The State Of Solana In 2024 | Austin Federa

Gm! This week we invite Austin Federa to the show for a discussion on the current state of Solana & the most exciting developments happening in crypto. We deep dive into the current state of Firedancer, how to build community within crypto & attracting developers to Solana. We then debate is economic security a meme & of course the latest meta... social tokens & meme coins. Enjoy!


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(00:00) Introduction

(02:11) The State Of Solana In 2024

(05:17) The Solana Foundation

(08:45) Firedancer

(11:37) Helium Mobile Ad

(12:56) The Solana Roadmap

(19:20) Crypto Marketing

(24:54) Blockchain Speed & Latency

(31:27) Permissionless III Ad

(32:29) Blockchain Incentives

(36:03) Is Economic Security A Meme?

(38:42) Issuance vs Cost

(47:41) Meme Coins & Social Tokens



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