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Solana Aims For Moonshots With Its Groundbreaking Smartphone — Disrupting Google and Apple

Solana’s flagship smartphone Saga will be a game-changer in the industry giving developers a new alternative.  Though a notable achievement, Anatoly Yakovenko expects sales between 25,000 to 50,000 units next year.   Developers have heaped praise on the new smartphone for integrating crypto features in its push for wider adoption of web3. Solana jumps into smartphone[Read more…]

Cardano And Solana Could Become Egregious Failures Like EOS, Says Analyst

After an unforgettable couple of months, independent market analyst DonAlt believes on-fire Cardano (ADA), Solana (SOL), Uniswap (UNI), and others may end up seeing the same fate as Litecoin (LTC), EOS, and Bitcoin Cash (BCH), which went from dominant market leaders in the crypto market (outside of bitcoin) to what they are today: afterthoughts. How EOS, LTC,[Read more…]

After Over 10 Network Outages, Solana Proposes A Genius Solution To Solve Debacle

Solana has come under fire in recent weeks after it suffered another outage last month, preventing users from making transactions on the network. As the problem persists, users worry about the future of the blockchain. Solana’s co-founder Anatoly Yakovenko has acknowledged that the outages are at the top of users’ concerns and assured the community of the[Read more…]

Crypto Researcher Reveals The Dangers of Solana as Network Outages Persist

Justin Bons, the founder and CIO of Cyber Capital, has pointed out the Solana blockchain’s failures, which experienced its eighth major network outage over the weekend. In a thread, Bons – who describes himself as a full-time crypto researcher – stated that Solana’s reoccurring crashes result from bad design. He opined that the proof-of-history (PoH) blockchain[Read more…]

a16z leads $40 million raise for crypto protocol Golden

Golden, a crypto firm building a data protocol with web3 tools, raised $40 million in a Series B funding round led by a16z crypto, bringing the total amount raised to date to $60 million. Other participants in the round include Solana co-founder Raj Gokal, Dropbox co-founder Arash Ferdowsi and Postmates founder Bastian Lehmann, the company announced Monday.[Read more…]

Aptos Threatens To Steal Solana Developers As The Race For A True ‘Ethereum Killer’ Quickens

The race to find the Ethereum killer is not new in industry circles, and it seems a new competitor has joined the fray. Aptos blockchain, a new chain developed from Meta’s abandoned project, has received significant traction recently from Web 3 developers with many describing it as the new destination blockchain. The blockchain, which received $350 million[Read more…]

Solana Sees Meteoric Growth Against ADA, ETH Even As Founder Cites ‘Curse’ Following Network Outages

Solana was the breakthrough blockchain network of 2021, with its native token soaring to all-time highs. Barely a year from the stellar run, Solana has been blighted by a series of outages that have threatened the survival of the entire ecosystem. In an interview with Raoul Paul, Anatoly Yakovenko conceded that frequent network outages have[Read more…]