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Ep. #74 - Solana Explained: Here's What You Need to Know About the Solana Ecosystem (w/ Vijay Kalangi and Sreekanth Kalapur from SolRazr)

61 minutes

Solana (SOL) is the latest token to take the crypto world by storm. Branded as the "Ethereum killer", Solana was a huge winner in the most recent crypto bull run. Solana's price surged by 50% in a week to reach a new all-time high. At the time of publishing this episode, Solana's price is $185.92. If you're a crypto enthusiast, you'd have definitely heard about Solana. 

If you haven't yet heard about Solana, this episode is all you need to learn about this exciting new cryptocurrency. For this episode, I'm joined by Vijay Kalangi and Sreekanth Kalapur, founders of SolRazr - a newly-launched decentralized developer ecosystem for the Solana Blockchain. In this episode, Vijay and Sreekanth deconstruct the growth and rising popularity of Solana, the Solana ecosystem, Solana's rivalry with the Ethereum blockchain, Solana NFTs, and Solana's potential future value. 

A must-listen episode for crypto enthusiasts and investors.

⏱  Timestamps: 

  • 00:29 - Introducing Vijay Kalangi and Sreekanth Kalapur 
  • 02:03 - What motivated Vijay & Sreekanth to launch a crypto company 
  • 05:49 - Cryptocurrency explained in simple terms
  • 12:23 - A quick snapshot of what their crypto company SolRazr does 
  • 14:47 - What is Solana? How does it work? Explained with examples and analogies 
  • 19:40 - Why is Solana branded as the "Ethereum Killer" 
  • 27:28 - What are NFTs? NFTs explained in simple terms; why are NFTs so expensive?
  • 32:58 - What are Solana NFTs? What are the key differences between Ethereum NFTs and Solana NFTs?
  • 41:31 - What is the Solana ecosystem and what SolRazr plans to do for the Solana developer ecosystem? What type of projects will SolRazr support?
  • 47:02 - Top features of SolRazr 
  • 50:40 - SolRazr's allocation model explained
  • 52:39 - The marketing secrets behind SolRazr 
  • 56:44 - More info on SolRazr for developers and retail investors 
  • 57:49 - Solana's potential future value; closing remarks


Tools and resources discussed in the episode:

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