The recent release of new functionality through the Vasil hard fork according to Cardano's development team, IOHK, and users’ comments has been processed successfully.
Cardano Vasil Hard Fork was seen as the second-largest event after Ethereum's Merge but was almost totally overshadowed by it. Some experts and cryptocurrency developers expect Cardano along with Solana to become an Ethereum killer, thanks to new advances like improved transaction processing capacity and quicker block propagation times.
Here you can find a long detailed overview of the upgrade, but we feel that even the following numbers are impressive enough:
Subsequently new projects are coming to the network:
We haven’t found any negative comments on the upgrade, but we also do not see any signs of a serious power shift in favour of Cardano. Maybe it will change in the future, we will observe.