Telegram new digi-currency platform is named as Telegram Open Network. Or then shortened as TON. The digital assets that used is called Gram.
Gram can be purchased through a blockchain startup in Southeast Asia, Tokenomy. Gram Asia’s Chief Executive Officer, Dongbeom Kim, announced the matter of their collab with Tokenomy.
“In the collab with Tokenomy, we are happy to offer 260 million of the users from Indonesia, to have favored access in the Telegram Open Network ecosystem.” said by him via an official statement, Saturday, August 17, 2019.
The sale of the currency will be made on August 19, and lasts kind of two weeks. If you are interested, you can buy it at the Tokenomy Launchpad.
Telegram Open Network is said to be able to solve the problems. As samples, on the process of the buying, storing, and sending digi assets.
Beside, this platform is claimed to be designed fast, secure, scalable. And can handle millions of the transactions per second.
TON makes Telegram to be a multifunctional app. This means that the app no longer only has a messaging service. But, it can be use to another function.