Telegram Releases Test Crypto Wallet Despite SEC Lawsuit
Telegram, the messaging app company turned blockchain startup, has released an early desktop wallet for its “gram” token.
Oleg Tinkov compared Gram with a Ponzi scheme
The founder of Tinkoff Bank Oleg Tinkov spoke about Telegram’s problems with emission of its own digital currency. The businessman stated that “the world is not completely crazy” and compared Gram with a Ponzi scheme.
Telegram Looks to Cut Deal With TON Blockchain Investors After SEC Order
Telegram has notified investors that the TON blockchain project will be launched later than planned, pushing the deadline from Oct. 30 to April 30, 2020.
SEC Draws on Investor Communications to Halt Telegram Token Launch
To justify halting the launch of Telegram’s long-awaited $1.7 billion blockchain project, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) relied heavily on communications obtained from investors.
SEC Halts Telegram’s $1.7 Billion ‘Unlawful’ Token Issuance
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) secured an emergency restraining order against the Telegram Group and its subsidiary TON Issuer for their $1.7 billion token sale.
Telegram’s Gram Wallet Now Available in App’s Alpha Version for iOS
Encrypted instant messaging service Telegram has revealed a wallet for its network's native token, Gram (GRM), available in the app’s alpha version for iOS.
Telegram Finally Releases Code for Its $1.7 Billion TON Blockchain
Telegram’s blockchain project, TON, has entered the last preparation stage before going live.
Telegram Officially Releases TON Testnet Blockchain Lite Client
Encrypted instant messaging service Telegram has officially released a test client for its Telegram Open Network (TON), according to files posted on test.ton.org.
New York Times: Facebook Reportedly Shopping ‘Facebook Coin’ to Crypto Exchanges
Facebook is “hoping to succeed where Bitcoin failed” with its highly secretive cryptocurrency project, a New York Times (NYT) article published today, Feb. 28, argues.