Movement & Aptos: Making Security Sexy Again | Rushi Manche & Neil Harounian

In this episode, Santi is joined by Neil, head of ecosystem at Aptos, and Rushi, founder of Movement Labs, to discuss the Aptos ecosystem and the Move programming language. They dive into the unique features and benefits of Move, the importance of security in blockchain development, and the collaborative efforts to grow the Move ecosystem. Neil and Rushi also share insights on the impressive growth and adoption of Aptos, as well as their focus on empowering builders and democratizing access to Move. Thanks for tuning in!

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(00:00) Introduction

(06:26) Why Aptos & Move Language

(19:18) Institutional Support

(29:00) Aptos Roadmap

(35:06) Sei ad

(36:04) Aura Ad

(36:52) Marinade Ad

(37:57) Mantle Ad

(38:54) Onchain User Behaviors

(46:05) TVL Growth Strategy

(59:56) Move Alternative Chains

(01:09:11) Integrated vs Modular

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Disclaimer: Nothing said on Empire is a recommendation to buy or sell securities or tokens. This podcast is for informational purposes only, and any views expressed by anyone on the show are solely our opinions, not financial advice. Santiago, Jason, and our guests may hold positions in the companies, funds, or projects discussed.

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