CDCROP: AI Artwork Security Wallet Locked Safety (DALL-E/CoinDesk)
New MetaMask Product to Add Liquid Staking via Lido and Rocket Pool
The update comes two months before an Ethereum upgrade is expected to allow users to withdraw their staked ETH.
CDCROP: AI Artwork Security Wallet Locked Safety (DALL-E/CoinDesk)

Ethereum merge (Dall-E/CoinDesk)
Crypto Traders Are Already Placing Bets on Ethereum’s 'Shanghai Hard Fork'
The Ethereum blockchain's "Merge" last year turned into a focus of frenzied speculation in crypto markets. Now digital-asset traders are starting to handicap various market scenarios ahead of Ethereum's next big milestone.
Ethereum merge (Dall-E/CoinDesk)

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La cantidad de ETH en stake supera los 16 millones de tokens
Los US$22.380 millones en ETH en stake serán imposibles de retirar hasta la próxima gran actualización de Ethereum.
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CDCROP: Ethereum Highway Sunset (Dall-E/CoinDesk)
Staked ETH Passes 16M
The $22.38 billion worth of staked ETH will be impossible to withdraw until Ethereum’s next big upgrade.
CDCROP: Ethereum Highway Sunset (Dall-E/CoinDesk)

CDCROP: AI Ethereum Cityscape Art (Midjourney/CoinDesk)
Ethereum Upgrade Could Make It Harder to Lose All Your Crypto
Account abstraction – a concept recently embraced by Visa – could make Ethereum wallets significantly more user friendly.
CDCROP: AI Ethereum Cityscape Art (Midjourney/CoinDesk)

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Crypto Update | Who Are Sam Bankman-Fried's Politically Connected 'Wealthy Co-Conspirators'?
With a short squeeze adding fuel to the year's first mini-rally in SOL and other altcoins, plus a closer look at the co-conspirators who may have been involved in the FTX saga, CoinDesk’s “Markets Daily” is back with the latest news roundup.
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CoinDesk Research’s 2022 Annual Crypto Review
Even though 2022 was a bear market it was an eventful year for all facets of the crypto industry.
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Y00ts NFT collection via Magic Eden
Polygon Paid Top Solana Projects Y00ts and DeGods $3M to Migrate Chains
DeLabs, the company behind the NFT projects, received a non-equity grant from the layer 2 chain to fund its expansion.
Y00ts NFT collection via Magic Eden

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Ethereum in 2023: Here’s What to Look Forward To
Staked ETH withdrawals, scalability and more cool events are on the horizon for Ethereum.
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ENS saw a record year in terms of new users and domain registrations. (Dune)
Ethereum Name Service Recorded Over 2.8M Domain Registrations in 2022
The figure represents 80% of all registrations since the service launched.
ENS saw a record year in terms of new users and domain registrations. (Dune)