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A programming language based on Haskell used to write smart contracts on the Cardano blockchain.
A program to recruit and train developers in Plutus for the Cardano ecosystem. Use this tag for questions regarding the Plutus pioneer program. Keep lecture and homework questions brief and on-topic.…
The official command line interface to interact with a Cardano node.
A device or software that stores public and/or private keys for cryptocurrency transactions and keeps track of their balances and attributes.
The top-level component for a node.
A digital agreement that specifies where funds/tokens/assets should go, and under what conditions they will be sent, executing a deal only when all the conditions are met.
Transferring assets from one address to another.
units of data that certify a digital asset to be unique (non-interchangeable). An abbreviation of Non-Fungible Token
A piece of software that creates and validates blocks for the blockchain and gets a reward in return. Users can choose to delegate their ADA to a stake pool to get a cut of the stake pool rewards.
Plutus Playground provides an environment for writing and testing smart contracts before they are released on the Cardano blockchain.
For questions on how to use the cardano-serialization-library, a library for serialization & deserialization of data structures used in Cardano’s Haskell implementation of Shelley, along with useful u…
For questions about cardano-db-sync, one of the core Cardano components, which provides a convenient way to find and query historical information from the Cardano blockchain through the use of a Struc…
For Haskell programming questions specifically related to Cardano. For more generic programming questions about Haskell, please consider using Stack Overflow instead.
Delegating ADA to a stake pool to earn rewards
tokens created on the Cardano network
Anything referencing to Blockfrost API.
A full-node wallet for Cardano's currency, Ada and its native tokens.
A unique wallet address. Used to manage and store funds in UTxOs.
The process of creating a new native asset on Cardano. Minted assets can be fungible or non-fungible.
For questions regarding unspent transaction outputs (UTxO) aka. extended unspent transaction outputs (eUTxO) of Cardano.
An obsolete Cardano test network. Please use Preview or Preprod instead. Used to validate and test new features prior to implementation on the production network (mainnet)
The currency associated with Cardano.
tokens (aka. native assets) created on the Cardano network
Nami is an open source Cardano light wallet.
Cabal is a system for building and packaging Haskell libraries and programs.
Questions about blockchain in general, when other tags cannot quite capture the essence of the question.
Application Programming Interface
a package manager and build system that parses reproducible build instructions specified in the Nix Expression Language
Publicly visible data attached to a transaction and stored on the blockchain. This can be anything from a simple message to complex JSON objects.
A light wallet for Cardano. Available as a browser-extension and as a mobile app.
applications that run on a distributed computing system. Also known as dApps
Code that is executed "on-chain", is used to validate transactions that involve smart contracts.