Cardano’s Shelly Mainnet: What is it and How Does it Operate?

The long-waited launch is finally here, and investors are now anticipating to know what this launch means and how it will shape the blockchain market. Cardano's testnet went live on December 15th, 2019, and within 24 hours of going live, Cardano holders had staked over 5 billion ADA coins, which are worth roughly $195 million.  According to a Twitter report by the research and development company behind Cardano IOHK, over 120 staking pools went live within the first few minutes…