100 episodes

Frens Validator is a key contributor to the Cosmos ecosystem. Besides securing multiple blockchains, we educate our listeners by publishing thought pieces, insightful interviews, and project deep dives.

The Frens Validator podcast show is the hub that brings together crypto pioneers, exciting projects, and a thriving community.

Tune in with host Juri Maibaum to explore the multichain future and how to make it in Web 3.0.

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Frens Validator is a key contributor to the Cosmos ecosystem. Besides securing multiple blockchains, we educate our listeners by publishing thought pieces, insightful interviews, and project deep dives.

The Frens Validator podcast show is the hub that brings together crypto pioneers, exciting projects, and a thriving community.

Tune in with host Juri Maibaum to explore the multichain future and how to make it in Web 3.0.

    IBC Implementation & setting up a Validator on NEAR - with Bowen Wang

    IBC Implementation & setting up a Validator on NEAR - with Bowen Wang

    NEAR is coming to the interchain by implementing IBC - this is big as NEAR has a flourishing DeFi ecosystem. In today's episode, we will talk with Bowen Wang from Pagoda about the DeFi ecosystem on NEAR, IBC, and how YOU can set up a validator on NEAR. Enjoy!
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    DISCLAIMER
    All information presented in this podcast is meant for informational purposes only and should not be treated as financial, legal, or tax advice. This podcast’s content solely reflects the opinion of the producer, who is not a financial advisor. Investing in cryptocurrencies is risky!

    • 23 min
    Is MEV a Risk for Cosmos Decentralization? - with Mekatek

    Is MEV a Risk for Cosmos Decentralization? - with Mekatek

    Is MEV, and especially cross-chain MEV, a risk for the decentralization in the Cosmos ecosystem? In short: is MEV a huge opportunity for the Cosmos ecosystem to extract and generate values worth billions of dollars, or will it be a massive risk? This is what we will discuss with the MEV protocol Mekatek today. 
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    DISCLAIMER
    All information presented in this podcast is meant for informational purposes only and should not be treated as financial, legal, or tax advice. This podcast’s content solely reflects the opinion of the producer, who is not a financial advisor. Investing in cryptocurrencies is risky!

    • 56 min
    Will Cross-chain MEV end the Bear market? - with Skip Protocol

    Will Cross-chain MEV end the Bear market? - with Skip Protocol

    MEV is a hot topic in the interchain right now. There are many different views on this topic (i.e., are there good and bad MEV?). 
    But what is MEV, after all? How can we profit from MEV, and could cross-chain MEV end the bear market?
    This is what we will discuss with the cross-chain MEV protocol Skip protocol. Enjoy!
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    DISCLAIMER
    All information presented in this podcast is meant for informational purposes only and should not be treated as financial, legal, or tax advice. This podcast’s content solely reflects the opinion of the producer, who is not a financial advisor. Investing in cryptocurrencies is risky!

    • 46 min
    Why the App-Chain thesis will win - with Brent Xu (Umee), Eric Chen (Injective) & Hyung (Crescent)

    Why the App-Chain thesis will win - with Brent Xu (Umee), Eric Chen (Injective) & Hyung (Crescent)

    DYDX made the first move, and now many other Ethereum dApps may take the same step: launching their own customized Cosmos chains! But why is launching a chain so attractive for DeFi dApps? And will eventually, every DeFi protocol become its own Cosmos chain? This is what we will discuss today with Brent Xu (Umee), Eric Chen (Injective), and Hyung Yeon Lee (Cresent). Enjoy!
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    DISCLAIMER
    All information presented in this podcast is meant for informational purposes only and should not be treated as financial, legal, or tax advice. This podcast’s content solely reflects the opinion of the producer, who is not a financial advisor. Investing in cryptocurrencies is risky!

    • 59 min
    Cosmos to become THE Multi-Billion $$ MEV ecosystem - with Sunny Aggarwal

    Cosmos to become THE Multi-Billion $$ MEV ecosystem - with Sunny Aggarwal

    Will Cosmos become THE ecosystem for MEV? MEV is a hot topic right now and one of the fast-growing + most profitable sectors in crypto. The Cosmos architecture could allow setting up a wild MEV playground in the crypto industry. But what is MEV all about? Why are people talking about good & bad MEV? And what are the different approaches to maximize profit from MEV? This is what I will discuss with Osmosis Co-Founder Sunny Aggarwal today!
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    FOLLOW FRENS VALIDATOR: https://twitter.com/frensvalidator 
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    DISCLAIMER
    All information presented in this podcast is meant for informational purposes only and should not be treated as financial, legal, or tax advice. This podcast’s content solely reflects the opinion of the producer, who is not a financial advisor. Investing in cryptocurrencies is risky!

    • 52 min
    Former Terra projects becoming Cosmos chains - with DankuR, Kujira & Mars Protocol

    Former Terra projects becoming Cosmos chains - with DankuR, Kujira & Mars Protocol

    Former Terra dApps are now becoming Cosmos chains. The most recent examples are Kujira & Mars Protocol. Today, we will talk about both projects and elaborate on the upsides and challenges in order to become a customized Cosmos-SDK-based blockchain and what it means for the interchain! Enjoy!
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    FOLLOW FRENS VALIDATOR: https://twitter.com/frensvalidator 
    STAKE WITH FRENS VALIDATOR: https://frens.army/ 
    FOLLOW JURI: https://twitter.com/jurimaibaum
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    DISCLAIMER
    All information presented in this podcast is meant for informational purposes only and should not be treated as financial, legal, or tax advice. This podcast’s content solely reflects the opinion of the producer, who is not a financial advisor. Investing in cryptocurrencies is risky!

    • 1 hr 11 min

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23 Ratings

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