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Chainlink’s First Staking Pool Pulls in $170M of LINK Tokens, Hitting Community Limit After 2 Days
Staking started Tuesday, and 24.27 million LINK tokens were locked in by Thursday to secure the network.
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CDCROP: Shanghai, China (Edward He/Unsplash)
Ethereum Developers Target March 2023 for Release of Staked Ether
Staked ETH withdrawals are coming in the spring, while "proto-danksharding" will follow in the subsequent hard fork in the fall.
CDCROP: Shanghai, China (Edward He/Unsplash)

Sergey Nazarov (Chainlink Labs)
Chainlink Staking Opens With Initial $51M Inflow
Staking started Tuesday, and 7 million LINK tokens were locked in the first 30 minutes to secure the network.
Sergey Nazarov (Chainlink Labs)

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Crypto Audit Platform Sherlock Expects $4M Loss From Troubled Loans on Maple Finance
Sherlock deposited $5 million USDC of its staking pool into the beleaguered credit pool on Maple, which suffered a $31 million hit from Orthogonal Trading’s FTX-induced insolvency.
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Over $30M Pours Into ApeCoin Staking in First Day
The native token of the Yuga Labs ecosystem is unavailable to stake in the U.S. because of regulatory concerns by its parent foundation.
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Sergey Nazarov (Chainlink Labs)
Blockchain Data Provider Chainlink Launches Staking of Its Native Token LINK
Staking will provide incentives that will enable the Chainlink system to grow, according to co-founder Sergey Nazarov.
Sergey Nazarov (Chainlink Labs)

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Ethereum Staking-as-a-Service Startup Kiln Raises $17.6M
The Paris-based firm is betting on the growth of staking services after Ethereum's Merge.
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CDCROP: Shanghai, China (Edward He/Unsplash)
Ethereum Developers Agree on What Could Be Included in the Next Upgrade – but Not When
Staked ETH withdrawals made the cut – but the timeline for when that will happen still isn't any clearer.
CDCROP: Shanghai, China (Edward He/Unsplash)

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Anxious Ethereum Stakers Question When They’ll Be Able to Access Funds
Developers are determined to include staked ETH withdrawals in Shanghai, the next Ethereum update, but the timeline is still vague.
CDCROP: What Now grafitti (Tim Mossholder/Unsplash)