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Can Cardano be used to mint and trade gaming NFTs?

Being a total noob when it comes to using blockchain for development, I would like to know if Cardano can be used, at the time being, to mint and trade NFTs for gaming purposes and if this could be ...
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Minting a NFT (collection) with Blockfrost

I see al lot of NFT projects where you can buy 1 or multiple NFT's for a certain price. Like unsigned_algorithms, CardanoTrees etc. I am curious how these projects are created without the use of smart ...
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Getting started developing cardano-node

I encountered a bug in cardano-node recently and since I know Haskell - I thought to myself, why not try and fix it? I've done the following: Build from source per https://github.com/input-output-hk/...
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What is Alonzo?

I have heard about the Alonzo update, but I was not able to understand exactly what this will change for cardano. It is said it is a step toward Goguen, but that is not very explicit. How many steps ...
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Cardano Smart Contract Architecture Diagrams?

I am a "big picture" kind of person (yes, INTJ) and I am looking for a high-level overview of the Cardano Smart Contract Architecture. Did a preliminary google search and read a few articles ...
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Cardando project idea

I'm currently very interested in getting deeper in web3 and blockchain development. I will have this masters dissertation to which I'd like to propose a project that allowed me to develop some sort of ...
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Project One: IOHK light wallet in the making - where to find the source code?

There was a talk at the Cardano summit mentioning the new Cardano light wallet in the works by IOHK and Charles Hoskinson very briefly made a reference to the same project in his latest Dapps ...
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What should I be doing to become a top tier Plutus Developer?(Besides Plutus-Pioneer-Program)

I want to know everything there is to know about development on Cardano. I am currently following the plutus pioneer program, but would like to dig deeper. Are there any videos, articles, documents or ...
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What should I do with a validator which exceeds the maximum size?

In the recent months, I've been working on a conflicts resolution project and was starting to write the Plutus script. The problem is that, because of the complexity required, the script ended up ...
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Starting to learn development on Cardano blockchain platform

I am Wim. I want to develop dapps on the Cardano blockchain platform. I have a little bit of programming experience in Java. So i think i will start from scratch to learn Cardano and the development ...
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How to see the values of things as you code

How do I test different plutus functions to see if its applicable to be used in my code. How would I create the parameters that these functions would take in. For example below is a Vesting contract ...
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Is there an established pathway yet for someone with a purely mathematical background to become a fully equipped Cardano developer? If so, what is it?

Title asks my question. I have a mathematics degree (undergrad) and have dipped a toe in the water of software development in Python, but have no clue where the optimal place to start to become an ...
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