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Our Most Read Stories This Week: Polkadot Change, SOL's Best Month, JustLend Beats Aave, Pyth Airdrop

The Defiant's most read stories for the week of Nov. 20.

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These are the top 10 most read stories on The Defiant during the week of Nov. 20:

  1. Polkadot is About to "Fundamentally Change," Said Web3 Foundation's New CEO: Polkadot is about to undergo a major shift, Fabian Gompf, Web3 Foundation's new chief executive officer said in an interview.
  2. Solana is Having its Best Month Ever: Solana is having its most bullish month on record, with major metrics from trading volume, to token price and total value locked, all trending up.
  3. Tron’s JustLend Surpasses Aave As Largest Web3 Lending Market: JustLend, the Tron-based web3 lending market, has overtaken Aave total value locked to emerge as the sector’s leading protocol.
  4. Non-US Bitcoin Miner Gets Caught Censoring Transactions: The Bitcoin community is up in arms after news broke that a non-US mining pool was excluding OFAC-sanctioned transactions.
  5. KyberSwap Dex Hacked for $48M: KyberSwap, a decentralized exchange and aggregator deployed across 15 blockchains, has been exploited.
  6. DYDX Token Surges Ahead Of Massive Unlock: dYdX’s eponymous governance token is up 20% today and 60% in the past 7 days after the decentralized perpetuals exchange unveiled that DYDX stakers and validators will accrue trading fees from the dYdX Chain.
  7. Pyth Network Token Goes Live With $75M Airdrop For DeFi Users: Oracle provider Pyth Network has launched its highly anticipated PYTH token with a retroactive airdrop for community members and DeFi traders.
  8. Tomagotchi-Like Fren Pet is Crushing it on Coinbase's Base Network: The top trending token pair on Coinbase's Layer 2 network Base on Monday was Fren Pet against wrapped ETH, according to DEX Screener.
  9. Avalanche Transactions Skyrocket 2,000% On ASC-20 Hype: Ordinals fever is spreading beyond Bitcoin, with Avalanche becoming the latest chain to develop its own token standard enabling arbitrary information to be inscribed onto the blockchain.
  10. JP Morgan’s Onyx Teams Up With Avalanche To Streamline Portfolio Management: Amid the ongoing crypto rally, major financial institutions continue to explore how blockchain technology can make their operations more efficient.

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