Post JUP Clarity: Why Solana Needs to Double Down on Product | Mert Mumtaz, Garrett Harper

The most hyped airdrop in Solana's history happened last week: the JUP (Jupiter) token launch. We sit down to discuss what happened, how Solana performed, the controversy, what's next and why it's time for Solana to double down on product!

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(00:00) Introduction

(00:36) The JUP Airdrop: What You Need to Know

(17:03) Why Solana Needs to Double Down on Product

(24:10) Access Protocol Promo

(25:12) Is Solana’s Performance Really Needed for Every App?

(30:57) Writing, Twitter and Finding Signal in Crypto

(40:56) Solana’s Writing Hackathon

(46:14) Launching a Token Is Stressful AF

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