Cardano is a third-generation blockchain platform that aims to offer a more secure, sustainable, and scalable ecosystem for decentralized applications and smart contracts.
A dApp is a type of application that is built on a blockchain network and operates using smart contracts. Smart contracts are self-executing contracts that are programmed with the terms of the agreement between buyer and seller.
A DAO is a type of organization that is built on a blockchain network and operates using smart contracts. It is designed to be decentralized, meaning that it is not controlled by a single entity or organization.
DeFi is a financial system that operates on blockchain technology. It allows users to access financial services such as lending, borrowing, trading, and investing without the need for traditional financial intermediaries.
Web 3.0, also known as the decentralized web or the semantic web, is a new era of the internet that promises to be more secure, transparent, and decentralized than ever before. The key feature of Web 3.0 is the use of blockchain technology and decentralized applications (dApps).
Decentralization refers to the process of distributing power and authority away from a central point or entity. In the context of technology, decentralization often involves the use of distributed ledger technology.
Decentralized exchanges (DEXs) are cryptocurrency exchanges that operate on a blockchain network, allowing for peer-to-peer trading without the need for a centralized intermediary.