In-person at ETH Denver, crypto insiders Haseeb Qureshi, Tom Schmidt, and Tarun Chitra chop it up about the latest crypto news. This week, Kyle Samani, scion of Solana, joins the show.


Show highlights:

  • why Coinbase decided to launch Base, a layer 2 on Ethereum and whether developers are building on it
  • how Coinbase might make money from it
  • whether it will be a permissioned, KYC’ed chain that requires users to reveal their identities
  • Kyle’s opinion on the allegedly fraudulent operations of FTX, in which his firm, Multicoin Capital, was an investor
  • how due diligence changed in the investing space after the collapse of FTX
  • what the future of Paxos looks like now that its primary source of revenue, BUSD, was impacted
  • why Kyle thinks the latest nearly 20-hour outage of Solana is different from previous outages
  • what he’s excited about in Solana now
  • how Jump, a VC firm, was able to “hack back” $150 million in previously stolen assets after a court order





Kyle Samani, managing partner at Multicoin Capital





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