Welcome to the Cardano Daily Discussion!
*The standard sub rules apply here (see sidebar), with the exception that price discussion is allowed in this thread, though we encourage you to try not to make this the focus and talk about the project itself. Please ask questions, help others and be civil - be sure to get involved in Project Catalyst too!*
If you're new, please make sure you're read through the [**newbies guide**](https://www.reddit.com/r/cardano/comments/lnj5ne/getting_started_guide_a_newbies_guide_to_cardano/hhcvkc6/?context=3) and share it with others (use the `?newbies` comment command to reference it).
# NFTs for Planting Trees
You can donate ADA and receive NFTs for doing so, each ADA is a tree planted, it's a win win! Read about veritree [here](https://blog.tentree.com/introducing-veritree/) and take part on [https://ito.veritree.com/](https://ito.veritree.com/)
# Project Catalyst
# [Project Catalyst Fund 7 Launch Guide Here!](https://drive.google.com/file/d/1E47HUA9Xikla1v9bvgxw-pR3_4kSnTye/view)
# ⚠️ Scam Warning ⚠️
**Please read the** [**Cybersecurity guidelines for Cardano Users**](https://iohk.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/articles/900005141163-Cybersecurity-guidelines-for-Cardano-users)**.**
There are ongoing giveaway scams on youtube and many scammers lurking in Cardano's social channels impersonating ambassadors/moderators/official staff contacting users via direct messages.
For example, searching 'cardano' on youtube and sorting by most recent upload date shows several giveaway scams running (all videos in screenshot are scams):
[Ongoing 'giveaway' scams on Youtube](https://preview.redd.it/0wjjzhg4lxj71.png?width=1311&format=png&auto=webp&s=753a8d62ad036c...
Plutus, Cardano’s smart contracts platform has seen massive growth since Alonzo mainnet launch that played out in September 2021. This tremendous growth recorded has boosted its ability to compete wit...
Kraken, one of the world’s largest exchanges, has recently published an article to highlight the major difference between Cardano, the largest proof-of-stake (PoS) blockchain, and Ethereum, the larges...
A number of significant developments have taken place on the Cardano (ADA) blockchain in the last few months, including the addition of smart contract capability, which has, in turn, increased activit...