Telegram’s Token Gram Will Go on Public Sale on Liquid Crypto Exchange

Telegram’s Token Gram Will Go on Public Sale on Liquid Crypto Exchange

Telegram, the messaging app giant, is putting its Telegram Open Network (TON) token, Gram, on public sale and it will be exclusively available on the fiat and crypto exchange Liquid. Now, a limited sale of the Gram token will take place on the Liquid exchange on July 10. The cost of the token and the targeted total for the raise are not being disclosed as of yet. The sale is being made by Gram Asia…

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Telegram Open Network to Scale Up Transactions via Sharding Based on Ethereum 2.0 and Polkadot

Telegram Open Network to Scale Up Transactions via Sharding Based on Ethereum 2.0 and Polkadot

Blockchain has been mocked for several shortcomings including price volatility, lack of standard regulation, and inability to process as many transactions as credit cards or debit cards. Well, Telegram’s TON team took it upon themselves to eliminate the last drawback by creating a medium to allow for millions of transactions at the same time. Telegram Open Network’s (TON) dApp developers (of the BUTTON Wallet) revealed last week that they plan on using sharding to scale…

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Internal Note: Telegram Open Network (TON) to Roll Out in Q3 2019

Internal Note: Telegram Open Network (TON) to Roll Out in Q3 2019

Telegram, the encrypted messaging service, revealed in an internal note that Telegram Open Network (TON) will be launched in Q3 this year. The report was first published on the crypto news outlet, The Block. More and more companies are adopting blockchain technology and implementing their own solutions to take advantage of the new realm of possibilities opened by this revolutionary technology. In an internal memo sent to investors, Telegram reportedly revealed that the network would…

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Russia’s Social Networking Giant VK Plans on Creating its Own Cryptocurrency

Russia’s Social Networking Giant VK Plans on Creating its Own Cryptocurrency

The emergence of cryptocurrency in social media platforms is one that we have played with in time past. A number of social media platforms have risen up to the task, as Facebook and Telegram are probably the most significant one; however, they are yet to clinch the deal to make this present-day dream a full reality. Last year, Facebook announced its intention to create its own crypto coin that would be functional on the platform….

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Iran Forbids Collaboration with Telegram’s Cryptocurrency: “An Action against National Security”

Iran Forbids Collaboration with Telegram’s Cryptocurrency: “An Action against National Security”

If there’s something that authoritarian regimes hate is a certain influential element over which they have no control. Cryptocurrency certainly fits that description, and this is why autocratic governments attempt either to have some sort of command over it or to utterly prohibit its usage. Such is the case with the dictatorial regime of Iran. Javad Javidnia, Iran’s Secretary of Criminal Content Definition Task Force, has imparted that any type of collaboration with Telegram in…

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Report: Telegram Open Network (TON) Is 70% Complete

Report: Telegram Open Network (TON) Is 70% Complete

New details have emerged about Telegram Open Network (TON), a hotly anticipated blockchain created by Telegram. Telegram (Telegram Messenger LLP) is a London Based company who run a messenger app much like Whatsapp or Facebook Messenger. What distinguishes its app from the other messaging apps is that it’s highly secure, and because of this feature, it became the service of choice for terrorists. Telegram raised more than a billion US dollars to build its own…

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Report: Test Version of Telegram Open Network (TON) to be Released this Autumn

Report: Test Version of Telegram Open Network (TON) to be Released this Autumn

Telegram, one of the most popular messaging apps in the world, has probably had not one but two (!) of the most successful private initial coin offerings (ICO) in the history of crypto, raising around $850 million in each ICO. In fact, Telegram’s ICOs were so successful that the company decided to cancel its planned public ICO. With the mountains of cash that Telegram raised by selling its own cryptocurrency, Gram, the company set the…

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