A mainnet is an important concept for projects in the cryptocurrency space. Blockchain technology has proven itself to be a revolutionary actor across a wide spectrum of industries and its development has opened up the possibility for secure transactions between individuals using a decentralized database. However, these technologies do not happen overnight. There is painstaking work that must take place for even simple projects to come to fruition. This is where the mainnet and testnet enter the picture.

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  1. thesteve1 on 20. March 2019 at 21:27

    Mainnet simply means that a certain project is opening its self for a mass adaptation because mainnet launch means that the team is ready already for a bigger and better operation of their token.


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