.30% in the last 24-hour duration.
- Recently, Cardano has been gaining traction with mentions in major news, including French TV and CNBC. The New York Times also recognized Cardano as the cryptocurrency continued to gain mainstream recognition.
NTF artist Emma Lim is also among many Cardano’s fans who described Cardano as the best crypto project to invest in.
ADA USD up +5.77% Source: CryptoGlobe